FAST FACTS
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Location:Humacao
Setting:Suburban
Population:58,466
Enrollment:3,495
On Campus:0%
Language:Spanish
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 08/13-12/15
  • Spring 01/20-05/27

Tuition & Payments
PLAN A: OPEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

PLAN B: OPEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$935

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$4,140

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
N/A

Campus Diversity
1%Caucasian
1%African American
84%Hispanic
2%Asian American
0%Native American
1%International
11%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog
Outgoing Students

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office


University of Puerto Rico at Humacao

The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao is located on the east coast of the island with over 4,300 students. It is a comprehensive, four year college offering several unique programs in their continous adaptation to the need of the Industrial Community - Industrial Chemistry, Computer Mathmatics and Physics applied to electronics. Coastal Marine Biology, Wildlife Management, Microbiology and other general biology are other fields of study. The campus has a research laboratory for marine and wildlife management studies located in the Fajardo Lighthouse.

Helpful Information - The language of instruction is Spanish.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Microbiology, Wildlife Biology

Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Human Resource Management, International Business, Office Administration, Secretarial Administration/Science

Chemistry: Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry

Communications: Audio Production Technology, Communication, Multimedia, Visual Communication Technology

Education: Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education

English: English

Environmental Studies: Wildlife Management

Health and Safety Sciences: Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy

Industrial Studies: Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Management

Marine Sciences: Marine Biology

Mathematics: Mathematics

Physics: Applied Physics

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work



Notable Academic Programs
Business Administration, Natural Sciences

Unique Academic Programs
Marine Biology, Industrial Chemistry, Physics, Computer Mathematics

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
  • The language of instruction is Spanish. Students must demonstrate Spanish language proficiency on their home campus prior to placement.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate students
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 8/21/2014.
  • Estimated cost: $935.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: None.
  • Plan B: None.
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 8/21/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Health Insurance: $394 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory
ID Card: $5 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Technology Fee: $25 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Construction Fee: $47 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Other Fee: $33 Year Plan A Mandatory

Important Notes: There will be a $33.00 fee for any student inrolled in a Laboratory class.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

  • Pell
Use FAFSA CODE: 003943

Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 8/21/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Not available
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $475
  • Proximity to campus:
Notes About Housing
UPRH will offer Off Campus housing listings and will support and assist incoming students in the process.

Meal Plans Per Semester

  • Meal plans are not available.


All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.