ABA Standard 509 – Required Disclosures

La Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico - Facultad de Derecho está aprobada por el Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.

 

The Inter American University of Puerto Rico—School of Law is approved by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.

 

 

 

Following are the required disclosure:

 

(1)  Admissions including applications, offers, matriculants. Standard 509 (b)(1)

 

Year

J.D. Program Applications

Complete Applications

Admitted (Offers)

Enrolled (Matriculants)

2011-12

942

746 (79.19%)

393 (52.68%)

246 (62.59%)

2012-13

856

663 (77.45%)

267 (40.27%)

129 (48.31%)

2013-14

795

616 (77.00%)

340 (55.00%)

212 (62.00%)

2014-15

712

571 (80.00%)

359 (6563.00%)

241 (67.00%)

2015-16

738

590 (80.00%)

364 (62.00%)

210 (58.00%)

2016-17

632

496 (78%)

297 (60%)

193 (65%)

2017-18

575

507 (88%)

296 (58%)

190 (64%)

 

 

For GPA and LSAT percentiles visit SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/ (Standard 509).

 

Year

LL.M. Program Applications

Complete Applications

Admitted (Offers)

Enrolled (Matriculants)

2013-14

48

48 (100%)

45 (94%)

45 (100%)

2014-15

69

60 (87%)

55 (92%)

55 (100%)

2015-16

44

44 (100%)

27 (61%)

27 (100%)

2016-17

25

23 (92%)

17 (74%)

17 (100%)

2017-18

44

39 (89%)

24 (62%)

24 (100%)

 

 

Year

J.S.D Program Applications

Complete Applications

Admitted (Offers)

Enrolled (Matriculants)

2016-17

6

3

2

2

2017-18

5

4

2

2

 

 

(2)  Tuition and fees, living expenses, and grants and scholarships. Standard 509 (b)(2)

 

2016-17

Tuition and Fees

Living Expenses

Grants and Scholarships

Full Time Students (N=684)

$15,413

 

43 (6.3%)

Part Time Students (N=82)

$12,018

23 (28%)

Off Campus

 

$ 21,413

+’-

At Home

$ 17,944

 

 

 

2016-17 BARBRI fees for JD English track.

 

             Session

Credits

Cost

Day

16-15 cr

$16,603.00

Evening

12-11 cr

$13,208.00

 

 

For more information on tuitions and fee visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/51, Costs Academic Year 2017-2018 and SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/.

 

(3)  Conditional scholarships. Standard 509 (b)(3) and (d) and Interpretation 509-3.

 

Year

Students admitted with conditional scholarship

Students with reduced or eliminated conditional scholarship

2012-13

0

0

2013-14

1

0

2014-15

2

1

2015-16

0

2*

2016-17

0

0

 

 

For more information on conditional scholarships, visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/27 and SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/.

 

(4)  Regular enrollment data, including academic, transfer, and other. Standard 509 (b)(4)

 

Year

Enrollment

Regular students

New admissions

Transferred

Readmissions

2012-13

767

129

28

11

2013-14

810

212

30

15

2014-15

849

241

23

15

2015-16

829

210

9

20

2016-17

766

193

8

9

2017-18

748

190

15

16

 

 

Retention and Graduation Rate

 

Retention rate

 

Fall Term (N)

2010 (%)

2011 (%)

2012 (%)

2013 (%)

2014 (%)

2015 (%)

2016 (%)

2017 (%)

2009 (N=236)

86

86

44

13

 

 

 

 

2010 (N=246)

 

89

86

42

8

 

 

 

2011 (N=244)

 

 

89

86

54

13

 

 

2012 (N=128)

 

 

 

87

88

50

16

 

2013 (N=212)

 

 

 

 

83

76

45

 

2014 (N=201)

 

 

 

 

 

90

77

n/a

2015 (N=179)

 

 

 

 

 

 

90

n/a

2016 (N=150)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

n/a

 

 

Graduation rate

 

Fall Term(N)

Graduation Rate (%)

2009
(%)

2010
(%)

2011
(%)

2012
(%)

2013
(%)

2014
(%)

2015
(%)

2007 (N=235)

On term

45

35

4

 

 

 

 

Total

45

80

84

 

 

 

 

2008 (N=258)

On term

 

41

35

5

 

 

 

Total

 

41

76

81

 

 

 

2009 (N=236)

On term

 

 

42

31

5

 

 

Total

 

 

42

73

78

 

 

2010 (N=246)

On term

 

 

 

42

25

9

 

Total

 

 

 

42

37

76

 

2011 (N=244)

On term

 

 

 

 

47

34

7

Total

 

 

 

 

47

81

88

2012 (N=128)

On term

 

 

 

 

 

45

30

Total

 

 

 

 

 

45

75

2013 (N=212)

On term

 

 

 

 

 

 

45

Total

 

 

 

 

 

 

45

 

 

(5)  Numbers of full-time and part-time faculty, professional librarians, and administrators. Standard 509 (b) (5)

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/253 and SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/.

 

(6)  Curriculum: Class sizes for first-year and upper-class courses; number of seminar, clinical and co-curricular offerings. Standard 509 (b) (6)

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/253 and SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/.

 

(7)  Employment outcome. Standard 509 (b) (7) and Interpretation 509-2

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/275.

 

(8)  Bar passage data. Standard 509 (b) (8)

 

General Bar pass rates (first takers).

 

% Pass

March

September

2017

2016

2015

2014

2017

2016

2015

2014

 

UIPR

33

35

35

44

n/a

33

30

44

 

UPR

71

30

13

47

46

56

56

 

PUCPR

31

38

27

29

36

34

40

 

EMH

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

EEUU

0

100

0

0

0

0

43

 

STATE

36

37

29

37

38

41

40

 

 

 

 

 

Notarial pass rates.

 

% Pass

March

September

2017

2016

2015

2014

2017

2016

2015

2014

 

UIPR

56

63

56

63

n/a

49

47

44

 

UPR

74

65

59

69

48

65

76

 

PUCPR

45

47

45

43

46

39

35

 

EMH

0

0

0

50

0

0

0

 

EEUU

0

0

0

0

50

50

100

 

STATE

54

54

50

52

48

51

57

 

 

 

For additional information visit SECTION OF LEGAL EDUCATION - ABA REQUIRED DISCLOSURES http://www.abarequireddisclosures.org/.

 

(9)  Refund policies. Standard 509 (c) (1)

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/51 .

 

(10) Curricular offerings Standard 509 (c) (2) and Interpretation 509-1

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/237, http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/_programa-de-maestr%C3%ADa-llm, http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/272)

 

(11) Academic calendar Standard 509 (c) (2) and Interpretation 509-1

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/ or http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/sites/default/files/documentos_generales/2018-15%20%28Enmendado%207%20nov%202017%29.pdf

 

(12) Academic requirements Standard 509 (c) (2) and Interpretation 509-1

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/62).

 

(13) Policies regarding the transfer of credit earned at another institution of higher education. Standard 509 (c) (3)

 

Visit http://www.derecho.inter.edu/inter/node/950 .

 

Rev. December 14, 2017