Universitas envisions a society led, directed and managed by leaders who are competent, with stable moral character and well-formed conscience.

It aims to achieve this by providing programs, projects, activities, venues, structures and institutions for the development of moral character, as a necessary and stable foundation for nation building, starting with the youth, through education, research and social welfare and outreach.



MAKING LAWYERS MORAL: A Course on the Moral Foundations of Law in Princeton

PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY–After meeting various institutes in New York, New Haven and Washington D.C., Universitas President, Atty. Oliver M. Tuazon, and CFO, Dardecs Villanueva, took the Amtrak train straight to Princeton Junction in New Jersey to attend the Moral Foundations of Law summer course offered by the Witherspoon Institute [...]

Becoming Good Doctors: 3 Physicians Look Back on Medical Ethics Seminar at Princeton Campus

In the mid year break of 2016, three Filipino doctors flew to the East Coast of the United States to attend a week-long course on medical ethics, held at Princeton University. [...]

The Free Society Seminar

Marco Pantaleon shares his stories as a participant in the Free Society Seminar 2018 held in Slovakia last June. Marco is presently a third year student of Political Economy at the University of Asia and the Pacific.

Breaking Into Silicon Valley

The Universitas officers' trip to the East Coast of the United States was succeeded by a trip to the opposite side of the continent, particularly at the tech-hub of the world, the Silicon Valley. [...]

Expanding the International Linkages: Washington, D.C. Prospects

Last July 27, 2018, Universitas Officers Atty. Oliver Tuazon (President & CEO), Mr. Dardecs Villanueva (Chief Finance Officer), and Mr. Gregg Tolentino (Executive Director for the Universitas Fellows Program ) met with organizations based in Washington D.C., U.S. [...]

Forging partnerships in New York and New Haven

International linkages and interdisciplinary research are two key priority areas of Universitas Foundation in its effort to form principled leaders. [...]


Bino Socrates shares his experience as an intern at the Kolegium Antona Neuwirtha (KAN) in Slovakia last June 11 to July 9, 2018. Bino is the Officer for International Linkages (Europe) of Universitas Foundation, Inc. He graduated with a degree in Sociology from the University of Sto. Tomas in 2016.

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Fellows' Night with Dr. Angelo Porciuncula, Former Universitas Chairman

The inaugural Universitas Fellows’ Night took place last February 13, 2019, a day before Valentine’s Day, when people all over the world would traditionally celebrate love. Universitas Fellows and their friends gathered at the “V” office to celebrate a different kind of love – love of service. 

The Fellows’ Night is a gathering of full-fledged Universitas Fellows, UFP Fellows (those who are still undergoing the Universitas Fellows Program), and their friends. It is a monthly gathering that fosters camaraderie and friendship among those closely involved in running the affairs of the Foundation. It is also an opportunity for these Fellows to bring new friends and introduce them to Universitas. […] Read more


Managing Millenials and Forum with Millenials: Back-to-Back Talks at Cebu Doctors'

Only two weeks after its last trip, Universitas went back to Cebu, this time under official invitation from the Cebu Doctors’ Hospital (CDUH) and its sister school, the Cebu Doctors’ University (CDU).  Incidentally, the trip occurred during the Sinulog week, the holiest and jolliest time in the Queen City of the South. 

Universtias’ President & CEO , Atty. Oliver M. Tuazon, gave two back-to-back talks last January 17 & 18, 2019 in these two institutions, both of which pertained to the millennials: the first one was about them, and the second was forthem. Revolving around similar themes which highlight the importance of living the virtues, the two talks can be likened to two buns which “sandwiched” the keynote address that the President & CEO delivered at the White Coat Ceremony of the teaching hospital in the afternoon of January 17. […] Read more

Sleigh 2018: Creating Moments With the Kids

Volunteers for the SLEIGH Project of Universitas Foundation, Inc. threw a small Christmas Party for the children from 40 different families in Rosario, Cavite last 16th of December 2018.

Answering the call of the SLEIGH Project to ‘share love to every indigent through gifts and happenings’, the team prepared to organize a short and small but intimate Christmas Party for the kids of San Isidro de Labrador, Ligtong I, Rosario, Cavite. Through the generosity of the donors of Universitas, gifts placed in backpacks bearing designs inspired by the Adventure Time Character “Jake” were packed. […] Read more