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University of the People has a steadily growing number of students from over 200 countries and territories. With students hailing from all points of the globe – from different countries, cultures and nationalities – University of the People is able to create a diverse online network. Students are introduced to...Read More
UoPeople is based on the belief that education is a basic right for all qualified applicants, not just for a privileged few. The University works to open the gates of higher education to qualified students anywhere in the world, because everyone deserves a chance to improve their future. Therefore, no...Read More
Founder and President Shai Reshef established University of the People to marry the opportunities between unprecedented access to the Internet, dropping technology costs, and rising tuition fees worldwide. UoPeople is the world’s first tuition-free, American accredited, online academic institution dedicated to the global advancement and democratization of higher education.
It is the University’s mission to provide affordable, tuition-free education for everybody. University of the People is tuition-free, which means there is no charge for teaching or instruction.
To help support the university’s continued operation, UoPeople charges a $60 application fee, and an Assessment Fee per course completed ($120...Read More
You should be able to find the replay on our events page: https://www.uopeople.edu/events/Events
So, you’ve provided an estimate of cost of fees to complete various degree programs. What are the fees for the cost of books, supples, etc.?
University of the People does not charge students to take classes, for any reading or study materials, or for annual enrollment. It is the university’s mission to provide affordable, tuition-free education for everybody. UoPeople charges nominal fees in order to remain sustainable.
For students who cannot afford those fees,...Read More
We have over 44,000 students from 200 different countries & territories. This number continues, and is expected to, grow over the coming terms and academic years.
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University of the People is constantly seeking out volunteers for its various departments. While we cannot promise that each and every potential volunteer will be able to find a suitable volunteer position with us, we try our best to match potential volunteers with their desired position.
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Yes! University of the People was created to open the gates of higher education for all qualified individuals, around the globe. It is the aim of the University to provide access to accredited academic studies regardless of financial, social or geographic constraint.
UoPeople is made up of a community of...Read More
UoPeople is always ready to answer your questions. Visit our Contact Us http://uopeople.edu/groups/contact_us page to find the relevant department for your query.
University of the People is a U.S. accredited, online university. All our degrees are taught in English. We offer the following eight degrees: Associate and Bachelor degrees in Computer Science; Associate, Bachelor and Master degrees in Business Administration; Associate and Bachelor degrees in Health Science; and a Master degree in...Read More
As a non-profit academic institution dedicated to opening access to higher education, UoPeople has succeeded in cutting down almost the entire cost of higher education. University of the People does not charge its students tuition. To help support the university’s continued operation, University of the People asks for a non-refundable...Read More
University of the People is based on the premise that education is crucial to the advancement of individuals and society at large. Millions of people around the world, especially in developing countries, are excluded from higher education for various reasons. As a volunteer with UoPeople, you help make the dream...Read More
University of the People offers the following six undergraduate degrees: Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Computer Science, Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Business Administration and Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Health Science. In addition, we also offer Master’s degrees in Business & Education.
Because UoPeople students come from all over the world and from all time zones, our clock is set to GMT (-5). This ensures that we have a consistent standard in which to open and close the window for assignment submission. However, we recognize that this means deadlines for course work...Read More
Thank you for your interest in representing UoPeople! It is incredibly important to our mission to open higher education to the masses and making it a right for all. You spreading our message can make a huge impact.
UoPeople has incredible Student Ambassadors who represent and advocate for the...Read More
University of the People is the world’s first non-profit, tuition-free, American accredited online university. We are licensed by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (“BPPE”) of the State of California, United States of America, and accredited by the Distance Education Accreditation Commission (“DEAC”). Our Office of Admissions is...Read More
University of the People is the Education Revolution. We are the world’s first tuition-free, non-profit, American accredited, online university. With a groundbreaking online learning model and volunteers from the world’s foremost academic institutions, UoPeople offers the opportunity of a high quality, accessible, affordable American degree. We aim to revolutionize education...Read More
UoPeople time is GMT -5 (Eastern Standard Time).
Simone Biles is the most decorated American gymnast and four-time Olympic gold medalist. In 2018, Biles started her college journey at the University of the People, and also became a Global Ambassador for the university. She helped in launching The Education Revolution and the Simone Biles...Read More