PERPETUAL CELEBRATES 45TH FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY
University of Perpetual Help System DALTA (UPHSD) Las Pinas Campus will hold a week long celebration of its 45th founding anniversary from February 2 to 7, 2020. The theme, PERPETUAL@45: ABLAZE IN THE AGE OF FIRe (Fourth Industrial Revolution) confirms that the University is ready and able to face the challenges of the current innovations and other emerging technologies.
The University Week celebration opens with a Flash Mob Dance featuring the evolution of the UPHSD for more than 4 decades through dance music of the decades. Following the exciting opening is the ceremonial lighting of the university week torch and a fireworks display will conclude day 1. Other highlights of the celebration are exciting activities such as the university games, intercollegiate tournaments, science exhibits, research congress, time capsule ceremony, movie night, cosplay competition, alumni and faculty homecoming, Mr. and Ms. University Coronation night, music festival ,and the much awaited closing ceremony with 3D mapping presentation.
UPHSD, then known as Perpetual Help College of Rizal, was founded by the visionary Dr./BGen Antonio Laperal Tamayo together with his wife, Dr. Daisy Moran Tamayo and friend Ernesto Crisostomo on February 5, 1975.. Dr./Bgen Tamayo anchored the University on the creed “Character Building is Nation Building”.
Today, UPHSD was granted autonomous status by CHED and was awarded by PACUCOA as the university with the 3rd highest number of accredited programs and the highest number of Level II reaccredited programs in the Philippines. Through the years, the university has produced topnotches and board placers in various licensure examinations.
Did You Know?
- Our Founder and Chairman of the Board, BGen. Antonio Laperal Tamayo established the University when he was only 29 years old.
- That “ALTAS”, the school moniker was derived from the Latin word “alta” which means “high”.
- The Ernesto Palanca Crisostomo Hall was named after Dr./BGen Antonio Tamayo’s close friend and business partner, Ernesto Crisostomo, who helped him in the humble beginnings of the University.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing was the first college course to be offered by the UPHSD. Around 700 nursing students were enrolled and a few were referrals from the Perpetual Help School in Manila.
- The first school building consisting of four floors (the present hospital) was constructed in a remarkable record-breaking period of only four months, which ordinarily takes one year to construct.
- Since 1985, UPHSD has been offering free college education to persons deprived of liberty inside the Bureau of Corrections in Muntinlupa City.
In time for the University of Perpetual Help Las Piñas Campus’ 45th Founding Anniversary, we are inviting you to join our Cosplay Competition on February 6, 2020.
This is open to all Private and Public Senior and Junior High Schools of Las Piñas City and College Students of UPHSD – LP, Molino and Calamba Campuses.
Deadline for submission of (a) actual 3R Photo of the cosplayer, (b) Php300 Registration Fee (c) Digital photo (d) School logo (e) and this Registration will be at the UPHSD College of Arts and Sciences LP Campus on 5 pm (1700hrs) of 02 February 2020. After 5 pm of the said date NO REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED. The Actual photo, this registration and the registration fee shall be personally submitted to MS. LYN CAPILI, CAS Secretary. However, The digital photo plus your school logo shall be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. in JPEG format.
For further information please call CAS landline at 8871-0639 loc. 113.
You may download the waiver and registration forms here: