The Official Student Press Corps of the University of San Agustin, Iloilo City, Philippines
Established in 1928, it is one of the oldest leading college publications in the country.

Saturday, November 29, 2014

AY 2014-2015 Awards and Distinctions

39th Smart-PIA 6 Regional College Press Conference and Awards
November 28, 2014 at Diversion 21, Iloilo City

1st Place, Best Newspaper (The Augustinian)
2nd Place, Best Newsletter (The Augustinian)
5th Place, Best Literary Folio (Irong-irong)
5th Place, Best Wall Newspaper (Dingding ni Gusting)

1st Place, Best News Page (The Augustinian)
1st Place, Best Newspaper Layout (The Augustinian)
2nd Place, Best Editorial Page (The Augustinian)
2nd Place, Best Feature Page (The Augustinian Mirror)
2nd Place, Best Sports Page (The Augustinian)

Mr. COPRE 2014 (Resty John L. Palete)
Ms. COPRE 2014 (Stephanie Kay L. Urquiola)

USA Publications Promotional Video

About Us

about us
The need for a school publication was felt as early as 1927. Amazingly enough, the idea to have a publication came from high school students, Jose Mijares and Jose Sanchez. These students presented their plan to Fr. Rector Vidal Yraeta, O.S.A. who approved it without much ado.

our distinctionxs
The USA Publications is the only press corps to win an unprecedented five-peat Gawad Lopez Jaena for excellence in campus journalism for its The Augustinian Mirror magazine during the annual College Press (COPRE) conference and awards organized by the PIA-6.