Avenue Ana G. Mendez Rio Piedras, PR 00928-1150
http://www.unimet.edu.ve/ admissions@unimet.edu.ve.edu
About Universidad Metropolitana
  • Year of Foundation 0
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 8,428
Application
  • App. Deadlines August 15
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,022
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee 15
The Metropolitan University (Spanish: Universidad Metropolitana) was founded in 1970 by a group of entrepreneurs led by Eugenio Mendoza Goiticoa in the terrains donated by the businessman Pius Schlageter, father of the Venezuelan painter Eduardo Schlageter. It is located in the city of Caracas, Venezuela, near Petare.Today, the University has 5,000 students and approximately 500 professors. It is a business oriented private University, Business Administration being one of the most important courses offered.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Feria Asociaciones Estudiantiles, Congreso Asociaciones Estudiantiles, Acreditaci? ? n Asociaciones Estudiantiles
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Asociaci? ? n Estudiantil Pro Honor
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Hermandad Cristiana Estudiantil, Asociaci? ? n Cristiana Estudiantil
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Carolina, P.R.
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Rio Piedras, Cupey, P.R.
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 850
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Museums N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 85
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No