Posts Categorized: CDO Schools

XU Debate Circle shines in 6th Luzon Intervarsity

Xavier University Debate Circle was one of the grand finalists in the recently held 6th Luzon Intervarsity (LIV) hosted by University of the Philippines Los Baños last September 13 to 15. After series of debate rounds, Reine Cabreira and Carmela Cua of XU managed to secure a spot in the grand finals together with Ateneo… Read more »

From Misamis Oriental Trade School to Mindanao University of Science and Technology

If there is that school in Cagayan de Oro that has changed its name more than once, it’s Mindanao University of Science and Technology. I am one of the living witnesses of how this school has evolved from “lugar lang sa Don Mar nong” to “MUST lang nong.” Actually, this most modern looking university in the city… Read more »

XU, MUST among top Phl universities in web ranking

Xavier University is in rank 12 in the 2014 Top 100 Colleges and Universities in the Philippines. This is according to the survey conducted by Cybermetric Lab, a research group belonging to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain. Aside from Xavier University, there is another school from… Read more »

MUST To Unveil Arena Theater this June

School is drawing near, and MUST is rushing the final details on the newest Engineering Complex in front of CM Recto. Shown here is the newest feature, which sits atop the building. The arena theater or  theater in the round is a circular theater, with the audience surrounding the stage, much like an arena, but… Read more »

XU among top Philippine universities on the web

Xavier University is the only school in Cagayan de Oro that made it to the QS 2014 World Rankings, a website rating higher education institutions in the globe. The ranking is based on academic reputation, faculty, research, and even popularity among users. The University of the Philippines tops the list among Philippine schools. In Mindanao, the shortlisted… Read more »

XU, CU are CDO’s top ranking schools

Xavier University (XU) remains the top ranking school in Cagayan de Oro and third in Mindanao based on the number of the Center of Excellence (COE) and Center of Development (COD) awarded by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). At present, XU has seven CODs and no COE. Following XU is Capitol University (CU) with… Read more »


With skyrocketing tuition fees, education is becoming more of a privilege rather than a right in the Philippines today. Less fortunate people have lesser chances of making their dreams come true. Fortunately, there are schools here in Cagayan de Oro that have remained affordable yet offer quality education. Cagayan de Oro College PHINMA Education Network… Read more »