In an announcement released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), the University of Santo Tomas produced 225 new Thomasian Architects in June 2022 Architect Licensure Examination (ALE), posting an 88.24% passing rate. The University was likewise named second top performing school after posting the second highest passing rate. UST also produced the most number of newly licensed architects.
Three BS-Architecture alumni made it to the topnotchers list. Gian Vincenz Faustin F. Dela Cruz posted an 81.90% personal rating and placed 2nd, while Jam Scott G. Manalo landed on the 5th spot after posting an 81.50% personal rating. Lastly, Oscar Kevin B. Castro joined the list with his 81% rating, placing 9th.
June 2022 ALE was administered by PRC’s Board of Architecture.