Cooperative University of Colombia

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Cooperative University of Colombia
Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia
Logo UCC.jpg
Motto «Una Universidad, todo un país»
Motto in English
«A University, an entire country»
Type Private
Established November 7, 1964
Rector César Augusto Pérez González
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students 52,000
Location Colombia

The Cooperative University of Colombia (Spanish: Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia) is a private institution of higher education founded in 1983, as a successor of the Instituto de Economía Social y Cooperativismo (Indesco).


The Cooperative University is characterized by its wide distribution nationally, with 18 campuses around the country[1] en Apartadó, Arauca, Barrancabermeja, Bogotá, Bucaramanga, Cali, Cartago, Espinal, Ibagué, Medellín, Montería, Neiva, Pasto, Pereira, Popayán, Quibdó, Santa Marta y Villavicencio.