The COVID-19 has resulted in schools to shut,
or shift to online class all across the country. Education has changed
dramatically with the rise of e-learning and the
sudden shift away from the classroom has made some people wonder whether the
adoption of online learning will continue to persist post-pandemic.
However, as the government recommends reopening of schools in the coming months, university students are already preparing to go back to their campuses.
Incoming freshmen are also now choosing the school to spend their college days in. Most students choose to study in big schools that are capable of accommodating a huge population. For them, studying in a big school implies that there is more room for opportunities and growth. This is also one of the reasons why most students living in provinces consider to study in Metro Manila where a number of big colleges and universities are located and are sure to meet their educational needs.
However, these big colleges and universities are often far away, with the distance further widened by the daily traffic problem in the metro.
The most common solution to this is by renting or staying in a dormitory. However, with various condo developers specifically catering to university students and young professionals as well as the existence of flexible payment terms, buying and investing in a condo unit, has now been the most considerable option.
Vista Residences, the condominium arm of the country’s largest homebuilder, Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc. has ready for occupancy and pre-selling condominium projects in Manila and Quezon City that are strategically located near premium universities and developed business districts.
If you are planning to invest in any of Vista Residences condo properties, you will surely enjoy ultimate convenience as it is walkable from universities and that your investment will appreciate over time due to condo rental opportunities.
We have rounded up top 10 Metro Manila universities that are near Vista Residences condo properties.
Ateneo de Manila University
Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) is a Jesuit-run
educational institution located
along Katipunan Avenue in Loyola Heights, Quezon City. The campus houses the Loyola Schools and the university's grade school
and high schools, as well as the Loyola School of Theology.
University of the Philippines Diliman
UP Diliman was established in 1949 as the flagship campus and seat of administration of the University of the Philippines System, the national university of the Philippines. It is the fourth oldest and is the largest constituent university of the University of the Philippines System in terms of the number of degree-granting academic units, student population, faculty, and library resources.
One of the most renowned schools in Loyola Heights, Quezon City is Miriam College.
Miriam College is a Catholic educational institution for girls which offers academic programs from pre-elementary to post-graduate and adult education levels. Although primarily a women’s school, Miriam College pre-elementary, graduate, adult education, and deaf education programs accept male students.
Far Eastern University Diliman
Located along Sampaguita Avenue in Quezon City, FEU Diliman has the biggest campus among the FEU schools. It offers baccalaureate degree courses and started offering elementary and secondary education in the 2000s.
FEU Diliman is also the home of the FEU Diliman Baby Tamaraws, the high school varsity team of FEU for the Juniors Division of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP).
De La Salle University
De La Salle University (DLSU) is a private, Catholic research university run by the De La Salle brothers located in Taft Avenue, Malate, Manila.
Presently, DLSU holds the distinction of being the lone Philippine private university to appear in both the QS World University Rankings and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
De La Salle College of St. Benilde
De La Salle College of St. Benilde or simply CSB, is a private, Catholic research college run by the De La Salle Brothers located in Malate, Manila.
It operates three campuses: The Taft Campus, the Angelo King International Center, and the School of Design and Arts.
St. Scholastica’s College
St. Scholastica’s College is a private Catholic basic and higher education institution for women founded and managed by the Congregation of the Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing.
Although St. Scholastica’s College is an exclusive school for women, admission of male students in the Music, Fine Arts, and Interior Design programs has been allowed.
University of the Philippines – Manila
UP - Manila holds the record for the 4th biggest UP campus in the Philippines and the 6th in Metro Manila.
UP Manila is a state-funded medical and research university located in Ermita, Manila, Philippines. It is known for being the country's center of excellence in the health sciences, including health professional education, training, and research.
It is also the oldest of the seven constituent universities of the University of the Philippines System.
San Beda University
The San Beda University is a private Catholic basic and higher education institution run by the Benedictine monks of the Order of Saint Benedict in Mendiola Street, San Miguel, Manila.
San Beda started as an all-boys grade school in Manila. It has since expanded to a full university with both undergraduate and post-graduate degree programs.
University of Santo Tomas – Manila
University of Santo Tomas (UST) is the largest university in the city of Manila in terms of campus size.
Founded in 1611, UST is one of the world's largest Catholic universities in terms of enrollment found on one campus. Located along Espana Boulevard in Manila, the university is composed of several autonomous faculties, colleges, schools and institutes, each conferring undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate degrees, and the basic education units.
Cagayan De Oro
Georgia International Academy
Georgia Academy - Cagayan de Oro Campus was founded in 2014 and is currently offering online learning education for students from Preschool to Senior High School in Gran Europa, Cagayan de Oro.
With its mission to prepare young individuals to excel in every endeavor through active participation in academics, arts, and athletics, to develop the students’ competence and confidence by focusing on their communication & leadership skills, and to provide an environment conducive to learning, it has been one of the most trusted schools in Cagayan De Oro in honing young minds and to prepare them for their future.
If you are looking to invest in ready for occupancy and pre-selling condominium properties in Manila, Quezon City, and other metro cities around the country, Vista Residences has transit-oriented projects that will soon rise near university clusters in time for the eventual return of students in the future.
Vista Residences, one of the top condominium developers in the Philippines, has ready for occupancy projects in Manila such as Vista Taft, Vista Heights, Vista GL Taft, 878 Espana and Crown Tower University Belt. It also has pre-selling projects which include Vista Recto, Plumeria Heights, Tennyson Heights, Bradbury Heights and Sky Arts Manila.
Meanwhile, its move-in ready condo projects in Quezon City include Wil Tower, Symphony Towers, Pine Crest and Vista 309 Katipunan. It also has pre-selling condo projects in the said city such as Hawthorne Heights and Vista Pointe.
Living in a Vista Residences condo property enables you to enjoy convenience - where everything is pretty much within walking distance or a few minutes away from the property; comfort - the features and amenities are designed to deliver comfort at all times which makes condo living a worthy investment; security - 24/7 security services and CCTV monitoring which makes the residents safe and secure within the property.
Condo residents can enjoy the amenities such as swimming pool, fitness center/gym, study hall and function room.
In line with its thrust to offer convenience among its residents, Vista Residences features an AllDay Convenience Store and Coffee Project in all its condo projects.
Is your campus included in the list? Are you planning to live near any of these big universities? Email us at [email protected] or call a Marketing Officer at +639089148457.