University of the Philippines Visayas Tacloban College

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University of the Philippines Visayas - Tacloban College
Unibersidad han Pilipinas ha Kabisay-an Kolehiyo ha Tacloban
The Official Seal of the University of the Philippines
Motto Honor and Excellence
Established 1908 (U.P. system)
1973 (campus)
Type National university
Chancellor Rommel Espinosa
President Alfredo Pascual
Dean Anita G. Cular
Location Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines
11°14′54″N 125°0′26″E / 11.24833°N 125.00722°E / 11.24833; 125.00722Coordinates: 11°14′54″N 125°0′26″E / 11.24833°N 125.00722°E / 11.24833; 125.00722
Hymn U.P. Naming Mahal
Nickname UP Tac, UPVTC
Mascot U.P. Oblation
Website www.upv.edu.ph/upv/index.php/tacloban-college
A view of the campus

The University of the Philippines Visayas Tacloban College (UPVTC) is a university in the Philippines.

A satellite college of the University of the Philippines, it was established on May 23, 1973 as part of the University of the Philippines Visayas.

History[edit]

In its 823rd meeting, the University of the Philippines (UP) Board of Regents established the UP College Tacloban. It was recognized as a regional unit of the System on May 23, 1973 and inaugurated on July 2, 1973.

Ten years later, Executive Order No. 4 placed UP College Tacloban under the administrative supervision of University of the Philippines Visayas.

Organization[edit]

The UPV Tacloban College (UPVTC) is divided into four divisions:

  • Division of Humanities
  • Division of Management
  • Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • Division of Social Sciences