University of Bohol

The University of Bohol (U.B.) is a private non-sectarian co-educational institution of higher learning in Tagbilaran City, Bohol, Philippines.

University of Bohol
Former name
Rafael Palma College (1946-)
MottoScholarship, Character and Service.
TypePrivate, research, non-sectarian, coeducational basic and higher education institution
Established1946
Academic affiliations
PAASCU
ChairmanUlysses B. Tirol
PresidentVictoriano B. Tirol III, Ph.D
Administrative staff
324
Students7,345
Address
Maria Clara St.
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9°38′53.13″N 123°51′15.16″E
CampusUrban
Alma Mater songUB Hymn
ColorsYellow / Blue / Red
NicknameUBian
Websitehttp://universityofbohol.edu.ph
University of Bohol

HistoryEdit

It was established as the Rafael Palma College in 1946. The main building is situated along Maria Clara Street with some departments in the vicinity. It is the first university to be established in the province of Bohol.

Notable alumniEdit

  • Commodore Margarito Villamor Sanchez Jr. AFP, Rear Admiral[1]
  • Napoleon Abueva, national artist in sculpture

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Coordinates: 9°38′53.13″N 123°51′15.16″E / 9.6480917°N 123.8542111°E / 9.6480917; 123.8542111