The Universidad de Las Américas (UDLA) is the largest private educational institution in Ecuador. It has four campuses in Quito and a research farm in Nono.

It has accreditations from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) of the United States and it has 5 programs with a current accreditation of 5 years emitted by the Chilean Accreditation Agency.

Founded in 1995. It has 15 faculties and schools, with 39 daytime undergraduate programs, 8 evening undergraduate programs, 1 blended undergraduate program, 19 graduate programs and 19 online diploma programs.

UDLA has 16,000 students and over 18,000 graduates*.


  • UDLA Park Campus
  • Granados Campus
  • Colón Campus
  • Queri Campus
  • UDLA Farm
  • Applied Learning Centers
  • UDLA Park Campus (under construction)

UDLA has modern facilities equipped with state-of-the-art technology:

UDLA Park campus has solar panels which generate a percentage of the total energy consumed, auditoriums, libraries, showrooms, computer labs, outdoor patios, indoor patios, research labs, design workshops, photography studio:

  • UDLA Channel
  • Click radio
  • Sensibus (restaurant)
  • La Corteza (bakery and pastry shop)