University of San Agustin (Iloilo) Office of Philanthropy

University of San Agustin (Iloilo)

General Luna St., Iloilo City 5000 Philippines

Fr. Williener Jack Luna, OSA

+63 33 337 4841 to 44

president@usa.edu.ph

Commonly referred to as San Agustin or USA, the university is a private Catholic University in Iloilo City, Philippines. With 40 initial students, it was established in 1904 as a preparatory school for boys by the Spanish Catholic missionaries under the oldest religious Roman Catholic order in the Philippines during the American colonial period. In 1917,it was incorporated and became Colegio de San Agustin de Iloilo. Then on March 1, 1953, San Agustin attained university status making it the first university in Western Visayas.

USA as an institution of higher learning is among hundreds of Augustinian institution found in over 40 countries all over the world. It provides programs from basic education up to post graduate studies in the areas of Law, Business, Education, Computer Studies, Arts and Sciences, Performing Arts, Music, Engineering, Medical Technology, Nursing and Pharmacy.

Vision

A premier academic community of life-long learners working with one mind and one heart to search for, discover and share the truth for the promotion of authentic human and societal development.

Mission

The University of San Agustin is an Augustinian, Catholic and Filipino educational institution that aims to form the members of its academic community in virtus et scientia to serve Western Visayas, the Philippines and the world.

Slogan

“ Commemorate the Past, Celebration of the Present, Commitment of the Future.”

Advocacies

  1. Research and Development
  2. Augustinian Formation and Mission
  3. Scholarship
  4. Human Resource and Development
  5. Infrastructure Development
  6. Sports and Youth Development
  7. Culture and Arts