Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (USAC) - public higher education institution in Guatemala. USAC was founded in 1676. Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala has an urban campus in Guatemala City.

University ranking. According to the international ratings Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala is the leading university of Guatemala and a desirable place to study for the majority of students. Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala Is quite remarkable as it is among the best world universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The enrollment is based on the exam results. Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala chose to divide its academic year into semesters. As a state university, USAC provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. The university accepts both local and foreign students. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of USAC. The library is available to all of the students.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1676
Abbreviation USAC
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Library Available
Motto
Id y enseñad a todos
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación, Guatemala
Rankings
World ranking 1097
Country ranking 1
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1097
Cost of living in Guatemala City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 136 235
Food 133 237
Transportation 13 70
Communications and utilities 81 76
Clothing 24 90
Sports and leisure 24 77
Total 411 785
Accommodation in Guatemala City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 138
Shared room in city centre 238
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 189
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 330
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala
Location on map
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