About FURG


1. How many degree programs are there at FURG? Which are they?

FURG has 61 undergraduate programs in the most diverse areas of knowledge. In addition, the University offers 18 graduate specialization programs, 31 master’s degree programs, 14 doctoral programs and 150 research groups certified by CNPq.

2. How many students are there at FURG? How about faculty and staff?

FURG has more than 9,000 undergraduate students and about 300 undergraduates in distance education, in addition to nearly 2,500 graduate students. There are about 900 professors and more than 1,200 staff.

3. Where is FURG located?

The University has a multi-campus structure and is located in the cities of Rio Grande, Santo Antônio da Patrulha, São Lourenço do Sul and Santa Vitória do Palmar.

4. What are FURG's addresses?

Carreiros Campus 
Address: Campus Carreiros - Av. Itália Km 8, Carreiros, Rio Grande, RS. 
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Health Center 
Address: Visconde de Paranaguá street, 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS. 
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São Lourenço do Sul Campus 
Address: Bento Gonçalves street, 372, Centro, São Lourenço do Sul, RS. 
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Santa Vitória do Palmar Campus
Address: Glicério P. de Carvalho street, 81, Coxilha, Santa Vitória do Palmar, RS. 
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Santo Antônio da Patrulha Campus 
Address: Rua Barão do Caí, 125, Cidade Alta, Santo Antônio da Patrulha, RS. 
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Bom Princípio Unit - Santo Antônio da Patrulha 
Address: Francisco Borges de Lima street, 3005, Bom Princípio, Santo Antônio da Patrulha, RS. 
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5. I need to talk to somebody or a division at FURG, how do i do?

You can consult the telephone number of the University sectors here. Just enter the name of the person (a) or division you are looking for.

6. What bus lines are going to Carreiros Campus?

There are two bus lines going to Carreiros Campus: 
P14 - FURG - Check the bus schedule here.
P17 - Marluz - Check the bus schedule here.

7. Where do I access the University Calendar?

The University Calendar is available here.

8. What are the internal transportation schedules in Carreiros Campus?

The internal bus schedule can be checked here.

9. I have a complaint or suggestion about the University, where can I go?

You can make your claim to FURG’s Ombuds Office in person, by the website or by telephone (53) 3293.5440.