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Universidad de Las Americas

Vía Nayon a 300 metros del Redondel del Ciclista

Quito, PC 170137

Ecuador

Telephone: 593-2-398-1000

URL: www.udla.edu.ec

Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Maureen A. Maloney

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning. https://www.udla.edu.ec/student-achievement/

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: October 16, 2020

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2016

Undergraduate FTE: 12,733

Graduate FTE: 689

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Non-Profit

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. Proprietary with parent/board

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: No

RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerSol VillacisCoordinator of International Accreditationmariasol.villacis@udla.edu.ec
Board of Directors ChairCarlos LarreateguiChancellor of the University and Chair of Board of Regentscarlos.larreategui@udla.edu.ec
Chief Academic OfficerMarlena LeónAcademic Vice-Rectormarlena.leon@udla.edu.ec
Chief Executive OfficerGonzalo MendietaRectorgonzalo.mendieta@udla.edu.ec
Chief Financial OfficerFelipe MartinezChief Financial Officer and Administrative Vice-Rectorfelipe.martinez@udla.edu.ec
Director Institutional ResearchLuis VacaChief Information Officerluis.vaca.hinojosa@udla.edu.ec
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
Universidad de Las Américas ColónQuitoAdditionalActive
Universidad de Las Américas GranadosQuitoAdditionalActive
Universidad de Las Américas QueriQuitoAdditionalActive
Universidad de Las Américas UDLAPARKQuitoMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
AdvertisingBachelors1996On-Site
Agroindustrial EngineeringBachelors2002On-Site
Agroindustrial Science and Food SafetyMasters2015On-Site
ArchitectureBachelors2005On-Site
Audiovisual Production and DirectionMasters2020On-Site
Automation EngineeringBachelors2019On-Site
Bilingual Early Childhood Education & ECC AdministrationBachelors2005On-Site
Biotechnology EngineeringBachelors2005On-Site
Business AdministrationBachelors1995On-Site
Business AdministrationMasters2006On-Site
Business AdministrationBachelors2020On-Site
Clinical PsychologyBachelors2001On-Site
CommunicationMasters2017On-Site
Corporate & Institutional Communication (DIRCOM)Masters2009Distance Education
Corporate CommunicationBachelors1996On-Site
Culinary ArtsBachelors2002On-Site
DentistryBachelors2007On-Site
EconometricsMasters2019On-Site
EconomicsBachelors2007On-Site
EducationBachelors2021Distance Education
EducationBachelors2020On-Site
Educational LeadershipMasters2021Distance Education
EndodonticsMasters2020On-Site
Entrepreneurship and InnovationMasters2018On-Site
Environmental EngineeringBachelors2002On-Site
FilmBachelors2006On-Site
FinanceBachelors2006On-Site
FinanceMasters2018On-Site
Food Development and InnovationMasters2021On-Site
Graphic & Industrial DesignBachelors2001On-Site
Graphic DesignBachelors2018On-Site
Health AdministrationMasters2021Distance Education
Health AdministrationMasters2019On-Site
Hospitality and Hotel ManagementBachelors2005On-Site
Human Resources Management, mention in Organizational DevelopmentMasters2019On-Site
Industrial EngineeringBachelors2007On-Site
Information Security ManagementMasters2019On-Site
Information Systems and Enterprise Technology ManagementMasters2009On-Site
Information Technology EngineeringBachelors2008On-Site
Interior DesignBachelors1995On-Site
International BusinessBachelors2006On-Site
International RelationsBachelors2020On-Site
JournalismBachelors2001On-Site
LawBachelors1996On-Site
Manual Orthopedic Physical TherapyMasters2020On-Site
MarketingMasters2015On-Site
MarketingBachelors2006On-Site
Master in Service ManagementMasters2021Distance Education
MedicineBachelors2007On-Site
Multimedia & Audiovisual ProductionBachelors2002On-Site
MusicBachelors2006On-Site
NursingBachelors2007On-Site
NursingMasters2020On-Site
Occupational Health and SafetyMasters2019On-Site
Occupational Health and SafetyMasters2021Distance Education
Operations & Industrial SecurityMasters2009On-Site
Oral RehabilitationMasters2015On-Site
Organizational ManagementMasters2017On-Site
Organizational PsychologyBachelors2001On-Site
OrthodonticsMasters2015On-Site
Physical TherapyBachelors2007On-Site
Political Science & International RelationsBachelors2006On-Site
Product DesignBachelors2018On-Site
Project ManagementMasters2016On-Site
PsychologyBachelors2018On-Site
PsychopedagogyBachelors2006On-Site
Respiratory TherapyMasters2020On-Site
Software EngineeringBachelors2002On-Site
Sound & Acoustic EngineeringBachelors2002On-Site
Sports ManagementBachelors2006On-Site
Telecommunications EngineeringBachelors2006On-Site
Tourism ManagementBachelors2005On-Site
Veterinary MedicineBachelors2002On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2021Offsite Review
Spring2022Accreditation Visit