Universidad San Francisco de Quito


About This Partner

Universidad San Francisco de Quito, or USFQ, is a small private, non-denominational liberal arts university. Located on a beautiful modern campus on the outskirts of Quito in the town of Cumbayá, USFQ in many ways resembles a small liberal arts college in the U.S., combining personal attention and small class sizes with outstanding facilities and the advantages of a big-city environment. USFQ offers courses in agriculture, architecture, biological sciences, business, chemistry, design, engineering, environmental science, humanities, media studies/ communications, social sciences, contemporary arts, gastronomy, and tourism and hospitality. In addition, the Foreign Language Institute offers special Spanish grammar, conversation, and civilization courses for foreign students at intermediate and advanced levels. 

Universidad San Francisco de Quito is comprised of the following colleges/faculties:
  •  Administration and Economics
  •  Architecture and Interior Design
  •  Hospitality, Culinary Arts and Tourism
  •  Biological and Environmental Sciences
  •  Social Sciences and Humanities
  •  Communication and Contemporary Arts
  •  Health Sciences
  •  Music
  •  Jurisprudence
  •  Sciences and Engineering

Study Abroad Program Details


Student Exchange Agreement

For more information about this partner, please contact the Office of Global Engagement.


Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Diego de Robles, Quito, Ecuador