Universidad de Santiago de Chile

Universidad de Santiago de Chile Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 1649

University Overview

Universidad de Santiago de Chile (University of Santiago de Chile) ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Santiago (population range of about 5,000,000 people), Region Metropolitana de Santiago, which was founded in 1849. The Universidad de Santiago de Chile (USACH) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Chilean higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación (National Accreditation Commission). The Universidad de Santiago de Chile (USACH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. The selective admission strategy of this 171-year-old Chilean higher-education institution is based on entrance tests. The admittance rate ranges from 20% to 30%, making this Chilean higher education school exceptionally exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, dormitories, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at USACH.

Universidad de Santiago de Chile Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de Santiago de Chile
Acronym USACH
Founded 1849
Motto Labor laetitia nostra Work is Our Joy
Colours Blue, orange and white

University Location

Address Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins Nº 3363 Santiago 9170022 Region Metropolitana de Santiago Chile
Tel +56 (2) 718 0000
Fax +56

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Las Sophoras 135, Casa Central Universidad de Santiago de Chile Santiago 9170022 (2) 718 2707 (2) 718 3701

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Asociación de Universidades Grupo Montevideo (AUGM) Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) Red de Educación Continua de Latinoamérica y Europa (RECLA) Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI-IOHE) Grupo de Universidades Iberoamericanas La Rábida

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