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University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,407 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$1,904 tuition
$11,161 on campus room & board
$2,168 books and supplies
$174 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$17,959 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,456 tuition
$11,161 on campus room & board
$2,168 books and supplies
$174 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Colleges like University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

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Average Aid

$570 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
68% of students receive aid
65% get federal aid ($5,055 avg)
37% get state aid ($184 avg)
4% get institn'l aid ($570 avg)
2% get loans ($3,460 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.974% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 0.826% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,195 65%
Federal Grant Aid $5,055 65%
Pell Grants $5,042 65%
Other Federal Grants $2,875 0%
Institution Grant Aid $570 4%
State Grant Aid $184 37%
Student Loans $3,460 2%
Federal Loans $3,460 2%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: April 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
39 Ponce de Leon Ave
San Juan, PR 00931-0000
(787) 764-0000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $55
Out of State $114


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Sacha - San Juan, PR
  • I am a past student here

    It's good at all. They have a great academic resources, but have the worst administrative system. The worst.

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  • 5
  • Frank from Bayamon, PR
  • I am a current student here

    Although all its downsides, it certainly is one of the cheapest schools in america and most students graduate with no debts. Pell grants almost cover all the costs for tuition.

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  • 3
  • Melissa from Puerto Rico
  • I am a current student here

    Tuition is definitely rising but it is more affordable than most so I can't complain. Although for the amount we pay they should renovate some of its departments and invest in campus security.

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