UC News

July 08, 2019

David Almirol Jr. obtained his degree in Computer Science major in Information Science at the University of Cordilleras in 2002. From being a janitor to an overseas Filipino worker handling electronics at the US military camp in Iraq - thereafter as their "de facto programmer" - David Almirol Jr. returned home to the Philippines eight years after and founded what would become one of the top hardware and software development companies in the country as its CEO. His story tells what grit, passion, and vision combined can do in empowering Filipino talent and the local industry.

June 09, 2019

Four (4) Law students of the University of the Cordilleras were awarded National Law Scholarships among 20 scholarship awardees nationwide; --- by the former Chief Justice Artemio V. Panganiban's Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity (FLP) Scholars for Academic Year 2018-2019.

June 08, 2019

UC Law Dean Reynaldo U. Agranzamendez was named as one of the 15 holders of the Chief Justice Panganiban Professorial Chairs on Liberty and Prosperity alongside select deans and professors of top Law Schools in the Philippines. Dean Agranzamendez was earlier named with the first FLP professorial chair honorees in 2013

April 14, 2019

MANILA, Philippines - President Rodrigo Duterte has named Budget Undersecretary Janet Abuel as acting secretary of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM).

March 17, 2019

Tapping & awakening the creativity of students in Civil Engineering; --- by Tasking these Students to apply their Textbook Knowledge on creative, real life situations. --- Consider this particular UC CE Student Project: "To transform useless & hazardous material into practical use."

March 15, 2019

University of the Cordilleras (UC) roared their way to the top after bagging seven golds including three silvers and two bronze medals to win the overall title in the taekwondo competition at the resumption of the 32nd Baguio - Benguet Educational Athletic League (BBEAL).

March 10, 2019

Baguio's Janet Abuel, who topped the Bar in 1998, has been named by President Rodrigo Duterte as officer-in-charge of the Department of Budget Management.

January 19, 2019

Judith Dinayugan and Rohan Andre Treptor, Grade 12 Accountancy, Business, and Management (ABM) students of the University of the Cordilleras - Senior High School (UC-SHS), finished Second Runner-up overall in the 1st Bede ABM Cup held at San Beda College in Muntinlupa City on January 11, 2019.

December 09, 2018

The University of the Cordilleras (UC) was among the Top 3 finalists for Best Higher Education Institution (HEI) in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) and Humanitarian Assistance in the 2018 National Gawad Kalasag held on December 4, 2018 at the AFP Theater in Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.

November 25, 2018

As part of the Tublay Agri-Ecotourism plan mapped by the University of the Cordilleras (UC) in partnership with the Investments in Loving Organizations that can build Village Economies (ILOVE) Foundation, members of the Tublay Organic Farming Practitioners Association Inc. (TOFPAI) were trained in making various products from local organic ingredients.