NSU Regional Campuses

Puerto Rico Campus

Nova Southeastern University serves you and your community with a modern, regional campus in San Juan, Puerto Rico, located in the Professional Offices Park. The Puerto Rico campus extends university programs and resources to the Island by offering convenient day, weekend, and online classes.

Earn Your Degree

With degree programs in education and pharmacy, as well as online offerings in business, counseling, law, and more, you can advance your career with a degree from the one of the largest not-for-profit universities in Florida. At our campus, you'll receive the best of both worlds—personalized attention in smaller classes, plus access to the student resources and benefits from our main campus in Fort Lauderdale.

Join Our Community

Students can take advantage of a fully equipped fitness center and student lounge. Our four-story facility also houses two computer labs, videoconferencing suites, and multimedia classrooms.

Become Engaged

You'll enjoy working with the faculty, staff, and students at the Puerto Rico campus. Faculty members are undertaking a study to determine the adherence rate to HAART, Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy, among 500 HIV patients in three Caribbean sites: Haiti, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico. Additionally, the campus hosts professional development conferences for TESOL educators, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, featuring workshops on innovative graphics, active classroom strategies, and differentiated instruction.

Contact a Puerto Rico campus representative today to learn more.

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Andrés Malavé, BS.Ph., MS., Ph.D.Nova Southeastern University's Puerto Rico Campus welcomes you.

I am fortunate to have the opportunity to lead NSU's latest campus into a new era of innovative graduate education and applied research. At the Puerto Rico Campus we cultivate a habit of excellence among our faculty, staff and students. As you peruse the pages within our website, I hope you will enjoy learning about all the ways in which our faculty, staff, students and alumni are advancing our commitment to excellence. The campus offers unique majors and programs in education and pharmacy that provide educational experiences that produce highly skilled professionals and researchers as well as innovative, community-based initiatives that serve our community and enhance public health.

NSU has a nearly 40-year history with Puerto Rico, serving residents on the university's main campus in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and also by offering instructional opportunities on the Island.

The campus is located at the Professional Offices Park IV in San Juan and currently serves approximately 350 students. To meet the needs of our students, NSU Puerto Rico employs diverse and innovative teaching methods and technologies in the delivery of its courses, including face-to-face, videoconferencing, online, and hybrid formats. The campus' learning environment enables our students to reach their academic needs and professional goals while producing alumni who serve our community with integrity.

I invite you to come and take part in our tradition of excellence and experience the enjoyment of being an NSU student in Puerto Rico.


Andrés Malavé, BS.Ph., MS., Ph.D.
Executive Director

Located in beautiful Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is a dynamic research institution dedicated to providing high-quality educational programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and first-professional degree levels. A private, not-for-profit institution with more than 24,000 students, NSU has campuses in Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Jacksonville, Miami, Miramar, Orlando, Palm Beach, and Tampa, Florida, as well as San Juan, Puerto Rico, while maintaining a presence online globally. For more than 50 years, NSU has been awarding degrees in a wide range of fields, while fostering groundbreaking research and an impactful commitment to community. Classified as a research university with “high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, NSU is 1 of only 37 universities nationwide to also be awarded Carnegie’s Community Engagement Classification, and is also the  largest private, not-for-profit institution in the United States that meets the U.S. Department of Education’s criteria as a Hispanic-serving Institution.

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