The National University of Cuyo, located in Mendoza, Argentine Republic has elaborated its aims in the Statute where it is established that the development and diffusion of culture in its forms through teaching, scientific research, technical preparation, training is essential. professional.
Since its creation, it oriented its activity towards the clarification of the great human inconveniences, with singular reference to national and regional life.
It was created to offer educational services in the Cuyo area, which includes the provinces of Mendoza, San Juan and San Luis.
At the beginning, he brought together certain existing educational centers under his administration and new ones were created, which after a few years had university hierarchy and recognized academic prestige.