Accreditations

University Profile

Accreditation:
Level IV, III, Level II & I Federation of Accrediting Agencies of the Philippines (FAAP)/Association of Christian Schools, Colleges and Universities-AAI (ACSCU-AAI) accreditation of academic programs through the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). Founded in 1947 as college, acquired present university status and title, 1976. Member: International Association of Methodist-Related Schools, Colleges and Universities (IAMSCU), Association of Christian Schools, Colleges and University (ACSCU), and Asian Christian Universities and Colleges Association (ACUCA). TUV Rheinland Certified Management Systems ISO 9001:2008. A private institution supported bu the United Methodist Church and the United Church of Christ in the Philippines.

Governing Body:
The Board of Trustees, Chairman: Atty. Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr., Vice Chairman: Judge Edwin G. Larida, Jr., Treasurer: Mr. Reiner R. Puno, Corporate Secretary: Dr. Ruth G. De Lara. Member: Rev. Dr. Rodel M. Acdal, Bishop Rodolfo A. Juan, Bishop Reuel Norman O. Marigza, Atty. Nimia C. Peralta, Mr. Eduardo A. Ricardo, Bishop Elorde M. Sambat, Dr. Junifen F. Gauuan (Ex-Officio). Executive Assistant: Prof. Viola A. Gacutan.

Colleges (Manila)
Arts & Sciences, Social Work, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Business Administration & Accountancy, Computer Engineering & Information Technology, Nursing and Allied Health, Education and Allied Programs, Law, Tourism and Hospitality Studies, ISPEAC, Seminary Programs. Colleges(Dasmarinas): Business & Technology, Arts, Sciences & Teacher Education.

Centers:
Institutional Research and Planning Development(CIRPD), Instructional Media(IMC), Resource Learning, University Health Services, Student Services, Chaplaincy.

Department:
Treasury, Personnel/HRD, Registration & Admission, Student Services, General Services & Security, Internal Audit, External Affair, Sports, P.E., Arts & Culture, Accountancy, Business Administration, Guidance & Counseling, Culture and Arts, Student Affairs, Program for Accelerated College Education (PACE), Information Technology/IMC, Teacher Education and Allied Programs, Math and Science, English & Mass Communication, Social Sciences, Graduate School of Business & Management.

Linkages:
International Organization for Standardization (ISO 9001:2008) Certified, Accredited member of the Association of Christian Universities of Colleges in Asia(ACUCA; Asian Christian Higher Education Institute (ACHEI) under the United Board of Christian Higher Education in Asia; Association for Theological Education in South East Asia (ATESEA), Federation of Accrediting Agencies of the Philippines (FAAP); Association of Christian School, Colleges, and Universities Accrediting Agencies, Inc. (ACSCU-AA), South Manila Educational Consortium (SMEC).

Basic Education
Pre-School, Elementary, High School

Dasmariñas Campus:
Registration & Admission, Personnel Services & External Affairs, Pre-School, Elementary, High School.

Academic Year:
Semester Term: June to March (June-October; November-March),
Trimester Term: September to May.

Admission Requirement:
Graduation from High School and Entrance Examination. Foreign Student: Copy of Nine F (Student Visa), Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR), and Certificate Residence for Temporary Student (CTRS).

Language of Instruction:
English and Filipino.

The Campuses

The Taft Campus provides space for the offices of University administration and other officials, the College of Law, Business Administration and Accountancy, Arts & Sciences, Social Work, Education, Nursing, Computer Engineering & IT, Philosophy and Religion, Tourism and Hospitality Studies, and Pre-School. The Union High School, the Union Elementary School &Pre-School occupy two separate campuses in Malate area along Vasquez and Malvar Streets. The PCU-Mary Johnson College of Nursing in Tondo Manila is located within compound of the Mary Johnson Hospital, Providing the nursing students with a 24-hour practicum opportunity.

The Dasmariñas Campus in Cavite houses the Union Theological Seminary, and the College of Arts, Sciences, and Teacher Education, The College of Business & Technology, the High School, Elementary School and Kiddie Kollege.

Libraries:
c. 56,124 vols. (Manila) & 46,096 vols. (Dasmariñas).
Instructional Facilities: Instructional Media Center.
Publication: Academic Review (bi-annually), Graduate School Research Journal.