Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Emblema y lema de la Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana.png
Motto IN CALLI IXCAHUICOPA Esp:Casa abierta al tiempo (En:House open to time)
Established 1974
Type Public university system
Rector Salvador Vega de León
Location Mexico City and Greater Mexico City, D.F. and Mexico State, Mexico
Mascot Black panther
Website http://www.uam.mx

The Metropolitan Autonomous University (Spanish language: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana or UAM) is a public university system in Mexico City, Mexico.


The university system is has 5 units, with campuses located in different boroughs of Mexico City and in the adjacent state:

Main office[edit]

UAM Rectoría is the main office of the university system. It is located in the south of the city, on Canal de Miramontes street near Xochimilco.


See also[edit]


Coordinates: 19°17′12″N 99°08′13″W / 19.2867°N 99.1369°W / 19.2867; -99.1369