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Marisol Siempre Dizon
8th Placer 85.80%
2019 Nursing Board Exam
Atty. Ella Mendoza
17th Placer 81.15%
2017 Philippine Bar Examination
Atty. Michelle Liao
5th Placer 84.5%
2014 Philippine Bar Examination
Atty. Manuel Sarausad
6th Placer 83.8%
2013 Philippine Bar Examination
Atty. Christian Llido
10th Placer 85.2%
2007 Philippine Bar Examination

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UC News and Events

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School Newspaper

UC Celebrating ASEAN Month 2021

August 30, 2021 by uc

Last 7th of August 2021, the University of Cebu launched its 2021 ASEAN month celebration with an online gathering of students, instructors, and guests. There was a series of webinars aimed at prepari [...]

UC FRIENDS 3rd Virtual Recognition and Leadership Webinar

July 21, 2021 by uc

The virtual recognition for the University of Cebu FRIENDS IACD-MOOC 3rd batch was held last July 12, 2021 via Zoom. Recognized were the 146 IACD-MOOC completers of Batch 3 as well as the top 10 FRIEN [...]

Campus Newspaper

FRIENDS | March 29, 2019

Share-A-Story Coffee Date

Participants of the International Credit Mobility Program – Varna University of Management October 28, 2020 was the first session of the Share-A-Story Coffee Date featuring the recipients of the [...]


March 8, 2002
UC Banilad granted Government permit to operate
University of Cebu – Banilad granted Government permit to operate First Year level, Bachelor of Laws (LIB) in Academic Year 2002-2003
December 5, 1998
Blessing of UC-METC Campus
Blessing of Jose W. Gotianuy Hall, UC-METC Campus and Presentation of the DET Norske Veritas (DNV) Certificate under the Rules of Maritime Academies and Training Centers
May 21, 1995
Inauguration of UCLM
Inauguration of branch school, University of Cebu Lapulapu Mandaue (UCLM).
February 1988
First approved PACUCOA Accreditation
PACUCOA approved Level 1 status for BSMT and AME Programs
April 8, 1992
Conversion of Cebu Central Colleges to University of Cebu
Approval by DECS Secretary Dr. Isidro Cariño of the conversion of Cebu Central Colleges to the University of Cebu, effective May 1, 1992.
Establishment renamed to Cebu Central Colleges
Approval by SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISION (SEC) of the change of name of the institution from Cebu College of Commerce to Cebu Central Colleges (CCC).
April 1, 1964
Establishment of the Cebu College of Commerce
A group of young men with vision and foresight, spurred by altruistic motives to help mould the moral and intellectual life of the youth, banded themselves together to form an educational institution- the Cebu College of Commerce.