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University of São Paulo

Student Services and Facilities

Student jobs

  •  International students are not permitted to work while studying in Brazil.

History

  • The University of São Paulo (USP) is a public university in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.
  • The oldest and largest university in Brazil, and one of the most prestigious higher education and research institutions in Latin America.
  • Its first school, the Law School, was established in 1827 and the University was founded in 1934 upon the unification of several pre-existing schools.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • Vladimir Herzog (journalist, university professor and playwright).
  • Sebastiao Salgado (documentary photographer and photojournalist).
  • Fernando Henrique Cardoso (former president of Brazil).
  • Jose de Alencar (lawyer, politician, lecturer, novelist and dramatist).

Address

Rua do Anfiteatro, 197, 05508-060, Cidade Universitária, São Paulo - SP | Brazil