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Inter American University of Puerto Rico

The Inter American University of Puerto Rico, established in 1912 (Spanish: Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico; abbreviated UIPR), is a private educational university in San Germán, Puerto Rico. The University has campuses in Aguadilla, Arecibo, Barranquitas, Bayamón, Fajardo, Guayama, Ponce, San Juan, and San Germán.

The Inter American University of Puerto Rico was a pioneer of private university education. It offers university programs with an emphasis on technology, engineering, aviation, computer science, communications, science and business administration.



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The Inter American University was founded as Polytechnic Institute of Puerto Rico in 1912 by Rev.It was founded as an elementary and high school in the Lomas de Santa Marta sector of the town of San Germán in land now occupied by the University’s San Germán Campus. It is the first liberal arts college in Puerto Rico.


  • Institutional Mission: The main purpose of the Inter American University of Puerto Rico is the development of talent in men and women, regardless of race, color, creed, sex, age, nationality, etc.
  • Religious Life Policy: the Inter American University of Puerto Rico is a community of higher education dedicated to a comprehensive search for truth within an environment of responsible freedom and through the encouragement of a mature academic life which guarantees true freedom of investigation.

Academic Degrees:

The Campus offers you multiple reasons to make the best choice about the program of studies that will guide your professional career. It focused on science, technology, aviation, engineering, communications, and entrepreneurship. It provides student residences for students from distant municipalities.

Studying at Inter American University of Puerto Rico:

Inter American University offers pre-university, undergraduate, graduate and professional academic programs for obtaining certificates and Associate, Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctoral degrees for students.

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • Doctoral Degrees

Inter American University of Puerto Rico: Subjects

  • Social Sciences
  • Business & Economics
  • Art & Humanities
  • Life Science
  • Physical Science
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Computer Science

University Services:

  • Student Services
  • Housing Services
  • Library Services
  • Medical Services
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Scholarship


The Inter American University of Puerto Rico offers you a variety of federal, state and institutional grants to fund your educational career. It provides the many funds as like:

  • Pell Scholarship
  • Supplemental funding for Federal School Opportunity (SEOG)
  • Federal Work Study Program
  • Supplemental Educational Aid Sub-graduate Honorary Scholarship
  • program for Specific Academic Areas
  • Presidential Scholarship

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