Democratize quality education. Be the visionary and industry leader. Give hope and transform lives.


University of Cebu offers affordable and quality education responsive to the demands of local and international communities.

University of Cebu commits itself to:

  • Serve as an active catalyst in providing efficient delivery of educational services;
  • Pursue excellence in instruction, research and community services towards social and economic development as well as environmental sustainability;
  • Acquire, disseminate and utilize appropriate technology to enhance the university’s educational services; and
  • Foster an organizational culture that nurtures employee productivity and engagement.

Institutional Goals

  1. To offer programs to include Alternative Learning Systems (ALS) that are relevant, holistic and complaint with institutional, regulatory, industry and accreditation standards that will develop life-long learners.
  2. To develop among stakeholders social awareness, responsibility and accountability anchored on institution, research and production.
  3. To complement the academic programs with holistic and integrated student personnel services.
  4. To develop a pool of qualified, professional and motivated faculty in the areas of instruction, research and community extension.
  5. To ensure effective administration and supervision of instructional and learning resources in support of the academic programs.
  6. To provide an environment that is safe, functional and conducive to teaching, learning and working.
  7. To ensure operations which are collaborative, sustainable, efficient and effective in meeting the needs of the institution and its stakeholders.

Graduate Attributes

University of Cebu graduates is a:

Life-long learner
Demonstrate skills and competencies in one’s educational level and field of discipline towards lifelong learning

Effective Communicator
Exhibit proficiency in listening, speaking, writing, reading and viewing

Socially Accountable and Responsible
Demonstrate social accountability and ethical responsibility towards the community and the environment

Team Player
Exhibit proactive and collaboration in a diverse society

Technically Competent
Utilize appropriate technology

Ethically Responsible
Manifest ethical behavior in diverse situation

Core Values

These are the core values that the University of Cebu upholds:

  1. Innovation
    Be the visionary and the industry leader.
  2. Camaraderie
    Living in the spirit of harmony and approachability.
  3. Alignment
    All activities are geared towards core values and priorities.
  4. Respect
    Always a professional, mindful of God, university, the community and self.
  5. Excellence
    To be great at whatever it is we do and go for the best.

Updated: September 2016