Located in Puerto Ricos lush tropical southern plain, Ponce is known as the pearl of the south (La Perla del Sur). The epic panoramas of the central mountain range of la cordillera meet the calm sapphire waves of the Caribbean Sea.
PHSU’s campus is situated on “X” acres and features modern teaching facilities, research laboratories, library, and more.
Students create the heart and soul of PHSU community. With over 30 student interest groups all PHSU students are actively encouraged to participate in off-campus activities and community service initiatives.
The Ponce and larger Puerto Rico community are PHSU’s home. Since 1977 a core mission of the university is to encourage our students to explore our island and to serve those in need.