EDP University of Puerto Rico

Hato Rey, PR

Website: www.edpuniversity.edu/

Private for-profit
Co-ed
1,666
Undergraduate
Students
(66.3%) 1,105 Women
(33.7%) 561 Men
116
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate
84% of 545 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.95
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
$6,200
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
95%
Average Freshman Award
$5,700
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$4,256
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
49
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 37% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Hato Rey Population
20,867
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Juan
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
43% of women participate
Fraternities
58% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
Not reported
International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
33.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
33.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
40%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Noncompetitive: Virtually all applicants accepted regardless of high school rank or test scores.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 3  
Mathematics 3  
Science 2  
Foreign Language 3  
Social Studies 1  
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT    
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
560 Avenue Ponce de Leon
City, State, Zip
Hato Rey, PR 00918
Phone
(787) 765-3560 x2245
Fax
 
E-mail
admisioneshr@edpuniversity.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$15
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
Not reported
Early Decision Notification
Not reported
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
3 required for some freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
84% of 545 applicants were admitted
Women
82% of 394 applicants were admitted
Men
87% of 151 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
431 (95%) of 456 admitted students enrolled
Women
290 (89%) of 325 admitted students enrolled
Men
Not reported
Early Decision Admission Rate
33% of 135 applicants were admitted
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
135
Students Accepting Wait List Position
44
Students Admitted From Wait List
32

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
2.95
3.75 and Above
9%
3.50 - 3.74
9%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
40%
2.00 - 2.49
13%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not reported

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
$6,200
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning August 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 021651
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
71 (94.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
71 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
71 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
95%
Average Award
$5,700
Need-Based Gift
Received by 71 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,434
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4 (5.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,096
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,028 (90.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,028 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,028 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$5,587
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,028 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,416
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 84 (8.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,539
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 60 (5.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
1%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$4,256
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,972
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting and Business/Management
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Interior Design
  • Nursing Science
Most Popular Disciplines
 
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, English as a second language, Independent study, Internships, Summer session
Study Abroad
Not offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Not required

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
49
Part-Time Faculty
149
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
5%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 37% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 41% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 37% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 22% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
30,091
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
207
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Hato Rey Population
20,867
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Juan
Campus Size
1 acre

Weather

Temperature
71 average low in winter, 90 average high in summer
Rain
78 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
8 miles from campus in San Juan
Nearest Train Station
1 mile from campus in San Juan

Housing


College Housing
College does not provide housing for students
Types of Housing
 
Students in College Housing
 
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Not available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
security and emergency telephones during working hours

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Not offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
School Colors
 

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
 

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, student council, graduate student association, dance group
Sororities
43% of women participate
Fraternities
58% of men participate
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,666
Women
1,105 (66.3%)
Men
561 (33.7%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
937
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
Not reported
International Students.
Not reported
Average Age
24
All Graduate Students
116

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
33.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
33.3%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
54.5%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
55.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
40%
Average Starting Salary
40%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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