Pride and Jubilation at UM 72nd Commencement Exercises at SMX Convention Center

More than a thousand students across all program levels of the University of Mindanao marched last Tuesday, April 24 for their graduation rites at the SMX Convention Center.

According to the Records and Admission Center, 1, 431 students of the undergraduate, masters, and doctorate levels of the school’s various colleges; as well as those in the technical school and College of Law; received their diplomas.

It is vital to note that the merits the students earned here in the university is recognized nationwide as well as internationally, should the graduates seek to use their degree abroad.

University president Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr. was present to witness the graduation rites; surely among the proudest moments of one’s life shared with friends and family.

Additionally, the university held the very first graduation ceremonies of the Grade 12 students last Saturday, April 21 at the UM Matina campus gymnasium.

The newly graduated senior high school students join the thousands nationwide as among the first batch of students who successfully completed the K-12 program, and will move on to apply for college programs best suited for their senior high school strand.

About the author: Salud Petalcorin