Several Programs of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos were subjected to Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) accreditation/ re-accreditation last February 20 and 21, 2023. The programs under resurvey were Arts and Sciences (BS Psychology and BA Communication), Elementary and Secondary Education programs, Business Administration and Accountancy Programs, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering


Dr. Rosemary Seva led the PAASCU Resurvey Team for Engineering with  Engr. Jerrence Taguines for the area of Faculty; Engr.Rolly Carreon – area on Curriculum and Institution; Dr. Rogelio Golez – area on Laboratories; with observers: Dr.Kathleen Aviso and Engr. Rajiv Eldo Abdullah- Observers; and PAASCU Representative Ms. Edelaine Rae Agcaoili. 

Meanwhile, The PAASCU Resurvey Team for BA Communication, BS Psychology, Elementary and

Secondary Education, BS Administration and Accountancy programs is headed by  Dr. Christian Bryan Bustamante, who is also on the area of Administration with  Dr. Reynaldo Bautista on the area of University Community Involvement; Dr. Rina Diaron on the area of Library; Dr. Josie Fuentes on the area on Facilities; Mr.  Ricardo Enriquez on the area of Student Services; Dr. Ma. Monica Duqueza and Ms. Eden Cabrera (Accountancy)  on the area on Faculty;  Dr. Mark Labuntog on the area on Curriculum and Instruction (ABE);  Dr. Dunhill Bilog on the area on Curriculum and instruction for  Accountancy;  Dr. Grace Chavez on the area of laboratories; observer was Dr. Perlita Antonio; and  Ms.Jane Martinez – PAASCU Representative.   Members of the team onsite were Dr. Labuntog, Dr. Chavez, and Golez. The visit closed with a cordial meeting with the PAASCU resurvey team. (data from PQA and news by Jennifer Agudelo, PR Intern)