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A nurturing and compassionate office that supports students’ success, welfare, and development by providing academic, financial, emotional and psychosocial assistance.


The Office of Student Affairs (OSA) is committed to the academic, personal and professional growth of each student. In collaboration with faculty, staff, and families, we provide opportunities for students in the areas of student life, wellness, leadership, service, and diversity. We challenge and enable our students to become compassionate and responsible citizens and leaders by fostering an accessible, inclusive, and diverse learning campus environment.


The Office of Student Affairs shall be directly responsible for coordinating and monitoring students’ activities, promulgating rules and regulations on student conduct, as well as overseeing matters pertaining to student welfare. The following services are offered:

Guidance and Counseling
Students are guided in making decisions about personal, vocational, spiritual and educational concerns with the help of a professional counselor. The Guidance Counselors shall administer programs and activities towards assisting students in their adjustment to college life and preparing them to assume mature roles in society.

Student Organizations and Activities
Coordinates all student organizations including Student Council & Tug-ani. Oversees recognized campus-based student organizations in relation to (a) approving applications for recognition, (b) facilitating meetings and joint activities among organizations, (c) endorsing requests for the use of campus facilities, and (d) disseminating information on student activities awards and contests.

Scholarships and Student Financial Assistance
Assists students in availing of financial assistance and other grants/scholarships. Takes care of the SFA online application, student scholarships, student assistantship and student loans.

Oversees the campus dormitory, and in the selection of residents to be accepted.

Administers and interprets psychological tests for the well-rounded development of the students, as well as providing testing support for other clients (faculty, staff, admin staff, external party upon request).

Student Inventory
Updates academic/ scholastic records and co-curricular activities of students.

Job Placement
Provides job placement information and facilitates students’ transition from school to work.

Makes accessible to the students information relevant to their curricular and co-curricular activities.