Founded 1987 as State Foundation Federation of Higher Education of West Parana, incorporating four Municipal Faculties. Became Foundation State University of West Parana 1988, and acquired present status and title 1994. Now composed of 5 campuses.
- Cascavel CampusFields of study: Accountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Dentistry, Economics, Health Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Literature, Mathematics Education, Medicine, Nursing, Pedagogy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Portuguese, Science Education, Spanish
- Foz do Iguaçu Campus
- Academic year: February to November
- Requirements: Secondary school certificate and entrance examination