Universidad Católica de Cuyo

country rank  99
world rank  9419

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University Overview

Founded in 1959, Universidad Católica de Cuyo (Catholic University of Cuyo) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Rivadavia (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), San Juan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Luis and Mendoza. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnología, Argentina (Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology, Argentina), Universidad Católica de Cuyo (UCCuyo) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica de Cuyo (UCCuyo) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Catholic University of Cuyo
Acronym UCCuyo
Founded 1959

University Location

Address Avenida José Ignacio de la Roza 1516 oeste
Rivadavia (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
J5400 San Juan
T +54 (264) 429 2300
F +54 (264) 429 2310
Other locations San Luis and Mendoza

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

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
Admission Office Avenida José Ignacio de la Roza 1516 oeste
San Juan J5400
+54 (264) 429 2314

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnología, Argentina

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Comision Nacional de Evaluacion y Acreditacion Universitaria CONEAU

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019