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Pontificia Università salesiana

LC control no.n 50069927
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Corporate name headingPontificia Università salesiana
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Variant(s)Università salesiana di Roma
Universidad Pontificia Salesiana
Universität der Salesianer Don Boscos
Pontificia Studiorum Universitas Salesiana
Università pontificia salesiana
UPS (Pontificia Università salesiana)
UPS, Rome (Pontificia Università salesiana)
Salesian Pontifical University, Rome
Université pontificale salésienne de Rome
Universidad Pontificia Salesiana de Roma
Pontificia Universitas Salesiana
See alsoPredecessor: Pontificio Ateneo salesiano
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Hierarchical superior: Salesians
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Other standard no.132336266
Beginning date1973-05-24
Associated countryItaly
Associated placeTurin (Italy) Jerusalem
LocatedRome (Italy)
AddressPiazza dell'Ateneo salesiano, 1 Roma Italia 00139
Field of activityEducation, Higher
Found inGuida Monaci, 1979: n. 1421 (Università salesiana (Pont.))
Progettare l'educazione nella scuola cattolica, c1981: t.p. (UPS) ser. t.p. (Università pontificia salesiana)
Tuttogiovani notizie, 0/83: p. 2 (Salesian Pontifical University, Rome; UPS, Rome; Université pontificale salésienne de Rome; Universidad Pontificia Salesiana de Roma)
Pontificium Institutum Altioris Latinitatis website, viewed June 8, 2016: home page (at bottom of page: Università Pontifica Salesiana)
Università pontificia salesiana website, viewed 26 September 2022: main page (Università pontificia salesiana; Pontificia Studiorum Universitas Salesiana; Piazza dell'Ateneo salesiano, 1 - 00139 Roma; Storia (based on request by don Pietro Ricaldone to establish a Facoltà teologica salesiana; request expanded to include faculties in canon law and philosophy; 3 May 1940: Holy See approved Pontificio Ateneo salesiano; Ricaldoni was first grand chancellor; 16 October 1940: first academic year (1940-1941) began, located in Torino, with don Andrea Gennaro as first rector; 11 October 1941: elevated to university status; 1958: Facoltà di filosofia, Istituto superiore di pedagogia, and Facoltà di diritto canonico moved to Rome; September 1965: seat of Ateneo moved from Torino to Rome, to unify all of the faculties in one seat, in Nuovo Salario neighborhood; 24 May 1973: the Ateneo was elevated to rank of Università Pontificia; as of 24 May 2020, grand chancellor was don Ángel Fernández Artime)
VIAF, 26 September 2022 (authorized access points in VIAF cluster: Pontificià Universita salesiana [i.e., Pontificia Università salesiana], Università Pontificia Salesiana, Pontificia Universitas Salesiana, Pontificia università salesiana Rome; VIAF ID: 132336266 (Corporate))
Wikipedia, 26 September 2022 (Salesian Pontifical University (Italian: Università Pontificia Salesiana; Latin: Pontificia Studiorum Universitas Salesiana); pontifical university in Italy run by Salesians of Don Bosco; three campuses: in Rome, in Turin, and in Jerusalem; consists of 6 faculties: Theology; Education; Philosophy; Canon Law; Christian and Classical Literature; and Sciences of Social Communication; canonically erected by Congregation for Catholic Education with decree of 3 May 1940 (Prot. N. 265/40), with the official title Pontificio Ateneo Salesiano ("Salesian Pontificial Athenaeum"); 24 May 1973, Pope Paul VI approved its new name, Pontificia Studiorum Universitas Salesiana (Salesian Pontifical University))
Wikidata, 26 September 2022 (Salesian Pontifical University (Q543289), English-language label; Spanish-language label: Universidad Pontificia Salesiana; no description defined; instance of: seminary, pontifical university; inception: 1965; founded by: Pietro Ricaldone; office held by head of the organization: grand chancellor, rector)
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