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University of Puerto Rico at Ponce Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Ponce, PR

Location and Setting


Ponce Population
163,727
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Juan
Campus Size
86 acres

Weather

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

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
24 miles from campus in Adjuntas
Nearest Train Station
14 miles from campus in Penuelas

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
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Not available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
Lion
School Colors
Red and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Table Tennis x   x  
Tennis     x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Weight Lifting x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Table Tennis x  
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Weight Lifting x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Table Tennis x  
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Weight Lifting x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, cross-country running, racquetball, softball, table tennis, tennis, track and field, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus

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