Contact ACLAS

Please do not hesitate to contact us for information about our programs, academics, living in Quito or other general questions.


ACLAS is located in the heart of the commercial and banking area in the north of Quito, but slightly away from the noise, in one of the best residential areas of the city. Specifically, ACLAS is on the street El Día N37-111 between El Mercurio and El Comercio streets, behind Quicentro Shopping Mall and two blocks from Atahualpa Olympic Stadium.


Fernando Miño-Garcés, Ph. D. -

Academic Director or

Phone: 593 - 2 - 2240179 / 593 - 2 - 22433580 / 593 - 2 - 22922905

(when calling from within Ecuador do not dial 593)

Dr. Miño-Garcés works from Quito, Ecuador.



If this is an emergency, please try and contact Fernando Miño-Garcés at all of the numbers listed above as he is in Quito and able to act mostly quickly.  If he does not answer please contact Stacy.


Mailing Address:

*Name of Recipient* 

℅ Andean Center for Latin American Studies

El Día N37-111 y El Comercio

Quito 170514, ECUADOR

Please note: Valuable documents should be sent through DHL Express (delivery service.) It is not advisable to mail anything more than a large envelope to Ecuador. Many packages will stay in customs for a long time and may require the recipient pay custom fees to retrieve the packet. But, we (and our students) love receiving postcards!