Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduatePer Credit HourComparison
For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is $4,940 for Puerto Rico residents and $4,940 for out-of-state students. It has been risen by 17.68% for Puerto Rico residents and increased by 17.68% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount ($11,075) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($24,462 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 estimated undergraduate tuition & fees for U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is $5,813 for Puerto Rico residents and $5,813 for out-of-state students. It is an estimated costs based on the last two years' tuition change rate and It may differ from the actual costs.
It has been risen by 17.68% for Puerto Rico residents and increased by 17.68% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. The living costs including for room, board, transpiration, and other personal expenses is $14,161 when a student live off campus for year 2022. The off-campus living costs decreased by 1.74% compared to the previous year.
U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOFF Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$4,198 $4,198$14,412
2021-2022$4,940$4,940$14,161
Change % 2021-202217.68%17.68%-1.74%
2022-2023$5,813$5,813$13,914
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Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
Cost estimates for 2022-2023 are based on last year's rate of change.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees is $3,990 and out-of-state tuition and fees is $3,990 for the academic year 2021-2022. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount ($11,332) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($22,809 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 estimated tuition & fees at U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is $4,398 for Puerto Rico residents and $4,398 for out-of-state students. It is an estimated costs based on the last two years' tuition change rate and It may differ from the actual costs.
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras has a law school and its tuition is different from other graduate programs, usually higher. The law school tuition is $8,680. See the detailed law school tuition at University of Puerto Rico School of Law page.
U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOFF Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$3,620 $3,620$14,412
2021-2022$3,990$3,990$14,161
Change % 2021-202210.22%10.22%-1.74%
2022-2023$4,398$4,398$13,914
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Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
Cost estimates for 2022-2023 are based on last year's rate of change.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour is $145. The graduate tuition per credit hour is $205.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2021-2022)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2020-2021$124$124
2021-2022$145$145
2022-2023$170$170
Graduate2020-2021$190$190
2021-2022$205$205
2022-2023$221$221
The 2022 costs per credit hour has been officially published by IPEDS and 2023 costs is estimated based on the change rate of last two years.
The next table compares the tuition & fees between University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras and its similar schools. The similar schools are based on factors such as school type, level, and rivalry schools.
Tuition Comparison between University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras and Similar Schools
In-StateOut-of-State
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras$4,198$4,940
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez$4,168$4,870
University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon$4,198$4,970
University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo$4,168$4,940
University of Puerto Rico-Humacao$4,168$4,980
University of Puerto Rico-Cayey$4,208$4,790

Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees and Costs of Attendance

Tuition & Fees

How Much is the tuition for 4 years at U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated tuition for 4 years at U of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is $22,077 for Puerto Rico residents and $17,228 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras have decreased over the last 4 years, the estimated tuition & fees are less than current costs in the table below. The actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or university system's tuition policy.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
Projected Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$5,162$5,393$5,635$5,887$22,077
Out-of-State$4,673$4,420$4,181$3,955$17,228
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$5,393$5,635$5,887$6,151$23,066
Out-of-State$4,420$4,181$3,955$3,741$16,296
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$5,635$5,887$6,151$6,427$24,101
Out-of-State$4,181$3,955$3,741$3,538$15,415
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$5,887$6,151$6,427$6,715$25,181
Out-of-State$3,955$3,741$3,538$3,347$14,581
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$6,151$6,427$6,715$7,016$26,310
Out-of-State$3,741$3,538$3,347$3,166$13,792

Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2022 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras.
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University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras 2022 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$4,940$2,168$14,161$4,940$2,168 $14,161
Graduate$3,990 $2,168$14,161$3,990 $2,168$14,161

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