Established in 1911, Universidad de Valparaíso (English: University of Valparaíso) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Valparaíso (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Valparaiso. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Viña del Mar, Los Andes, San Felipe, Melipilla, Quillota, Santiago, Rengo y Aysén. Officially accredited/recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile (English: National Council of Education, Chile), Universidad de Valparaíso (UV) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Valparaíso (UV) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 105 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UV also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.