SorSU-Sorsogon City Campus spearheads five-day collegewide Student Orientation on University Policies & Guidelines

To formally welcome as well as extensively orient the freshmen and returning SorSUeรฑos on University policies and guidelines, Sorsogon State University – Sorsogon City Campus (SorSU-Sorsogon City Campus) is currently conducting a five-day collegewide student orientation from August 29-30, September 01, and September 04, 2023, at the SorSU Audio-visual Hall, Sorsogon City Campus.

Day 1 of the student orientation was participated by students from the College of Teacher Education and Midwifery (CoTEdM) for the morning session, which began with the welcome remarks of Dr. Telesforo D. Escoto (Campus Director, Sorsogon City Campus). Following the welcome speech was an inspirational message from SUC President III, Dr. Geraldine F. De Jesus, in a video presentation, wherein she guaranteed that the new administration ensures that the opening of the classes is safe to the learners, educators, and the entire community in the new normal. She remarked, โ€œIt is our dream that we shall rise as one, and nobody must be left behind. ๐™ˆ๐™–๐™ฎ ๐™„ ๐™–๐™ก๐™จ๐™ค ๐™š๐™ข๐™ฅ๐™๐™–๐™จ๐™ž๐™ฏ๐™š ๐™ฉ๐™๐™–๐™ฉ ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™๐™š๐™–๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™ค๐™› ๐™–๐™ก๐™ก ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š๐™จ๐™š โ€” ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช, ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ž๐™จ๐™ ๐™ค๐™ก๐™–๐™ง ๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™—๐™–๐™ฎ๐™–๐™ฃ, ๐™–๐™ง๐™š ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™๐™ž๐™œ๐™๐™š๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ž๐™ค๐™ง๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฎ ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™˜๐™š ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™‹๐™–๐™ข๐™–๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™–๐™จ๐™–๐™ฃ ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™ช๐™š๐™จ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™จ๐™š๐™š๐™  ๐™ž๐™ข๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™ข๐™š๐™ฃ๐™ฉ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™ซ๐™ž๐™™๐™š ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช ๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™–๐™ฉ๐™š-๐™ค๐™›-๐™ฉ๐™๐™š-๐™–๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™š๐™™๐™ช๐™˜๐™–๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™–๐™™๐™™๐™ง๐™š๐™จ๐™จ ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™›๐™š๐™จ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™–๐™ก ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™™๐™ช๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™ง๐™ž๐™–๐™ก ๐™™๐™š๐™ข๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™๐™จ ๐™ง๐™š๐™ก๐™š๐™ซ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™ฉ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™›๐™–๐™จ๐™ฉ-๐™š๐™ซ๐™ค๐™ก๐™ซ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ฌ๐™ค๐™ง๐™ก๐™™.โ€

President De Jesus concluded her speech addressed to all SorSUeรฑos, โ€œ๐˜ž๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด, ๐˜ ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ฉ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ง๐˜ถ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜จ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜š๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜š๐˜œ.๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฌ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ, ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜ซ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜—๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜บ ๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ฐ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ฅ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ธ๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ๐˜ถ๐˜ค๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ง๐˜ถ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ. ๐˜ž๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฅ๐˜ถ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ด๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ, โ€œ๐™Ž๐™–๐™ก๐™–๐™ข๐™–๐™ฉ, ๐™Ž๐™ค๐™ง๐™Ž๐™. ๐™‰๐™–๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™™๐™–๐™๐™ž๐™ก ๐™จ๐™– ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™ฎ๐™ค ๐™ฃ๐™–๐™—๐™–๐™œ๐™ค ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™—๐™ช๐™๐™–๐™ฎ ๐™ ๐™ค.โ€

Meanwhile, Dr. Jhonner D. Ricafort (Vice President for Academic Affairs), in his inspirational message, shared a few pieces of advice to the SorSUeรฑos that he hopes will help the students succeed in college and beyond. He said, โ€œ๐˜ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜จ๐˜ฆ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฃ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ซ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ต. ๐˜‰๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ด, ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต. ๐˜‹๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ ๐˜ช๐˜ง ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฌ. ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ, ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜จ๐˜ฐ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ด. ๐˜‹๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ง๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฅ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ฌ ๐˜ฒ๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฌ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ฑ ๐˜ช๐˜ง ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜จ๐˜จ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜ข ๐˜ค๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต. ๐˜๐˜ต ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜จ๐˜ฉ ๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ง๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ต.โ€

Likewise, Dr. Ricafort also reminded the students that the choices they make, the actions they take, and the attitude that they adopt will shape their future. Hence, he encouraged the SorSUeรฑos to dream big, work hard, and never stop believing in themselves. He advised, โ€œ๐˜ผ๐™จ ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช ๐™ฃ๐™–๐™ซ๐™ž๐™œ๐™–๐™ฉ๐™š ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™–๐™˜๐™–๐™™๐™š๐™ข๐™ž๐™˜ ๐™Ÿ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง๐™ฃ๐™š๐™ฎ, ๐™ง๐™š๐™ข๐™š๐™ข๐™—๐™š๐™ง ๐™ฉ๐™๐™–๐™ฉ ๐™จ๐™ช๐™˜๐™˜๐™š๐™จ๐™จ ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™ฃ๐™ค๐™ฉ ๐™Ÿ๐™ช๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™–๐™—๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ ๐™œ๐™š๐™ฉ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™œ๐™ค๐™ค๐™™ ๐™œ๐™ง๐™–๐™™๐™š๐™จ ๐™ค๐™ง ๐™š๐™–๐™ง๐™ฃ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™– ๐™™๐™š๐™œ๐™ง๐™š๐™š โ€” ๐™ž๐™ฉ ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™—๐™š๐™˜๐™ค๐™ข๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™—๐™š๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™ซ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ ๐™ค๐™› ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง๐™จ๐™š๐™ก๐™›. ๐™„๐™ฉ ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™–๐™—๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ ๐™™๐™ž๐™จ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™ง๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ฅ๐™–๐™จ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™จ, ๐™ฅ๐™ช๐™ง๐™จ๐™ช๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™™๐™ง๐™š๐™–๐™ข๐™จ, ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™ข๐™–๐™ ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™– ๐™™๐™ž๐™›๐™›๐™š๐™ง๐™š๐™ฃ๐™˜๐™š.โ€

Afterward, the inspirational messages were followed by the introduction of deans, program chairs, and members of the faculty. Prof. Maria Crisanta M. Jarque (Director, OSDS) provided an overview of the offices/units under the Office of Student Development and Services (OSDS). In addition, the following student services/units also presented during the student orientation, namely: Health Services Unit, Safety and Security Services, Office of the Library, Registrarโ€™s Office, Scholarship and Financial Assistance Services Unit, Student Council Affairs Services Unit, Food Services/Housing Services Unit, Guidance and Counseling Services Unit, Sports, Culture and Arts Services Unit, SorSU DRRMO, ILDO/Career and Job Placement Services Unit, and Gender and Development Office.

Moreover, students from the College of Engineering and Architecture (CoEA) were the attendees for the afternoon session on Day 1. On the other hand, to accommodate the number of students in the COT, the College of Technology (COT) will have a two-day student orientation on August 30, 2023 and September 01, 2023, while the College of Business and Management (CBM) will hold its orientation on September 04, 2023 (Monday). The Graduate School is also scheduled to conduct its own orientation on September 2, 2023. (SorSU PIO)