Tuition and fees rose 1.7 percent for 2017-18 at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Barranquitas, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Puerto Rico students paid $5,860 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $96 more than the $5,764 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 99 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 504 students received grants or scholarships totaling $2.73 million and 35 students took out student loans totaling more than $39,804.
Including all undergraduates, 1,971 students used grants or scholarships totaling $10.76 million. Another 270 took out $550,259 in federal student loans.