Admissions Requirements


International students coming from High School

 Admissions application form, duly completed
• Birth certificate translated into Spanish and legalized.
• Original transcript (report card of grades) from 7th grade to the 4th year of High School, translated into Spanish, legalized, and certified by the Ministry of Education of the Dominican Republic .
• Copy of high school diploma, legalized
• Three (3) photographs 2 x 2
• Photocopy of passport.
• Medical certificate
• All candidates for new entry are submitted to a university admissions test.
• Copy of vaccination records in the case of medical students
• Good conduct certificate (issued by the authorities of the country where the student has resided for the last two years)
• Copy of student visa.
• Payment of admissions fee
• Take the UNPHU´s university admissions test.

International students coming from another University (Transfers)

Admissions application form, duly completed
• Birth certificate translated into Spanish and legalized.
• Two (2) official transcripts (record of grades) from the university of origin.  One (1) of them will be sent in a sealed envelope directly to UNPHU, and one (1) official transcript duly legalized in his country of origin will be sent to the Ministry for Higher Education, Science, and Technology (MESCYT)
• Good conduct certificate (issued by the authorities of the country where he has resided for the last two years)
• Copy of passport.
• Medical certificate.
• Three (3) photographs 2×2
• Two (2) letters of recommendation.
• Copy of student visa.
• Transcript (record of grades) from 7th grade to the 4th year of High School, legalized, and certified by the Ministry for Education of the Dominican Republic.
• Copy of High School Diploma, translated into Spanish, legalized, and validated by the Ministry for Education of the Dominican Republic.
• Payment of admissions fee

* ALL DOCUMENTS MUST BE ORIGINALS, TRANSLATED INTO THE SPANISH LANGUAGE, DULY LEGALIZED.
* ALL DOCUMENTS DEPOSITED BECOME THE PROPERTY OF UNPHU.
* EACH INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MUST APPLY FOR A STUDENT VISA TO LEGALIZE HIS STATUS IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
* FOR STUDENTS IN THE HEALTH SECTOR, WE RECOMMEND HAVING YOUR VACCINATIONS CURRENT (HEPATITIS B, TETANUS, POLIO, AND OTHERS) BEFORE ARRIVAL