Universidade La Salle

country rank  129
world rank  4386

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University Overview

Established in 1972, Universidade La Salle (La Salle University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the medium city of Canoas (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Rio Grande do Sul. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Rio de Janeiro, Lucas do Rio Verde, Estrela, Manaus. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade La Salle (UniLaSalle) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade La Salle (UniLaSalle) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name La Salle University
Acronym UniLaSalle
Founded 1972

University Location

Address Avenida Victor Barreto 2288 - Centro
Canoas (population range: 250,000-499,999)
92010-000 Rio Grande do Sul
T +55 (51) 3476 8500
F +55
Other locations Rio de Janeiro, Lucas do Rio Verde, Estrela, Manaus

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade La Salle's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020