CSR News

July 09, 2018

The University of the Cordilleras (UC) in partnership with Children International Philippines Inc. (CIPI) donated a total of 19,234 books, valued at approximately P7.6M, to 41 public elementary and high schools in Itogon, Benguet and Dagupan City.

December 12, 2017

Best Nationwide in Disaster Risk Reduction & Management; Higher Education Category; at the 19th Gawad Kalasag National Awards. NDRRMC, through its President, DND Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announced the Top Three Institutions nationally, namely: 1st Place: UC; 2nd Place: the University of San Carlos; 3rd Place: Capiz State University on December 11, 2017 at the Crown Plaza Manila Galleria.

November 29, 2017

UC was awarded the 2017 Cordillera Gawad Kalasag for "Best Higher Education Institution" in the entire region in disaster risk reduction and management and humanitarian assistance.

October 02, 2016

A geographic information system-based dengue surveillance and epidemiology, the first in the country, will be piloted in Baguio in a bid to further improve government health care response to dengue fever.

December 20, 2015

Proving the university's solid support to government initiatives on disaster response, the University of the Cordilleras has been named the Best School (Urban-Private Category) for the second consecutive time in the Cordillera tilt of the 2015 Gawad Kalasag.

August 26, 2012

Typhoon Helen's passage through Northern Luzon last August 15 affected Baguio City in a way that the perennially flood-prone area of City Camp Lagoon has again forced the evacuation of some families in Campo Filipino and Lourdes Extension barangays.

August 19, 2012

The "common cold" becomes even more common during the rainy season where a rise in upper respiratory ailments which includes cough, also happens because the disease is spread through casual human contact.