The Davao Oriental State University is a state-funded research-based coeducational higher education institution in Mati City, Davao Oriental, Philippines. It was founded on December 13, 1989.


A university of excellence, innovation and inclusion.

● To elevate knowledge generation, utilization and distribution.


● To promote inclusive sustainable development through research-based higher quality education, technical-vocational skills, responsive to the needs of local and global community; and


● To produce holistic, creative, and inclusive human resource who are responsive and resilient to global challenges while maintaining strong sense of nationhood.

● God-centeredness and humaneness


● Critical Thinking and Creativity


● Discipline and Competence


● Commitment and Collaboration


● Resilience and Sustainability

● Research-Oriented and Innovative


● Sense of Professionalism


● ICT-enabled


● Effective Communicator


● Gratitude and Compassion


Main Campus
Baganga Campus
Banaybanay Campus
Cateel Campus
San Isidro Campus
Tarragona Campus
Total Population of Students


𝐃𝐎𝐫𝐒𝐔 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐬 𝐔𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐨 𝐀𝐀𝐂𝐂𝐔𝐏 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

Davao Oriental State University (DOrSU) takes a significant step forward as the Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines (AACCUP) officially commences its (cont.)

DOrSU Researchers Discover New Weevil Species on Mindanao Island

Researchers from Davao Oriental State University (DOrSU), Dr. Analyn A. Cabras, Mr. Jhonnel P. Villegas, Ms. Amy G. Ponce, and Dr. Milton Norman D. Medina, have discovered a new weevil species on (cont.)

𝐃𝐎𝐫𝐒𝐔 𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐎𝐟𝐟 𝐅𝐚𝐜𝐮𝐥𝐭𝐲 𝐌𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫, 𝐒𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐌𝐨𝐛𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦 𝐢𝐧 𝐌𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐬𝐢𝐚

Davao Oriental State University, led by President Dr. Roy G. Ponce, is sending a group of four delegates to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for a week-long Mobility Program starting on November 6 (cont.)

𝐃𝐎𝐫𝐒𝐔, 𝐂𝐂𝐀𝐓𝐈𝐈 𝐅𝐨𝐫𝐠𝐞 𝐌𝐎𝐀 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐟𝐞𝐫 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐄𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲

City of Mati, Davao Oriental – Davao Oriental State University (DOrSU) and Career Centre Academie and Technological Institute, Inc. (CCATII) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) today, October (cont.)

𝐃𝐎𝐫𝐒𝐔 𝐋𝐨𝐠𝐨 𝐎𝐟𝐟𝐢𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 𝐆𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐝 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐫𝐤 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐬 𝐛𝐲 𝐈𝐏𝐎𝐏𝐡𝐢𝐥

The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPhil) has officially granted registered trademark status to the logo of Davao Oriental State University (DOrSU). The registered trademark status (cont.)

DOST-PCIEERD Grants 5 Million Pesos to Fuel DOrSU’s UResCom Natural Products Dev’t Lab

Quezon City, October 5, 2023 – The Department of Science and Technology, Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development (DOST-PCIEERD), in a (cont.)

DOrSU Unveils First Coffee Cupping Lab in Davao Oriental

Davao Oriental State University (DOrSU) has inaugurated its cutting-edge Coffee Cupping Laboratory, the first in the province. The lab, located within DOrSU’s Hot and Cold Kitchen, was unveiled (cont.)

DOrSU-SIC culminates 26th Founding Anniversary

The Davao Oriental State University – San Isidro Campus (DOrSU – SIC) bustled with activity as it culminated its weeklong celebration of the 26th founding anniversary from September 26 to (cont.)

𝐃𝐎𝐫𝐒𝐔-𝐑𝐈𝐂 𝐗𝐈 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐨𝐮𝐬 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝

DAVAO CITY – The Davao Oriental State University – Regional Integrated Coastal Resource Management Center (RIC XI) is basking in the glory of a significant achievement, as it proudly (cont.)