FAST FACTS
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Location:San Juan
Setting:Urban
Population:421,958
Enrollment:4,434
On Campus:0%
Language:Spanish
Calendar:Quarter
Approximate:
  • Fall -
  • Winter -
  • Spring -

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 Quarter
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$2,780

Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Room And Meals:
$3,800

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
PLAN B

Campus Diversity
0%Caucasian
0%African American
99%Hispanic
0%Asian American
0%Native American
1%International
0%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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PUPR is a private, non-profit, co-educational higher education institution founded in 1966. The main campus is located in San Juan at the HatoRey ward, quite close to the Golden Mile. The main academic disciplines are: Engineering, Geomatic Sciences, Architecture and Business Administration. Also, PUPR is the largest private Hispanic Serving Engineering School in the United States and its territories. PUPR also has the authorization of the CHEPR and the accreditations of ABET, NAAB and IACBE.

Campus Location - PUPR is located closer to the Golden Mile at San Juan. This is a banking district at the meropolitan area.

Helpful Information - The language of instruction is Spanish.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Aerospace Sciences: Aerospace Studies

Architecture: Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Architecture/Design

Art/Design/Fine Art: Interior Design

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Operation Management, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing

Education: Mathematics, Science, Secondary Education

Engineering: Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering

Geography and Urban Studies: Surveying

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Information Systems

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Army ROTC

Technology: Construction Technology, Surveying

Notable Academic Programs
Architecture, Engineering, Business Administration

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from other NSE members within my own U.S. territory
  • 2.5 GPA
  • The language of instruction is Spanish. Students must demonstrate Spanish language proficiency on their home campus prior to placement. CALENDAR COURSE LOAD: The University operates on a trimester calendar (three semesters equals one academic year). Credit hours are awarded on a semester basis.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
  • Prefer students who will live on campus
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate or post-baccalaureate students
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan B
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Quarter - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 9/9/2014.
  • Estimated cost: $2,780.
  • 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 Quarter
  • Plan A: 24 ($210.00 per additional hour)
  • Plan B: 24 ($210.00 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Quarter
Figures are current as of 9/9/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $30 Quarter Plan A & B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $800 Quarter Plan A & B Optional
Activity Fee: $30 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Athletic Fee: $30 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Health Service Fee: $20 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Library Fee: $65 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
ID Card: $15 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Technology Fee: $80 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Parking Fee: $60 Quarter Plan A & B Optional
Enrollment Fee: $35 Quarter Plan A Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $0 per quarter.

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
  • CWS
  • SEOG
  • DL
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 014255

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

Canada
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 9/9/2014.
  • 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 Quarter
  • Double: $3,800 (includes meals)
  • Per quarter unless otherwise noted
  • On campus living encouraged
  • Maximum housing reserved for women: 3
  • Maximum housing reserved for men: 3
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $270
  • Proximity to campus: NEAR
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Notes About Housing
Limited space available. We offer a share or private room in a Guesthouse with share or private bathroom depends of the availability.

Meal Plans Per Quarter

  • 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.