One hundred and seventy three Negros Occidental High School Grade 12 students are in the university to have their SHS immersion. They were given a choice to which program will they enter. They have chosen Information Technology; Engineering, Medical Technology; Psychology, Humanities, Business, Education and Criminology. They are in the university to observe how we train students in these fields and we also want them to experience the career of these programs. The office of External Affairs prepared a welcome program for the 173 immersion students. They were given orientation by Dr. Carlos Legaspi, Jr. on the History, Vision , Mission, Goals and policies of the university . They were also introduced to their UNO-R program coordinators. Present in the welcome program were Dean Annabee Claur; Dean Owen Martir; Mr. Mars Olea; Dr. Jean Pauyon; Dr. Ma. Theresa Chavez; Engr. Bevelyn Grace Alson; Mrs Emily Azucena, CPA; Ms. Laarni Muzones.