Health and Safety

Safety and Security

The security and safety of the Aquinian community is a tasked performed by this unit. The University acquires the services of a reputable security agency and ensures that only competent and qualified security personnel are assigned to Aquinas University of Legazpi. Comments, suggestions, and recommendations regarding this service should be addressed to the University Security and Safety Officer under the Office of the Vice-Rector for Administration.

The Safety and Security of AQ is the first-ever University to produce a security manual to ensure the proper implementation of safety of the entire AQ community.


Wellness, Sports and Fitness Center

The AQ Wellness, Sports, and Fitness Center is a unit of Aquinas University of Legazpi under the Division of Culture and Student Services that encourages students and employees to be involved in physical education, leisure, sports, and fitness that promote a healthy and active lifestyle. It provides physical education and fitness programs, sports clinics and other related activities for students, student-athletes, and employees.

The AQ WSFC objectives are to:


Aquinas University of Legazpi Emergency Response Team (ALERT)

The Aquinas University of Legazpi effort for disaster management and emergency response or Anduyog Bikol, traced back in the year 1999. When Mayon volcano erupted in July of that year, the university through the Office of the Secretary General and Student Development Services Office initiated the call for disaster response. The administrators, faculty, non-teaching personnel and students joined hands to respond to the call of the situation. The calamity immediately drove the university to relief and fundraising effort. Anduyog Bikol’s disaster management framework emanates from a comprehensive view of disasters as caused by varied natural and human-caused hazards and the holistic, people-centered and sustainable approaches in addressing them.

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