University of Puerto Rico – Arecibo

Address:
Finca las Dunas Carr 653 Ruta 129 Km 8, Arecibo, PR 00614-4010
Phone:
7.8-781-5E+1
Website:
http://upra.edu
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About University of Puerto Rico – Arecibo

University of Puerto Rico – Arecibo is classified as a baccalaureate college with a diverse set of academic offerings. At least 10 percent of all undergraduate degrees awarded are bachelor’s degrees. This mid-sized four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and fewer than 25% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% percent of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. No graduate degrees are awarded in fields available to undergraduate majors. According to data for fall enrollment, 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Enrollment data shows that only undergraduates are enrolled at this four-year bachelor’s degree granting institution.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate4,352
 Graduate0
 Total4,352
GenderFemale64%
 Male36%
Student Age% Under 2594%
 % 25 and Over6%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time91%
 % Part-time9%
Race/Ethnicity% White0.0%
 % Black0.0%
 % Asian0.0%
 % Latino100.0%
 % Native American0.0%
 % Race Unknown0.0%
 % International student0%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyFilm, Video, TV
Art Degrees OfferedBachelors Degree
Distance Learning Available
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
ApplicantsTotal2,640
 % Admitted43%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled88%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingNeither required nor recommended
 College Prep CoursesNeither required nor recommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationNeither required nor recommended
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Neither required nor recommended
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT0%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT0%

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$20
 In-State Tuition & Fees$2,076
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$4,098
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid84%
 % Undergraduates with Loans%
 % Undergraduates with Grants84%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,825
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,280
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,125
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,900

Neighborhood Data for the Arecibo Area

Median Age37.8
Median Household Income$17,958
Total Population47,226
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total47.2% 52.8%
 Age 0-955.2%44.8%
 Age 10-1750.4%49.6%
 Age 18-2450.0%50.0%
 Age 25-2952.1%47.9%
 Age 30-3946.6%53.4%
 40+44.2%55.8%
Race/Ethnicity% White80.1%
 % Black4.0%
 % Asian1.1%
 % Latino99.2%
 % Native American0.5%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)1.1%

Housing

On Campus Housing ProvidedNo
Meal Plan ProvidedNo
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,280
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$319
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $500100.0%91.4%71.8%
 $500 to $7490.0%8.6%0.0%
 $750 to $9990.0%0.0%0.0%
 Over $10000.0%0.0%1.3%