Quick Facts & Figures

Vision:  A transformative university committed to technology, innovation and service excellence. (BOR Res. No. 41, s. 2014)

Mission: The University shall primarily provide advanced instruction and professional training in the arts, philosophy, social sciences, agriculture and fishery, forestry, science and technology, engineering, education, law and other related fields. It shall also undertake research and extension services and provide progressive leadership in its areas of specialization. (Section 2 R.A. 9313)

Milestones:

1912: Samar Trade School (Laboratory Shop of Samar Provincial High School)
1959: Samar School of Arts and Trades (RA 2435)
1982: Samar State Polytechnic College (BP 323)
1999: Samar Regional School of Fisheries become SSU-Mercedes Campus (RA 8745)
2004: Samar State University (RA 9313)
Wright Vocational School became SSU – Paranas Campus

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

Enrolment (College, Graduate & Post Graduate)

7,026

8,407

7,236

5,398

Faculty

188

194

192

237

257

Administrative Employees

132

132

135

132

136

No. Degree Programs (All Levels)

42

42

42

42

GAA (millions)

139,467

173,494

220,023