Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola is a bilingual educational organization that, over the last 15 years, has graduated entrepreneurial young people who contribute to the sustainable development of society.
Our institution was founded as an innovative option in education, fostering entrepreneurship in our students. We offer education in business management in all of our programs, as well as a holistic scientific and humanistic education. USIL offers modern infrastructure, with all of the facilities and equipment students need for an optimum education experience. The university has four campuses, three of which are located in the city of Lima and one in the city of Cusco.
The business spirit is our constant source of inspiration and one of the distinctive traits of our students’ education. We cultivate an entrepreneurial culture, built on a solid ethical and moral foundation that fosters innovation, leadership, competitiveness and the creation of value, enabling students to identify and take full advantage of business opportunities.
We are committed to contributing to social development and improvement in the quality of life of those with the lowest incomes. Putting solidarity into practice, our university carries out activities geared toward sustainable development and instills awareness and sensitivity regarding their responsibilities as citizens, for the purpose of overcoming inequality, fighting extreme poverty and promoting inclusion.
Our global perspective prepares our students to perform effectively and efficiently anywhere in the world. Over a hundred strategic partnerships with academic institutions all over the world, corporate presence in different countries and our being a bilingual institution enable our organization to offer an education with a global outlook, meeting the highest international standards.
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
We bank on inclusive, sustainable national development through education that prioritizes research and technological innovation in different fields of knowledge and its transfer to society. In each country in which we operate, we promote ample knowledge of local characteristics, a sense of belonging, pride in one’s culture, and efficient resource management. In this manner, we shape citizens committed to local development, who have a broad perspective of their surroundings.
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
COLLEGE OF LAW
COLLEGE OF HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT, TOURISM ADMINISTRATION AND GASTRONOMY
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Students spend their time on the USIL campus studying or participating in different academic, cultural and sports events organized by the university.
Sports and Recreation
USIL has a sports department dedicated exclusively to scheduling, organizing, carrying out and overseeing sports and recreational activities. The university encourages students to join teams that represent the university in men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, futsal, volleyball, track and field, chess, bowling, judo, jiujitsu, tae kwon do and modern dance, whether in activities on the university calendar or in external competitions and leagues such as the La Molina Metropolitan Futsal League, Co-ed Basketball League or Volleyball League.
USIL Gym / Huachipa
USIL has a gym and areas for playing sports on the main campus in Lima’s La Molina district. Additionally, the Huachipa campus has a 25,000 m2 outdoor recreation center with sports courts, a mini-soccer field and areas for recreational activities.
Intramural Games / FestiUSIL
Every year, the university organizes intramural games, which bring together students from every USIL program to participate and compete in different sports and activities organized by the Athletic Department. When all of the competitions are over, FestiUSIL is held. It is a closing party at which the winning colleges and top athletes are announced, followed by an afternoon of fun and games, with music provided by popular groups.
Activities Organized by the Colleges
In addition to activities organized by the university, each college organizes different events to promote participation and camaraderie among its students, thereby contributing to their personal and professional development. Among these activities is the Day of the College, an event that brings together each program’s students and alumni on different dates to mingle and participate in athletic and recreational activities. Talks, seminars, presentations, conferences, tourism trips and other activities are also held.
The university has a student choir, whose members participate voluntarily under the guidance of a professional choir director. From time to time the USIL Choir is invited to participate in different events organized by the university, as well as in cultural and artistic presentations off campus.
The Chaplaincy provides the religious service the university offers all of its students.
Around thirteen international from USIL participated in the Academic Field Trip to Cusco, which allowed them to travel to historic city of Cusco, at the heart of the Inca Empire, and learn more about its history through cultural and academic activities.
USIL, committed to providing the best education to its students, has within its institutional pillars Globalization, which is evidenced in its more than 270 international alliances and the presence of our university in the world.
Thirteen students from the University of Central Florida (UCF) will be part of the Intercultural Psychology Program, the students will study in Lima and Cusco. The program is focused on Psychology and will revolve around the components of cultural immersion, service learning and academic excursio
USIL, through the Vice Presidency of International Relations, offers many educational and cultural programs to both the USIL community and students from our partner universities, that make up the 270 strategic alliances.
Through the Vice Presidency of International Relations, USIL provides various programs tailored to its international partners, which are part of the more than 270 strategic alliances.
Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola educates students to become high quality professionals capable of competing globally, this is done through its 270 international alliances, which not only allow USIL students to enjoy their benefits, but also students from other countries to live and study in Per
The first group of students from the College of Hospitality Management, Tourism Administration and Gastronomy flew to Dubai on September 4 for a three-month exchange at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM). The students will take courses for their major in English, following which they will be able to apply for a 3-month internship at one of the hotels or companies in the group.
From August 13 to 22, 11 students from the USIL Green Program visited the university’s Extension Center in the city of Cusco to participate in academic activities as part of the Water Resource Management and Sustainable Practices course. These students from the United States visited different s related to renewable energy management and good practices in environmental management.
Are you fluent in a language other than Spanish? Are you interested in serving and helping others? Would you like to let the world know about the best Peru has to offer? Maybe you don’t know it yet, but you could join the USIL Ambassadors.
In line with our slogan, the Office of the Vice President of International Relations has achieved an increase in the number of USIL students registered to participate in foreign academic exchange programs during the 2015-02 semester.
With great expectation and excitement, more than 120 international students who will be attending USIL this semester were welcomed by the team from the Office of the Vice President of International Relations at a welcome ceremony held on Monday, August 10 on the USIL Fernando Belaunde Terry Campu
Every year, the number of USIL students who go to universities abroad for academic exchanges increases.
The founding president of Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL), Raúl Diez Canseco Terry, participated in the Global New Fortune Forum, held on June 5 in Hangzhou, China.
A delegation of USIL international students, who are currently attending classes at the university’s Extension Center in Cusco, participated in this year’s parade held on June 23, the anniversary of the Imperial City.
The San Ignacio de Loyola Organization operates in Peru, the USA and Paraguay, and has plans to begin operations in Panama in the near future.
This year, Coloring Dreams was launched.