Founded in 1983, Universidad Anáhuac Mayab (Mayab University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Mérida (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Yucatan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (English: Ministry of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Anáhuac Mayab is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Anáhuac Mayab offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 33 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Universidad Anáhuac Mayab also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.