News / Obelisk

Webometrics Jan 2023

VSU remains to be the Top 8 university in the country according to the January 2023 edition of the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities. Globally, VSU climbed 15 spots higher from 4,128th place in July 2022 to 4,113th rank in the most recent evaluation.

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LET 2022 Topnotchers

VSU flag has been raised once more as two #ProudViscans joined the club of the Viscan board topnotchers for this school year.

Jane D. Entuna and Sherwin E. Quiño made it to the top 10 cut in the October 2022 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET), wherein Entuna landed 8th in the secondary level and Quiño placed 10th in the elementary level.

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LEA 2022 Topnotcher

You read it right! Cash incentive for topnotchers in VSU has been raised three times as much as more #ProudViscans are performing very well in the recent licensure examinations.

The VSU Board of Regents approved this new policy that entitles all new topnotchers of the university system with higher cash incentives that also comes with a proposal-based funding grant for the department where the topnotcher belongs.

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Nearly half a decade after a fire engulfed the whole Warner Apartments and displaced 20 families composed of faculty members and staff, the VSU administration finally completed the restoration of the apartment complex with its new and improved housing units.

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UniRank 2022

Visayas State University is now among the top universities in the Philippines after securing the 9th spot in UniRank’s 2022 edition. This is the second time that VSU was included in the top 10 cut after placing 8th in the Webometrics ranking last year. 

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Kamote Ice Cream

This will soon become a local delicacy that will hopefully attract tourists and investors alike.

Two years after the ceremonial groundbreaking of the first-ever Sweet Potato Processing Center in the Visayas, Baybay City soft-launched its newest product–the kamote (sweet potato) ice cream.

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The members of the University Administrative Council (UADCO) voted today, January 2, 2023, to move the resumption of classes from January 4 to January 9 next week.

This announcement covers all campuses of the VSU system from its flagship campus in Baybay City to the four component campuses in Alangalang, Isabel, Tolosa and Villaba.

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Gawad Samaritan 2021

Another #ProudViscan is accorded the Gawad Samaritan Award by the Department of Education (DepEd) Baybay City Division for his personal and selfless way of offering his time, talent, and expertise to the students taking Special Program in the Arts (SPA). 

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Sir Capuno

First allow me to express my heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family of the late Dr. Othello B. Capuno—a man who dedicated his life to public service here in our university who served as the longest Vice President for Research, Extension and Innovation that spanned for 12 years serving in two administrations.

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