Father Saturnino Urios University
Pamantasang Padre Saturnino Urios
The First and Only Home-grown University in the region
|Latin: Pater Saturnino Urios Universitas|
|Butuan Parochial School for the Boys (1901–1939)
Father Urios High School (1939–1950)
Father Urios College (1950-1970)
Urios College (1970–2006)
|Motto||Luceat Lux Vestra|
Motto in English
|"Let Your Light Shine"|
|Established||October 21, 1901|
|President||Rev. Fr. John Christian U. Young|
|Vice-president||Rev. Fr. Chito G. Butardo (Vice President for Administrative & Student Affairs)
Rev. Fr. Randy Jaspher D. Odchigue (Vice President for Academic Affairs)
|Principal||Ms. Maria Lourdes Bernadette V. Sanchez (Basic Education, HS and GS)|
|Location||San Francisco St., Butuan, Agusan del Norte, Philippines
|Hymn||"The FSUU Hymn"|
|Colors||Urian Blue, Green, Yellow and White|
|Affiliations||Agusan Catholic Education Association, PAASCU, CEAP|
The Father Saturnino Urios University (FSUU) (Latin: Pater Saturnino Urios Universitas; Filipino: Pamantasang Padre Saturnino Urios) is a Roman Catholic private university run by the Diocese of Butuan in Butuan City, Philippines. It offers preschool, elementary, junior & senior high school and college (undergraduate and graduate) courses.
The school is named in honor of its founder Father Saturnino Urios, SJ, a Spanish Jesuit missionary who lead the establishment of the institution in 1901. In 2006, then Urios College was elevated into a university. In June 30, 2008, the elementary and high school departments moved to a new campus (Morelos Campus) in Brgy. Libertad. The institution complies the K-12 program.
|Saturnino Urios||1901–1914||Creator of Butuan Parochial School for Boys.|
|Francisco van Dijk||1955–1959|
|Henry van Engelen||1959–1963|
|Juanito A. Lao||1976–1998||Longest President of the University|
|Wilma B. Balmocena||1998–2001|
|Juan de Dios M. Pueblos||2001–2004||2nd Bishop of Butuan|
|John Christian U. Young||2004–present||The President who renamed the Father Saturnino Urios University|
|Main Campus||College Students
Vice-President Offices (Academic, and Administrative and Student Affairs)
Property Management Office
|College Building South||Bishop Pueblos Junior High School
Arts and Science Office
|Formerly the high school building until May 31, 2008.|
|College Building East||College Students
|Formerly the elementary building until May 31, 2008. Re-opened in October 7, 2015.|
|Morelos Campus||Basic Education Students
Abp. Morelos Junior High
- Lt. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri – the 46th Chief of Staff of the AFP.
- Jason James Dy – the grand champion of ABS-CBN's The Voice of the Philippines Season 2.
- Father Urios Institute of Technology of Ampayon, Inc. (Ampayon, Butuan City)
- Father Saturnino Urios College of Bayugan, Inc. (Bayugan, Agusan del Sur)
- Father Urios Academy of Magallanes, Inc. (Magallanes, Agusan del Norte)
- Father Urios High School - Prosperidad (Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur)
- Father Saturnino Urios College of Trento, Inc. (Trento, Agusan del Sur)
- "History". Father Saturnino Urios University. Retrieved 7 Aug 2016.
- "URIOS ON THE RISE". Father Saturnino Urios University. Retrieved 7 Aug 2016.
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