American Friends of Université Catholique de l'Ouest

Université Catholique de l'Ouest (FR) A Project of U | KBFUS Funds

A leading Catholic university in France.

The Université Catholique de l'Ouest is 135 years old and is a French leading Catholic university, private not-for-profit. Originally a medieval university founded in 1373, it was later reopened in 1875 and has a current student population of 12,000. The campus is situated in downtown Angers, a mere five-minute walk from the station and the nearest bus stops; it lies just minutes away from the main shopping area, restaurants, gardens, banks and administrative offices. The university campus boasts an unusual architectural blend of old and contemporary buildings, standing in a 5-hectare park.

Alternative ways to give:

For gifts by check: Write your check to KBFUS, write "American Friends of Université Catholique de l'Ouest" in the memo section of the check, and send it to KBFUS, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10020.

Gifts by wire transfer or to contribute other types of property: Email KBFUS at: or phone (212) 713 7660.