Other Services

UPEACE provides transportation from Ciudad Colón to UPEACE and back at different times during the day, for students. There is no charge, as transportation fees have been paid in advance by all students.

Transportation schedule will be provided during orientation activities.

Printing Services
There is a printer available for both students and staff (with self-service). Students will be required to add credit to their UPEACE ID cards in order to print their documents.

The campus cafeteria is open during working hours, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. There is also a restaurant - Kaninka - located within the UPEACE Recreational Park, for those who would like to eat off campus and surrounded by nature.

Mail Service
A limited number of mailbox keys are available for students every year. Students may request one at the Reception Desk on a first-come, first-served basis. Those students who do not get a mailbox will receive their mail at the Reception Desk. Please use the following address to receive mail:

Student’s name
University for Peace
P.O. Box 138-6100, San José, Costa Rica
Central América

For DHL or other couriers, the following address should be used:

University for Peace
Student’s name
De la Iglesia de Ciudad Colón, 450 metros al sur hasta la Pulpería llegar a la
Pulpería Estrella del Sur, de ahí, 7 Km. al sureste.
Rodeo de Mora, San José, Costa Rica
Tel: (506) 205-9000; Fax: (506) 249-1324

University Doctor
UPEACE offers general medical services from Monday through Friday, from 8:00 to 12:00 hours (a male Doctor) and from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm (a female Doctor). This service is also available for emergencies 24 hours a day.

The Doctor provides students basic medical check ups and treatments. They may recommend specialized services from other medical institutions or specialist if necessary.

Students must provide proof that they have international medical insurance that will cover them in case of an emergency.

All students will receive National Health Insurance. This Insurance will not cover pre-existiing diseases.