Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla Changemaker Campus

UPAEP is a private Catholic University located in Puebla, Mexico. We have more than 13,000 students in our high school, undergraduate and graduate levels. We ensure social commitment and entrepreneurial formation of social leaders with: Our unique Comprehensive Humanistic Development program, an innovative way to carry out Social Service in which students will be able to launch social ventures searching for the Common Good. Our Entrepreneurial program offers an exit path for social leaders and it is integrated with our incubator. We promote positive actions to improve social conditions in our neighborhood. UPAEP is a Changemaker Campus because we understand and criticize the status quo, propose innovative solutions, create social mobility and hopes for many; because UPAEP creates currents of thought and forms leaders that transform society.

UPAEP Thought Leadership


2021 Exchange:
Compromiso social en tiempos de COVID / Community engagement during COVID
Bringing the Social Impact Toolkit to Interdisciplinary Courses

2020 Exchange:
Creating the conditions for Indigenous/rural communities to thrive in HEI

Changemaker Campus

Launched in 2008, Ashoka offers the Changemaker Campus designation to leading institutions in social innovation education. These institutions share the vision for higher education to become the next global driver of social change by transforming the educational experience into a world-changing experience.