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Address39 Ponce de Leon Ave, San Juan, PR 00931-0000
Phone787-764-0000
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2020 tuition and fees of University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras are $4,168 for in-state students and $6,152 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $3,620 for in-state students and $7,040 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $4,285 for Puerto Rico residents and $6,298 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $3,724 for Puerto Rico residents and $7,189 for out-of-state students. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Marketing/Marketing Management program shows the highest salary with $17,400 after graduating.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$4,168$6,152
Graduate$3,620$7,040
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$4,285$6,298
Graduate$3,724$7,189
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is 49% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 78%. The average graduation rate is 56%. Total 14,932 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics
Admission Stats »49% Acceptance Rate / 78% Yield
Graduation Rate »56%
Transfer-out Rate2%
Retention Rate84%(full-time), 50% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio6.67% (15 to 1)
Student Population »14,932 (11,657 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$4,984
Average Salary by Field of Study$13,400 - $17,400

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassGraduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
It provides several student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 300. It also offers separate board/meal plans.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanNo
Dormitory Capacity300


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