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Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Student Life

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico is on a 6,216-acre campus in a small town setting in Ponce, PR, not far from San Juan. Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has fraternities but does not have sororities.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has a thriving Organizacion Programa de Honor Institucional. In fact, more students participate in Organizacion Programa de Honor Institucional than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico include Capitulo Med Life PUCPR, American Medical Students, Sociedad para la Gerencia de Recursos Humanos and Circulo de Premedica.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico students' favorite campus events are Bienvenida Pionera, Misa Inicio de Clase and Actividad de Preambulo: Marcha Avacemos a Grandes Pasos - Soc. Americana del Cancer.

Does Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico offer student housing?

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing. There are 168 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,889 undergraduates. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.

Plan a Visit to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, take Autopista Las Americas to Ponce, PR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mercedita airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in PR you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Students

63%

Women

37%

Men

88%

Full Time

12%

Part Time

Ethnicity

99%

0.33%

0.16%

0.02%

0.02%

0.02%

Undergraduate Students

4,889

Graduate Students

1,725

Non-Resident / International Students

8

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,614

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

87%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,580

Out-of-State

$5,580

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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