Applicants for USIL Undergraduate Programs

Applicants for USIL Undergraduate Programs



At Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola, we prepare you to be an entrepreneurial leader with a global perspective. We are our country’s first bilingual university, and our students take courses required for their majors taught in English. Our programs include education in business management so that, by the time you graduate, you will know how to undertake your own professional project.


USIL Programs


College of Hospitality Management, Tourism Administration and Gastronomy

  • Tourism Administration
  • Hospitality Administration
  • Culinary Arts
  • Gastronomy and Restaurant Management


College of Architecture and Urban Planning

  • Architecture and Urban Planning


College of Business

  • Business
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Development
  • Economics
  • Economics and Finance
  • Economics and International Business
  • Corporate Environmental Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing


College of Health Sciences

  • Health Administration
  • Nutrition and Dietetics


College of Law

  • Law
  • International Relations


College of Education

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Intercultural Bilingual Education
  • Primary Education
  • Primary Intercultural Bilingual Education
  • Secondary Education


College of Humanities

  • Art and Design
  • Communications
  • Psychology


College of Engineering

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Agro-industrial Engineering and Agribusiness
  • Civil Engineering
  • Business Engineering
  • Food Industry Engineering
  • Industrial and Commercial Engineering
  • Information Systems Engineering
  • Logistics and Transportation Engineering


At USIL we have Dual Degree programs with renowned institutions abroad.

  • San Ignacio University (USA)
    This program enables our students to earn two degrees: an American Bachelor of Arts Degree from San Ignacio University (USA) and a bachelor’s degree from USIL. San Ignacio College is accredited by ACICS (Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools).
    For further information, click here
  • Institut Paul Bocuse (France)
    Students can earn a nationally recognized (in France) bachelor’s degree in Culinary Arts and Restaurant Management from Institut Paul Bocuse, as well as a bachelor’s degree in Culinary Arts or Gastronomy and Restaurant Management from USIL. For further information, click here
  • Center for Global Education
    USIL offers four academic programs through which you can earn a bachelor’s degree from abroad, with classes taught entirely in English. In five years, a student can earn two bachelor’s degrees: a Peruvian degree from USIL and a degree from the University of Houston, the University of Central Florida, the University of South Florida or the University of London International Programmes (LSE – 2015). For further information, click here


If you’re in 4th or 5th grade of secondary school, this is your chance to learn more about our academic programs, the USIL Competence-based Education Model, our Dual Degree programs and the International Strategic Partnerships we have with renowned universities abroad.

    You will have the opportunity to learn about the major in which you are interested directly from the director of the program. In addition, you will receive information about our different admission options, as well as the benefits we offer students with outstanding academic performance. Talks are held throughout the year. To participate, sign up here
    This is the perfect opportunity for you to learn about all the majors our university offers, as well as to enjoy talks, workshops and contests. Our fairs are held in July each year. 


USIL cares about shaping entrepreneurial leaders throughout the country. In line with this objective, we hold talks and workshops at PK-12 schools about entrepreneurship, the environment and vocational orientation. We also organize guided visits to our university, with workshops on communication, engineering, culinary arts, etc.


  • Regular admission test
  • Top third percentile of high school graduating class
  • Outstanding academic performance
  • High school valedictorian
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma, German, Italian or French
  • Early Admissions System
  • Exemption from taking admission test
  • PRE USIL College Preparatory Academy


For further information about all of our admission options, click here or call us at 317–1050 or 317–1051.

PRE USIL is the first step toward direct admission to Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola and success in your field. We have a special teaching system for science and humanities. For further information, click here

Every year, USIL offers high school seniors interested in taking the admission test the opportunity to take a practice admission test. Afterward, a group of specialized instructors teach them to answer verbal and mathematical reasoning questions.