The University of Northeastern Philippines has its humblest beginning in 1948 when a young lawyer, Felix Ordas Alfelor Sr., who was to become Governor of Camarines Sur later; and his young teacher-wife Dr. Remedios Rigoroso Alfelor, started to operate a school in a small rented downtown of then the Municipality of Iriga.
The school known as offer complete Mabini Memorial School high school and degree courses in Education and Liberal Arts. The very encouraging response of the public of the quality of instruction and services offered by the new school was manifested by the ever increasing student enrollment year after year both on High School and College Levels.
This enrollment trend prompted the young founder to buy a 17-hectare swampland, a garbage dumping are of the Municipality to developed as the future site of the physical development in the newly acquired site went hand-in-hand with the continues curricular and instructional staff development of the school in the few years that followed after the school, transferred to its new site, the student enrollment registered a tremendous increase with the college now offering an expanded and more diversified degree and non-degree courses.
Total land and physical plant development was completed in the early 1960's. In 1974, the College was granted by the Department of Education its University status and become known as the University of Northeastern Philippines Today, the University offers a post-tertiary of graduate course in Education, Business and Public Administration aside from the tertiary courses offering in Law, Nursing, Commerce, Education, Liberal Arts, Social Work, Criminology, Engineering, Architecture, Midwifery, etc. The University also offers complete high school, elementary and kindergarten courses.
Produce World-Class quality graduates who have Faith in God, Love for family, Integrity and Excellence by maintaining educational system that is relevant and responsive to the changing needs and challenges of the country as well as the Global Society.
To be a World-Class University at the forefront of providing accessible, excellent quality education for all.
Total development of the human person who shall be globally competitive
Pledge of Loyalty
Conscious of my duties and responsibilities as a graduate of the University of Northeastern Philippines, I solemnly promise to uphold and defend at all times, the ideas and principles of my Alma Mater, to be loyal to her and to do my utmost to live a clean and useful life, I make this pledge as an acknowledgement of my dept of gratitude to the University of Northeastern Philippines. So help me God.