Universidad de Antioquia promotes local and regional development by providing educational and extension activities designed to meet the specific needs of the communities in the various regions across the department.
Regionalization has become an essential tool for the University to provide higher education opportunities to students in nine subregions of the department of Antioquia. The University is recognized as an institution committed to providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate education experience for regional communities thus ensuring the right to educational equity.
Via its regional campuses UdeA offers over 40 undergraduate and graduate programs as well as a wide variety of research and extension activities. About 5,000 regional students benefit from the various programs offered in our 11 regional campuses.