General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation USFQ
Teachers 400
Students 8,169
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Red
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Studium, Progressus, Labor
• Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador
• Asociación Latinoamericana de Población (ALAP)
• Institute Paul Bocuse Worldwide Alliance
• Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE)
• Centro Latinoamericano de Innovación Logística (CLI)
World ranking839
Country ranking2
International Faculty275
Cost of living in Quito, USD/month
Accommodation 152 218
Food 157 266
Transportation 8 32
Communications and utilities 52 46
Clothing 29 111
Sports and leisure 28 101
Accommodation in Quito, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre154
Shared room in city centre220
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre238
1 bedroom apartment in city centre388
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking839
QS World University Rankings799
Webometrics Ranking1946
Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Ecuador.

Universidad San Francisco de Quito - Description

Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) is an Ecuadorian private non-profit liberal-arts university. Founded in 1988, USFQ was the first totally private self-financed university in Ecuador. It is known as a liberal arts institution that promotes the quest for knowledge, individual liberties, and the entrepreneurial spirit as a means for the development of Ecuadorian society through excellence in teaching, supported by qualified and committed faculty, comprehensive and rigorous curricula, and adequate resources. Goodness, beauty, and truth are the guiding principles under which the university was created. USFQ students shall have instilled in them a passion for learning, love for justice, and the need for freedom in order to be citizens of the world objectively celebrating differences and strongly promoting free enterprise as a means for a better future The university now enrolls 5,000 students, 3,300 of whom are undergraduates. Although USFQ receives no funding from the government of Ecuador, its 230 full-time and 450 part-time faculty comprise one-half of all the people in that nation who hold a doctorate. Their main campus is located in Cumbaya, outside Quito, recognized as the most beautiful campus in the country, students enjoy of their library, wireless connection, laboratories, classrooms and seven themed restaurants....

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