University of Puerto Rico, Aguadilla University College: Narrative Description

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PO Box 250-160
Aguadilla, PR 00604-0160
Tel: (787)890-2681
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Commonwealth-supported, 4-year, coed. Part of University of Puerto Rico System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1972. Setting: 32-acre suburban campus. Research spending 2003-04: $54,752. Educational spending 2003-04: $3900 per student. Total enrollment: 3,312. 2,790 applied, 42% were admitted. 10% 25 or older. Retention: 83% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, PAA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 3/29. Notification: continuous until 8/1.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group. Social organizations: local fraternities. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. 31,420 books and 242 serials.