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INSTITUTIONAL AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

INSTITUTIONAL AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

QS 4 Stars rating for academic excellence
(The first and only 4 stars University in the Philippines)
CHED Autonoumous Status
ISO 9001:2008 Certification
Philippine Quality Award

PAASCU and PACUCOA Accredited

Highest Number of Level III and Level IV Accredited Degree Programs in the country
Philippine Quill Awards
(2013-2016)
“School of the Year”
DepEd Center of Training
for High School Teachers
42 UAAP Overall Championships

UAAP Season 80

The most number of overall championships in UAAP history

Overall Champion
(Seniors and Juniors division)

 

AUN-QA Certified Programs

Elementary Education
Secondary Education
Accountancy
Pharmacy
Medical Technology
Psychology
Biology
Chemistry
Biochemistry
Nursing
Electronics Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Top Performing School in the
2017 Government Licensure
Examinations
Physical Therapy
Architecture
Electrical Engineering
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Psychometrician
Medical Technology

Pharmacy
Accountancy
Medicine
Nutrition

Teacher Education

13 CHED Centers of Excellence

Biology
Chemistry
Psychology
Medicine
Music
Philosophy
Nursing
Pharmacy
Medical Technology
Teacher Education
Hotel and Restaurant Management
Tourism

Chemical Engineering

11 CHED Centers of Development

Physical Therapy
Communication
Journalism
Literature
Information Technology
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electronics Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Library and Information Science

 

GETTING TO KNOW MORE ABOUT UST

GETTING TO KNOW MORE ABOUT UST

UST HAS THREE TITLES

UST HAS THREE TITLES

ROYAL UNIVERSITY

granted by
King Charles III of Spain

PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY

granted by
Pope Leo XIII

THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

granted by
Pope Pius XII

ROYAL UNIVERSITY

granted by
King Charles III of Spain

PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY

granted by
Pope Leo XIII

THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

granted by
Pope Pius XII

NATIONAL CULTURAL TREASURES

The Arch of the Centuries

UST Seminary

UST Open Field

UST Main Building

UST Baybayin Collection

The Arch of the Centuries

UST Seminary

UST Open Field

UST Main Building

UST Baybayin Collection

UST HOUSES THE FIRST AND THE OLDEST SEMINARY, MEDICAL  AND LAW SCHOOLS IN THE COUNTRY

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
(1871)

Ecclesiastical Faculties
(1611)

Faculty of Civil Law
(1734)

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
(1871)

Ecclesiastical Faculties
(1611)

Faculty of Civil Law
(1734)

The UST Benavides Library is a 6-floor fully airconditioned library and is also considered as one of the biggest libraries in Asia.

The UST Benavides Library is a 6-floor fully airconditioned library and is also considered as one of the biggest libraries in Asia.

UST has won the most number of UAAP cheerdance

championship with a total of 8 titles.

UST has won the most number of UAAP cheerdance

championship with a total of 8 titles.

In the year 2011, UST formed the largest human cross

and was recognized by the Guiness Book of World Records.

In the year 2011, UST formed the largest human cross

and was recognized by the Guiness Book of World Records.

The UST Main building is the first earthquake proof building in Asia

designed by a Dominican architect, Fr. Roque Ruano, O.P.

The UST Main building is the first earthquake proof building in Asia

designed by a Dominican architect, Fr. Roque Ruano, O.P.

UST was declared as a “National Historical Landmark”

by the National Historical Commission.

UST is the largest Catholic University in the World in terms of student population in a single campus.

UST is the largest Catholic University in the World in terms of student population in a single campus.

UST was declared as a “National Historical Landmark”

by the National Historical Commission.

UST was declared as a “National Historical Landmark”

by the National Historical Commission.

UST, AS A PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY WAS VISITED BY  POPES NAMELY:

Pope Paul VI
(1970)

Pope John Paul II
(1981 & 1995)

Pope Francis
(2015)

UST’s Campus Life

The University pulsates with youthful life. UST students number anywhere between 42,000 to 44,000 students, where some 12,000 are freshmen. Seen on campus are different manifestations of academic life from students whose…

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OFAD STAFF

Atty. Gezzez Giezi G. Granado, DCL
Director

Mr. Eric L. Dimar, MA, RPm, RGC
Assistant Director

Chona Batongbakal
Steve Michael Moore Jr.
Janet Tabanera
Jereco Paloma, RPm
Athena Operańa
Angelica Isabel Zaragoza, RPm

 

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CONTACT US

 (632) 406.1611 local 8276;
      (632) 310.7211
      Mobile phone: 0905.352.1252
      Telefax: (632) 310.7214

  Rm 104, Ground Floor,
     UST-Tan Yan Kee Student Center
     University of Santo Tomas
     España, Manila

 ofad@ust.edu.ph

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