Do you want to be part of the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) for a summer, semester, or year?
We offer different programs for international students who want to come to have a great academic and cultural experience on our campus in Cumbaya or in the Galapagos.
Study Abroad at USFQ
Before you travel to Ecuador
Universidad San Francisco de Quito USFQ strives to create and maintain an atmosphere of respect in which all community members are free to work and learn. All forms of sexual misconduct are incompatible with USFQ’s mission of forming ethical individuals.
International students can report instances of sexual misconduct directly to our support staff listed below to receive assistance.
Dean of Students Office Counseling Services
Maria Belen Vasconez Cruz
Office: Hayek 100
Telephone (+593) 2 297-1700 ext. 1274
Coordinadora Consejería y Tutorías
Office: Hayek 100 C
Telephone (+593) 2 297-1700 ext. 1456
Valentina Lucio Paredes
Telephone: (+593) 2 297-1700 ext. 1733
Welcome to Universidad San Francisco de Quito - USFQ
Types of visa
Common questions for the Temporary Resident Visa
How to get around Quito
How to stay healthy while you are at USFQ
Ecuadorian health system
Just in case scenarios
USFQ Homestay Program