PACUCOA Visits UB


In a bid to maintain and enhance the quality of education in its post graduate programs, the University of Bohol - Graduate School (UB-GS) welcomed the visit of the accreditors of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) last July 5-7, 2018.

The UB-GS led by Dean Buenaventurada D. Libot together with members of the greater UB family received the accrediting team led by the chairman, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, and members Dr. Liwayway Dapito, Dr. Nancy Bartolome, Dr. Nelson Layague, Dr. Marebel Dela Cruz and Dr. Edilberto Manahan.

The three-day visit was in response to the Graduate School’s application for Level I accreditation for its Masteral programs. In connection with this, eight aspects of the said GS programs were reviewed and evaluated by the accreditors. These were Philosophy and Objectives, Curriculum and Instruction, Faculty, Administration, Students, Library, Research and Other Resources.

The PACUCOA is an accrediting body under the umbrella organization of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU) to which UB is a member. - (labboncales/esales)


The PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Team Dr. Edilberto Manahan, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, Dr. Nelson Layague, Dr. Liwayway Dapito, Dr. Marebel Dela Cruz and Dr. Nancy Bartolome.



Sitting: L-R: Dalia Melda T. Magno, UB Registrar, Ria Eva M. Sevilla, Vice President for Administration, Dr. Nuevas T. Montes, former UB President , Dr. Victoriano B. Tirol III UB President, Atty. Ulysses B. Tirol, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, Chairperson, Dr. Buenaventurada D. Libot, Dean of the UB Graduate School, Dr. Nancy Bartolome, Member of the PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee.

Front row standing. L-R: Annalyn V. Alimpolos, MA Librarian, , Marilou V. Fudalan, Community Extension Service Officer, Leah Wilfreda E. Pilongo, Dean for Reasearch, Ms. Gem Rosales, PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Secretariat, Dr. Teresa C. Garcia, Head of Guidance Office, Rosario I. Pabulario, Chief Librarian, Dr. Ammon Dennis R. Tirol, Dean for Professional Studies, Dr. Jes B. Tirol, Planning and Governance Director, Dr. Carolina O. Belarmino, Dean of the Teachers’ College, Dr. Edilberto Manahan and Dr. Nelson Layague, Members of PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee, Atty. Alma E. Aparece, Dean for Planning and Development, Dr. Jerome M. Magallen, MA Focal Person, Marie Melanie O. Tirol, HR Manager, Atty. Marlumina B. Teh, OIC for the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and James Emmanuel Tabigue, Students Activity Assistant.

Back row standing L-R: Dr. Glicerio P. Doloritos, MPA Focal Person, Edralyne Seth B. Besa PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Secretariat, Dr. Ricardo P. Bullecer, Research and Publication Coordinator, Dr. Tito T. Tubo, Focal Person for MAT, Dr. Janice Aurora T. Namoc, Focal Person for MaEd, Dr. Ma. Liezl C. Gallardo, Community Extension Coordinator, Cesario O. Edulan, Dean of the College of Business and Accountancy, and Engr. Lemuel O. Belarmino, Head of Students Affairs Office.



The UB Graduate School Dean Buenaventurada D. Libot together with OIC for the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, Atty. Marlumina B. Teh, Vice President for Administration and the UB President Dr. Victoriano B. Tirol III received the PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee led by the chairperson, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, and members Dr. Liwayway Dapito, Dr. Nancy Bartolome, Dr. Nelson Layague, Dr. Marebel Dela Cruz and Dr. Edilberto Manahan.



The UB HR Manager and VP for Administration welcomed the accreditors to UB and ushered them to the Iluminda’s Home that it served as the official PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee Headquarters.