Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

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Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
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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. It is composed of 5 Units located in different boroughs of the metropolis:

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UAM Rectoría is the main office, and it is located in the south of the city, near Xochimilco, at the street Canal de Miramontes.


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