The University of Rizal System (URS) is an integration of 3 higher educational institutions in Rizal Province which are the former Rizal Polytechnic College, Rizal State College and Rizal Technological University (RTU) Antipolo Campus. On August 11, 2011, Republic Act 9157 established the University of Rizal System with Tanay campus as the main campus and has 9 satellite campuses in Morong, Pililla, Rodriguez, Antipolo, Angono, Binangonan, Cainta, Cardona and Taytay.
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The State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association (SCUAA) National Olympics 2015 was held in Cagayan Valley February 8 to 15. Hosted by the Cagayan State University (CSU), the National Capital Region (NCR) had once again made it on top in the country-wide state universities and colleges (SUCs) competition.
The Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities of the Philippines (AACCUP) gave recognition to the University of Rizal System (URS) as one among the top 11 ranking SUCs with accredited programs.
The following certificates of recognition have been awarded: Rank 1 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of programs granted accreditation status candidate and accredited programs from levels I – IV with 48programs; Rank 1 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of programs awarded Level I accredited status with 28 programs; and, Rank 2 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of accredited programs with a total of 36.
The awarding was held during the 28th Annual Conference of the AACCUP at the Centennial Hall, Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila on February 18.
Dr. Ronnie Parica, VP for Administration and Finance, received the awards. /abc