To train people, integrally and professionally, in an ecosystem of creation and dissemination of knowledge, innovation, entrepreneurship, transfer and impact, contributing to the solution of relevant and complex problems, in a scientific-technological environment, contributing to the sustainable development of the country and society.
The USM carries out this work as an institution of higher education with a public vocation, of excellence and inclusiveness, which strengthens its work, its community and its integration into the environment through dialogue, tolerance, respect for diversity and high-level debate, preserving the will of Don Federico Santa Maria Carrera.
To be a national and international scientific-technological reference that, through the integration of a university community of excellence, stimulates the generation and dissemination of knowledge, together with the creation of value, aimed at significantly impacting the development of society, becoming a world-class university leader in engineering, science and technology.
The Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria adapts to the changing and urgent challenges of each era, extending the successive contribution of new generations of people trained with its imprint, and the generation of new frontier knowledge, contributing to the development and sustainability of the country and society.
The Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria is an institution of higher education of excellence, which seeks to demonstrate the highest standards of quality in its work, within a framework of integrity and respect for individuals, communities and society as a whole.
The Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria is an institution committed and responsible with society, with the fulfillment of its institutional purposes, as well as with the members of its community.
The Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria adheres to the search for truth and new knowledge, preserving an ethical conduct in teaching, research, innovation, entrepreneurship and technology transfer.