University of Perpetual Help Rizal Jonelta

Campus: Alabang–Zapote Road, Pamplona 3, Las Piñas City, 1704, Philippines.


About University of Perpetual Help Rizal Jonelta

Historical Perspective

The University of Perpetual Help Rizal JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine was established in June 1996, as an extension school of the Perpetual Help School of Laguna for Medicine and Allied Health Science and was thus known as the Perpetual Help College of Medicine- Rizal (Extension School), with Dr. Aretas P. Singson- Alday as its Founding Dean. On April 20, 1997 by virtue of Resolution No. R95-57 series of 1997 of the Commission on Higher Education, the Perpetual Help System Campus in Laguna and Rizal became the University of Perpetual Help Rizal College of Medicine.

Through the efforts of its President, Dr./BGen Antonio L. Tamayo and wife, Daisy and its founding Dean, Aretas P. Singson-Alday, MD the Medical institution was granted autonomous status by the Commission on Higher Education on November 7, 1997 and became the University of Perpetual Help Rizal JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine. Paying tribute to the patriarch and matriarch, Dr. Jose and Nena Laperal Tamayo whose vision for education became a legacy and the Perpetual Help System a living testimony to its ideals.



The University of Perpetual Help Rizal JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine, believing that Christian character building through quality education is nation building, aspires to be an outstanding center of excellence in medical education, training, research and community service committed to the achievement of the highest quality of life.



The University of Perpetual Help Rizal JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine, believing that Christian character building through quality education is nation building, aspires to be an outstanding center of excellence in medical education, training, research and community service committed to the achievement of the highest quality of life.



The University of Perpetual Help Rizal JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine is dedicated to developing a professionally competent and holistic healer, socially responsive to the needs of humanity and imbued with moral, ethical and spiritual values.

Doctor of Medicine

The University of Perpetual Help System Dalta – JONELTA Foundation School of Medicine is a thriving community of educators, scientists, clinicians, students, and even lawyers working together to educate, learn, discern, heal, and serve. The curriculum promotes exhaustive research, collaborative learning, and individual initiative by providing a strong basic science preparation and extensive clinical experiences. Our main purpose is to promote compassionate, ethical, and competent medical practitioners ready to help people achieve healthy productive lives, advance knowledge in the medical sciences, and be informed advocates of change for a lifetime of achievement in the field of medicine.


Why Study Medicine in Perpetual Help?

  1. Faculty are graduates of prestigious schools hereand abroad (Harvard, University of London, UCLA, UC Davis, UP, UST, De La Salle, PLM, FEU, etc.) with masteral and doctoral degrees in education, epidemiology, and the social sciences.
  2. Review classes for the Medical Board Exams are given to graduates
  3. A mentoring program is available for all students
  4. Students are intensively coached for interschool debates, quiz shows, and research competitions.
  5. Parents-faculty meetings and interactions are regularly conducted.
  6. Internship is available at the University of Perpetual Help Dalta Medical Center (UPHDMC).
  7. UPHDMC has a placement office for medical graduate seeking opportunities to work abroad.
  8. Our graduates have a 100% passing rate in the USMLE.



  1. General Medicine Doctors
  2. Specialist Medical Doctors
  3. Professor/Lecturer
  4. Researcher in the UPHDMC Research Coordinating Council and other organizations

Campus Life and Leadership

Campus Life and Leadership provides students with the resources and support they need along their learning journey. We connect students with public service opportunities, student organizations, leadership development, student legal services, and student conduct. Campus Life and Leadership is the hub for transformational student leadership and community engagement.


Supreme Student Council

Under the direct supervision of the Student Personnel Services, the SSC is geared towards student empowerment and self-reliance. It aims to help the student voice out their concerns and express themselves in the proper way. SSC Officers are the emblem of Perpetualite student quality; excellence in education, sports, and leadership. They participate and enjoin students in civic and social affairs, harnessing pure Filipino culture.

SSC is created to excel in interdisciplinary fields building a profound arena for students dynamism; exploring possibilities of new innovations; exercising students rights and responsibilities while being guided by the Students’ Constitution and By-Laws.

“The Supreme Student Council Officers are student leaders in all fields rallying men and women toward common goal.”


Sports and Athletics

Perpetual Help maintains a distinguished tradition of student participation in sports. The Sports Department’s Intramural Sports Program is designed to encourage student involvement in sports activities. The department also supports the national development of athletics through its rigorous training of athletes who regularly compete in local, national, and international sports leagues.


Performing Arts Group

The Performing Arts Group is the umbrella organization of all artistic activities in the fields of music, theater, song and dance which serve as a haven for student-artists from various colleges of the University of Perpetual Help System DALTA. It is a point of convergence for young student-artists armed with the desire to become performing artists who shall make the nation proud.


University Library

The goal of the University of Perpetual Help System DALTA library and media center is to ensure that all members of the school community have equitable access to books for reading, and research information.

The University library and media center is a collaborative venture in which school, teachers, and administrators work together to provide opportunities for the social, cultural, and educational growth of students.

Why Choose Perpetual?

Quality of Education Program.

The University of Perpetual Help has been providing quality education for the past 45 years by continuously enhancing its academic programs as it paves the journey of tomorrow’s leaders. Students are surrounded by an environment that encourages proficiency in their chosen fields. As a result, the University boasts of board topnotchers and graduates who excel in their chosen careers. As proof of Perpetual Help’s investments on standardizing and internationalizing its curricula, the University has received several awards from the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) in recognition of its excellence in education.


Highly Competent and Caring Faculty and Administrators

From justices to admirals, our faculty is a diverse group of educators, professors, industry professionals, and prominent personalities in the country. They are not just teachers but also mentors and consultants who nurture students to develop their full potential.


Modern Equipment and facilities

The University continually updates its modern facilities and equipment to prepare students with the required skills for evolving industry needs.


Local and International Affiliations

The University has established local and international linkages with prestigious institutions to further enhance the skills, competencies, and professional network of our globally competitive students to help them jumpstart their careers here and abroad.


Convenient Locations

Our campuses in Las Piñas, Molino, and Calamba are strategically located along major thoroughfares in their respective cities which makes them accessible to all types of transportation and convenient for students, parents, and faculty.


Vibrant Social Community

The Perpetual community offers plenty of experiences beyond what take place solely in a classroom. Students can choose from a number of school organizations that address a varied range of interests. Whether it’s getting involved with the Students Council, performing with the Perpetual Street Dance, or playing basketball with the Perpetual Altas, campus life at Perpetual Help has something for everyone.

Interested in applying for this University?

The admission procedure starts in the month of March for that years intake.

You will need to prepare the following documents for your application:

  1. Valid passport for minimum 5 years.
  2. Transcript of marks for Secondary level exams.
  3. Transcript of marks for Higher Secondary level exams.
  4. Police Clearance Certificate.