Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico is on a 6,216-acre campus in the small town setting of Ponce, PR, not far from San Juan.
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has fraternities but does not have sororities.
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico has the Organizacion Programa de Honor Institucional. In fact, more students participate in the 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.
This table offers information on housing at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||No special consideration for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||168|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico offers on-campus 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.
At Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Tennis||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Track And Field||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Table Tennis||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Volleyball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Weight Lifting||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
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.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, take Autopista Las Americas to Ponce, PR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mercedita airport.
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