“A premier State University in the Southeast Asia that provides excellent and relevant Higher Education for Sustainable Development.”.
“The Palawan State University is committed to upgrade the quality of life of the people by providing higher education opportunities through excellent instruction, research, extension, production services and transnational collaboration and innovations.”
“The Palawan State University is geared towards serving its stakeholders in the most honest, professional, decent, efficient and transparent means and shall always be concerned about their welfare and development as citizens of this nation.”
PSU is proud to produce twenty-three (23) new Certified Public Accountants during the CPA Board exam held last October 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2014. This is, so far, the highest number of passers that PSU has produced since the offering of the BS Accountancy program, with Mr. Gerald Mart Gatinga snatching this year’s 6th place in the list of national topnotchers.
The first batch of BS Criminology of PSU made history by achieving a 90.24% passing percentage in the October 2014 Criminologist Licensure Examination. This is significantly higher than the national passing percentage of 37% percent. Out of the 41 hopeful PSU BS Criminology graduates who took the board exam for the first time, 37 passed.
Inspired by its vision of becoming “A premier State University in the Southeast Asia that provides excellent and relevant Higher Education for Sustainable Development”, PSU submitted 10 academic programs to the Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines (AACCUP) Accreditors for its review and assessment.
Fifteen (15) students of the PSU Laboratory High School, who write for two of its publications, “The Practupians” and “Ang Practupians”, won awards during the recently concluded Division School Press Conference held at Fersal Hotel from November 12-13, 2014.
Two of the PSU Laboratory High School (LHS) fourth year students, Mr. Nur Alan Pabvlo B. Barte and Mr. Reniel V. Rosaceña, were chosen to represent the Philippines in the 21st Asia Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF) Water Rocket Event to be held in Tokyo, Japan on November 29-30, 2014. The students will be accompanied by their coach and trainer, Mr. Phabe Y. Tabucalde, a faculty of the Laboratory High School.
In an effort to increase the number of article contributors to the University website and maintain its updated content, the ICT Office of the University, in partnership with the Public Relations, Information, and Media Office (PRIMO), and select faculty members of the College of Arts and Humanities (CAH), organized a one-day event on news writing with basic photography titled “Writing for the Web” on November 19, 2014. The activity was participated in by College Secretaries, Planning Officers, and other personnel from among the Colleges and Offices in the PSU main campus.
Palawan State University celebrated its 20th University Day on November 12, 2014 with festive funfare. Focusing on the theme ”PSU Celebrates 20 Years of Transforming Lives”, the celebration showcased the university’s accomplishments in the curricular and co-curricular fields. Kicking off the day’s events was an ecumenical thanksgiving service held at the PSU Performing Arts Center. This was followed by an Opening Program held at the newly renovated façade of the PSU Administration Building. These activities were participated in by the faculty, staff, students, and guests with the University President, Dr. Jeter S. Sespeñe taking the lead in the whole day festivity.