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ANGELES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION

ANGELES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION

The Angeles University Foundation (Abbreviated as AUF), is a private Roman Catholic university in Angeles City, Philippines and it is considered as the premiere university of Central Luzon. It is a non-stock, non-profit educational institution that was established on May 25, 1962 by Mr. Agustin P. Angeles, Barbara Yap-Angeles and family. After only less than nine years of operation, the Institution was granted University status on April 16, 1971 by the Department of Education, Culture and Sports. It is one of few Philippine universities granted autonomous status, with a number of its degree programs having been duly recognized as Centers of Excellence and Centers of Development by the Commission on Higher Education. Today, AUF has the highest percentage of faculty with graduate degrees in the Central Luzon region, and among the highest in the Philippines. These qualifications are the foundation for its vaunted quality instruction and research, as evidenced by: Autonomous Status since 2003; Institutional Quality Assurance Monitoring and Evaluation (IQUAME) certification from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED); Accreditation by the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU); ISO 9001-2000 Certification by TUV-SUD; Center of Excellence in Information Technology and Teacher Education as accredited by the Commission on Higher Education; and Center of Development for Computer Engineering and Nursing from the same government arm. Now on its 50th year of operation, AUF has a total of 63 academic programs scattered across 8 colleges excluding a Medical and Law school.

School of Medicine

The Angeles University Foundation School of Medicine, which was established by the authority of the Board of Medical Education and the Department of Education, Culture, and Sports, started its operations in June 1983, with an authorized quota of 150 students. Dr. Rodolfo C. Dimayuga was appointed as the first Dean, Dr. Presentacion C. Peralta as Assistant Dean, concurrently College Secretary, and a faculty of 18, 8 of whom have had an average of 20 years teaching experience.

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Infrastructure and Facilities:
  • Tutorial Rooms
  • Computer
  • Instrument Room
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Audio-Visual Room
  • Laboratories
  • Library
  • Hospital
OTHER FACILITIES
  • AUF Medical Center – located adjacent to the University Campus, the center not only provides medical services for the surrounding community, but also clinical training for the medical students.
  • The Community Medicine Rotations – situated at Cuayan Health Center (Angeles City), Bahay Bata (Angeles City) and at the Social Action Center of Pampanga (City of San Fernando). The program is designed to provide opportunities for the clinical clerks to develop skills in defining and dealing with the health problems of population groups and to provide the basic health services to protect and promote the health of the population with the participation of the community. With the approval of the Department of Health, the College of Medicine and these hospitals through their affiliations, provide clinical training for the medical students.
  • Jose B. Lingad Memorial Regional Hospital, City of San Fernando, Pampanga
  • Angeles City General Hospital (Ospital Ning Angeles), Angeles City
  • Veterans’ Memorial Medical Center, Quezon City
  • Talon General Hospital, Tarlac City