Category: Public statement

Fee regulation: an opportunity to strengthen or harm university education

«The 30 universities that make up the Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities express their concern about the process being developed by the Undersecretariat of Higher Education of the Ministry of Education to implement the regulation of fees, basic tuition fees and collection for the concept of qualification for universities that assign to […]

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Consejo de Rectores lamenta fallecimiento de Mónica Jiménez de la Jara

Ante el lamentable fallecimiento de Mónica Jiménez de la Jara, el Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas desea hacer llegar sus condolencias a la familia, a las personas que tuvieron la oportunidad de conocerla y a la instituciones donde se desempeñó y en las que dejó huellas imborrables. Mónica fue parte de este Consejo […]

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Commitment to dialogue and life for Chile

«In the context of the serious health and economic crisis produced by the Coronavirus, COVID-19, the Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities (CRUCH), made up of 30 institutions that represent the most diverse intellectual and cultural traditions of the country, has estimated a civic duty and a responsibility proper to its mission to make a call to […]

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Contribution and continuity of Higher Education

«The Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities (CRUCH), before the presentation of the Chamber of Deputies, on March 27, 2020, of the“ Bill that suspends the collection of fees and other pecuniary obligations in Higher Education Institutions ”, In the context of the pandemic produced by the Coronavirus or COVID-19, […]

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Suspension of the national application of the History, Geography and Social Sciences Test

«Due to the leakage of the History, Geography and Social Sciences Test, a fact reported by the Department of Evaluation, Measurement and Educational Registry (DEMRE) and the consequence of methodological invalidation that this implies, the application of the National History, Geography and Social Sciences Test. […]

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Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas llama a restablecer un clima de confianza cívica y de paz en la convivencia social

Given the serious events that we have witnessed in recent days, the Council of Rectors has considered an institutional duty to be part of the reflection that the country is doing or should begin in the coming days. Our mission of training professionals and contributing to the generation of ideas for […]

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Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas y Sistema Único de Admisión evalúan las condiciones de rendición de las Pruebas de Selección Universitaria

In consideration of the latest events in the country and understanding the uncertainty that this situation generates, we have received various concerns and questions about the next delivery of the University Selection Tests (PSU) and the 2020 Admission Process to the universities of the Unified System of Admission of the Council of Rectors. We understand and share […]

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Consejo de Rectores de Universidades Chilenas se suma a los esfuerzos por alcanzar la paz social en La Araucanía

The Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities deeply regrets the disagreement and tension that the Region of La Araucanía is experiencing. This situation is largely explained by the historical inability of the Chilean State to recognize the cultural and ethnic diversity that constitutes the basis of the identities that inhabit and enrich our territory. […]

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Consejo de Rectores expresa su preocupación por Presupuesto 2019 para Ciencia y Tecnología

The 27 universities of the Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities express their deepest concern about the reduction of funding for Science and Technology contained in the 2019 Nation Budget Law Project. CRUCH has repeatedly maintained that the development capacities of the country are seriously limited by […]

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CRUCH propone políticas institucionales de igualdad y diversidad

1.- El Comité Ejecutivo del Consejo de Rectores ante las manifestaciones estudiantiles que demandan políticas institucionales de igualdad y diversidad, en cada una de nuestras universidades, considera indispensable que las propias comunidades de conformidad con los procedimientos universitarios inicien al más breve plazo un proceso de reflexión y diálogo destinado a encontrar respuestas urgentes y […]

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