The Regional Offices are the dynamic and empowered frontline organic units of CHED that adhere to the highest principles of good governance, accountability, transparency and efficient service to the stakeholders of higher education. With the most crucial role the CHEDRO’s play in the implementation of the policies and programs of the Commission and in higher education reform, they have the following general terms of reference :

  • Monitors the implementation of national policies and programs and enforcement of academic standards at the regional level;
  • Coordinates the formulation of higher education plans and programs that are responsive to the needs and potentials of the region in consultation with other regional offices;
  • Provides assistance to the CHED Central Office in the allocation of resources and preparation of the composite higher education budget for the region;
  • Undertakes research; conducts/outsources studies applicable to the region and disseminates information to all institutions and agencies;
  • Provides technical assistance and develops relevant training program to higher education institutions; and
  • Collects and analyzes higher education information relative to the region and maintains an adequate management information system.

Specifically, the CHEDROs also :

  • Implements the plans, policies, standards, guidelines, rules and regulations promulgated by the Commission concerning the operation of Higher Education Institutions in the different regions;
  • Monitors and evaluates the performance of Higher Education Institutions in the region in terms of compliance to minimum standards for the various higher education programs;
  • Issues permits and recognition for the various program offerings of private higher education institutions;
  • Coordinates the implementation of projects and programs of the Commission in the region for the development and improvement of the higher education system;
  • Formulates and updates regional higher education development plans;
  • Implements scholarship, study grants and student financial assistance programs as well as other relevant student auxiliary services
  • Gathers and consolidates basic higher education data/statistics for the region;
  • Disseminates PSGs, higher education data and other relevant information for guidance of stakeholders;
  • Coordinates the provision of efficient and effective student services (e.g., issuance of Special Orders; certification, authentication and verification of academic records, etc.);
  • Represents the Commission and participates in the affairs of the Regional Development Council; and
  • Establishes networks/linkages with and participates in the activities of other government and non-government agencies, organizations or institutions.

 

 DR. ROGELIO T. GALERA JR. 
OIC, Director IV
CHED Regional Office I

Government Center 
Sevilla, City of San Fernando, La Union 
Telephone Nos.:  (072) 242-0238 / 242-5017
Email address: chedro1@ched.gov.ph

JULIETA M. PARAS, ED.D., CESE
Director IV
CHED Regional Office II

Regional Development Center 
Carig, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan 
Telephone No.: (078) 396-0651 
Email address: chedro2@ched.gov.ph

 

DR. MARIA TERESITA M. SEMANA, CESO IV
OIC, Director IV
CHED Regional Office III

Regional Government Center 
Maimpis, City of San Fernando, Pampanga 
Telephone No.: (045) 436-1846
Email address: chedro3@ched.gov.ph

DR. AMELIA A. BIGLETE, CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office IV

2nd Floor Higher Education Development Center (HEDC) Bldg. 
Carlos P. Garcia Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City 
Telephone No.: (02) 332-4734 
Email address: chedro4a@ched.gov.ph

 

ATTY. JOSELITO C. ALISUAG
Director IV
CHED Regional Office MIMAROPA

2nd Floor Higher Education Development Center (HEDC) Bldg. 
Carlos P. Garcia Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City 
Telephone No.: (02) 386-4781 
Email address: chedro4b@ched.gov.ph

 

DR. FREDDIE T. BERNAL, CESO III
Acting Director IV
CHED Regional Office V

CHEDRO Building, EMS Barrio South 
Brgy. 2, Legazpi City 
Telephone Nos.: (052) 481-5095, 481-5096
Email address: chedro5@ched.gov.ph

DR. MAURA CONSOLACION D. CRISTOBAL, CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office VI

No. 12 Washington Street, Jaro, Iloilo 
Telephone Nos.: (033) 508-8852 / (033) 329-5955 / 508-8852
Email address: chedro6@ched.gov.ph

DR. MAXIMO C. ALJIBE, CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office VII

National Government Center 
Sudlon, Lahug, Cebu City 
Telephone Nos.: (032) 414-9195 / 414-9194
Email address: chedro7@ched.gov.ph

DR. GEORGE M. COLORADO, CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office VIII

2nd Floor, SDC-1 Building 
Athletic Road, Tacloban City 6500 
Telephone Nos.: 0915-776-4154 / 0998-356-4335
Email address: chedro8@ched.gov.ph

DR. RODY P. GARCIA
OIC, Director IV
CHED Regional Office IX

Polytechnic Compound 
Baliwasan Chico, Zamboanga City 
Telephone No.:  (062)991-76-49
Email address: chedro9@ched.gov.ph

DR. RAUL C. ALVAREZ, JR., CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office X

Mon James Hayes Street 
Brgy. 40, Cagayan de Oro City 
Telephone Nos.: (088)880-8511 / (0882) 856-4380 / 271-1231
Email address: chedro10@ched.gov.ph

DR. MARICAR R. CASQUEJO, CESO III
Director IV
CHED Regional Office XI

Loyola Street, Barrio Obrero 
University of Southeastern Philippines Compound, Davao City 
Telephone No.: (082) 295-3418
Email address: chedro11@ched.gov.ph

 

DR. NELIA A. ALIBIN
Director IV
CHED Regional Office XII

Block 2 Reyes Subdivision 
Barangay Morales, Koronadal City 
Telephone No.:  (083) 228-11-27
Email address: chedro12@ched.gov.ph

DR. VIRGINIA D. AKIATE, CESO III
Director IV
CHED National Capital Region

2nd Floor Higher Education Development Center (HEDC) Bldg. 
Carlos P. Garcia Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City 
Telephone Nos.:  468-0213 / 441-0879 / 441-0985 / 441-1224 / 441-0453
Email address: chedroncr@ched.gov.ph

 

DR. DEMETRIO P. ANDUYAN, JR.

Director IV
CHED Cordillera Administrative Region
 

Benguet State University Compound 
La Trinidad, Benguet 
Telephone No.: (074)422-4052
Email address: chedcar@ched.gov.ph

DR. LEONIDA S. CALAGUI, CESO III
Director IV
CHED CARAGA

Caraga State University Main Campus 
Ampayon, Butuan City 
Telephone No.: (085)342-5253
Email address: chedcaraga@ched.gov.ph