San Sebastian College-Recoletos is granted Autonomous Status by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). The autonomous status is given to deserving higher education institutions (HEIs) with high level of institutional quality and program excellence.
The awarding ceremony was held last May 18 at the CHED Auditorium, 2nd floor, HEDC bldg., CP Garcia Ave., UP Campus Diliman, Quezon City. The awarding ceremony was attended by Rev. Fr. Nemesio D. Tolentin, OAR (College President), Rev. Fr. Ferdinand Fornilos, OAR (Vice President for Academic Affairs), Rev. Fr. Emeterio Buñao, OAR (Vice President for Administration) and Mr. Arnel Cruz (Registrar).
The Autonomous status is valid from May 9, 2017 to May 31, 2019.