- Accepting exchange students for Fall/Spring 2022-2023
About This CampusThe University was founded under the Regional Colleges Administration in August 1971. In July of 1998, the College obtained its autonomy within the UPR System. It is well known locally and internationally for its technological, comprehensive, and multi-purpose academic programs. The campus offers bachelor degree programs in biology, business, computer science,electronic engineering technology, procurement and operations management, early childhood and elementary education, secretarial administration, and adaptive physical education. Quiet and friendly, the campus provides an atmosphere conducive to learning. Our students enjoy a very personal attention from professors and staff. It is an easy walking campus. The language of instruction is Spanish, but our books are in English, except Spanish courses. Most of our students speak English fluently, so it is likely that you can speak English while you learn Spanish. There is a hospital and pharmacies within 5 to 10 minutes away by car.
Location InformationUPR-Bayamon is located in the heart of the industrial area of the city of Bayamón. The city has a population of approximately 161,034 located 20 minutes southwest of San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico. Residents enjoy year-round tropical climate and colorful scenery. In our university there is a bus stop that will take you directly to the nearest train station. From there you can walk and in one minute you will find the Santa Rosa Mall. You can also use uber or taxis.
Helpful InformationFree time on Tuesdays and Thursdays to enjoy different activities that take place in our institution. For a small fee, in the Spring semester, you can enjoy the Sports Festival of the Intercollegiate Athletic League in which more than 15 institutions participate. Our CHEERLEADERS TEAM has been a CHAMPION for 15 years, the DANCE TEAM for 10 years, as well as the women's basketball team. You can also enjoy volleyball, basketball and weightlifting competitions.