Established in 1981, Universidad de La Frontera (UFRO) is recognized as one of the leading accredited, autonomous state owned Universities in the South of Chile. UFRO prides itself in providing its students with high quality educational undergraduate and graduate programs designed to complete in today´s global marketplace.
Our mission is to contribute to the development of the Region and the country through the creation and dissemination of knowledge, the education and training of professionals and postgraduates, and fostering of the arts and culture. With its main Campus located in Temuco, the capital of the Araucanía Region, UFRO is committed to quality and innovation, respect for human dignity, caring for the environment, cultural diversity and creating a fair society. We also offer technical programs in our other two Campuses located in the cities of Angol and Pucón.