Founded in 1858, Université Saint-Louis - Bruxelles (Saint-Louis University - Brussels) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Brussels (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Direction générale de l'Enseignement non obligatoire et de la Recherche scientifique, Belgique (English: Directorate General for Non-Compulsory Education and Scientific Research), Université Saint-Louis - Bruxelles (USL) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Université Saint-Louis - Bruxelles (USL) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. USL also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.