Pangasinan State University
Pangasinan State University, commonly referred to as PSU, is a state university in the Philippines. The university was founded in its current form in 1979. PSU is notable for its many locations throughout the province of Pangasinan. It is mandated to provide advanced instruction in the arts, agricultural and natural sciences as well as in technological and professional fields. Its main campus is located in Lingayen, Pangasinan. Other campuses are located in Alaminos City, Asingan, Bayambang, Binmaley, Infanta, San Carlos City, Santa Maria, and Urdaneta City. The PSU Graduate School is located in Urdaneta City and the Open University Systems (OUS) is located in Lingayen Campus and Binmaley Campus.
The Pangasinaan State University (PSU) was chartered by Presidential Decree No. 1497 (ESTABLISHING A STATE UNIVERSITY IN THE PROVINCE OF PANGASINAN TO BE KNOWN AS THE PANGASINAN STATE UNIVERSITY BY TRANSFERRING ALL COLLEGE LEVEL COURSES OF THE STATE-SUPPORTED INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING THEREAT INTO SAID INSTITUTION/UNIVERSITY) by President Ferdinand E. Marcos promulgated on June 11, 1978.
It became fully operational on July 1, 1979.