WU-P held Commencement Exercises for First Semester A.Y 2018-2019

January 25, 2019

“This signals the new chapter in your journey” Atty. Ephraim B. Cortez, Chairman, WU-P Board of Trustees and commencement speaker stressed during first semester 2018-2019 to the graduates on January 25, 2019 at the WU-P gymnasium.

The academic entourage was composed of 369 candidates for graduation with their parents, followed by the faculty, staff, and administrative officials.

Deans presented, 103 from the Graduate school, 42 from College of Education, 23 from College of Arts and Sciences, 15 from College of Hotel Tourism and Management, 78 from College of Business and Accountancy, 72 from College of Nursing and Allied Medical Sciences, 28 from College of Engineering and Computer Technology, 7 from College of Criminal Justice Education, and 1 from Wesley Divinity School.

Jhon Carlo S. Villa a BSED math major was Magna Cum Laude, while William T. Cayetano a BSMT student was Cum Laude, Manuel L. Galapon III a Master of Hospital Administration student received the Highest Academic Distinction.

Student awardees were also commended during the Baccalaureate Service conducted before the Commencement Exercises. The list of Student Awardees is as follows.


Outstanding Leader Award

Basa, Flyn A. BEED Generalist

San Juan, Mark Ponce C. BSED English

Best Student Researcher Award

San Juan, Mark Ponce C. BSED English


Outstanding Journalist Award

Pagaduan, Michael Adrian L. AB Mass Communication

Outstanding Cultural Award

San Jose, Jim Aldrin I. AB Psychology


Outstanding Service Award

Batalla, John Michael Y. BSIT

Layag, Katherine J. BSED Mathematics

Parungao, Jardeliza Louise D. BSED Biological Science

Outstanding Intern Award

Cayetano, Willian T. BSMT

PASMETH Academic Excellence Award

Cayetano, Willian T. BSMT


Loyalty Award


Javier, Melanie J. MBA 10 years

Mateo, Paula Bianca S. BSMT 10 year

Balutan, Jina Yzabel P. BEED Pre-School Education 8 years

Bayro, Krisha Nicole P. BSAT 8 years

Carlos, Allysa Camille DG, BSAT 8 years

Gabriel, Raniel R. 8 years

Punay, Rusell Keiht Dr. BSED MAPEH 8 years

Vargas, Trixie Mae Nicole O. BSN 8 years