University of La Frontera

University of the Frontier (Spanish: Universidad de La Frontera) or UFRO is a public university in Temuco, Araucanía Region, Chile. It is a derivative university and part of the Chilean Traditional Universities. UFRO boasts a student body with a variety of abilities and from a variety of backgrounds, many of them are Mapuche descent.

University of the Frontier
Universidad de La Frontera
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MottoItinerarium mentis ad veritatem
Established1981
Students11,053 (2020)
Undergraduates10,427
Postgraduates626
Location
Coordinates: 38°44′51″S 72°37′04″W / 38.7474°S 72.6177°W / -38.7474; -72.6177
CampusAndres Bello Campus, Medicine Campus
AffiliationsConsejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas
Consorcio de Universidades Estatales de Chile
Websitewww.ufro.cl

FacilitiesEdit

The university owns a property called Rucamanque, that is used for research, environmental education, and conservation. Rucamanque holds old-growth and second-growth forest.

Notable alumniEdit

ReferencesEdit

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