The city of Passo Fundo, where the main campus is located, is one of the biggest cities in Rio Grande do Sul and it is known for representing a center of industries, commerce and education. Passo Fundo is also famous for its medical sector, since several people are benefited by the local hospitals and medical centers.


In addition, for a better interaction with the community, UPF is also based in seven towns of the northern region of the state: Carazinho, Casca, Lagoa Vermelha, Palmeira das Missões, Passo Fundo, Sarandi and Soledade.