The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 612 out of 1,621 passed the Social Worker Licensure Examination (SWLE) given by the Board for Social Workers in the cities of Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga last August 2021. (

The University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos has 8 passers and has garnered a passing percentage of 66.67% while the national passing percentage is 37.75%. The new Registered Social Workers from UNO-R are:

  • Molly F. Lagon;
  • Divina Vaflor- Canazares;
  • Mark Vincent C. Esparas;
  • Anna C. Montizina;
  • Marmil Shaina V. Olorga;
  • Caryl A. Oralde;
  • Mara C. Perez; and
  • Gem Ranea D. Suyod.

UNO-R Social Work Department is the pioneer Social Work school in the Province of Negros Occidental. (data from the UNO-R Social Work Dept.)


Onward UNO-R! Salto UNO; Salto Rekoleto