Message from the President
Welcome to the UAGM Generation!
We hope that through this page you will get to know our university community, our academic offerings, our services and the student life in our institutions, our technology, research centers, and other resources that will contribute to your personal growth.
Universidad Ana G. Méndez currently offers approximately 240 academic programs: technical certificates for those who prefer short careers, Associate’s degrees, Bachelor’s degrees, Masters, and Doctorates. This diversity will allow you to join the UAGM Generation and discover your talents. Our university is committed to providing you the opportunities and support you need to succeed in your studies. We offer you an ambiance of academic liberty and intellectual challenges that will allow you to develop your capacity and skills.
We have positioned our institution in the fields of environmental affairs, science and technology, telecommunications, innovative projects on distance learning, plus a community service component that confirms our social responsibility with Puerto Rico.
In sum, here at UAGM you will find the ideal environment for your professional development.
José F. Méndez Méndez has worked at Universidad Ana G. Méndez (UAGM) for over three decades. He began in 1984 as an executive assistant to the general manager of then Channel 40, today Sistema TV- Canal Universitario Ana G. Méndez. He also served as associate director of programming, director of administration, as well as vice president, and general manager. He worked in the channel for 14 years, seven of them in charge of general management, where he made enormous contributions. Since 2002, he worked at the Office of the President, serving as associate vice president of corporate and international affairs, interim vice president of administrative affairs, executive vice president, and interim president. During his time at the Office of the President he demonstrated his unwavering commitment to our institution, made evident today by the growth and positive impact that UAGM’s university centers have had in Puerto Rico and the mainland USA. Mr. Méndez Méndez holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Business Administration, and is currently completing his PhD degree in Management at Universidad Ana G. Méndez, Gurabo Campus.
Since his designation as president of UAGM in 2016, Méndez Méndez has endeavored to promote a culture of constant innovation in the administrative, academic and student areas. Likewise, he has strengthened the institution’s international projection, and its focus on technology and research. He is married to Dr. Eileen Rodríguez Domenech and has four children: José Francisco (Jofran), José Fernando, Vicente, and Fabiola.
José F. Méndez Méndez
(787) 751-0178 ext. 7499