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University of the City of Marikina
|Motto||Discipline, Excellence, Good Taste|
|Type||Public, City University|
|Established||June 6, 2003|
|Location||Marikina City, Metro Manila,, Philippines|
|Website||PLMAR Official Website|
The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina (simply known as PLMar) is the first city government-funded university in Marikina City, Philippines. It was established to provide quality but affordable territory education to the residence of Marikina by Ordinance No.015 Series of 2003. The effort was spearheaded by Mayor Marides C. Fernando, Cong. Marcelino Teodoro, and Dr. Jerome Mendoza.
Enrollment in 2003 was 1,424 students and has successively increased; the 2012-2016 enrollment is 12,051. PLMar surpasses the national rate of graduates who pass the professional, Regulation Commission National Board Examinations for Nurses, Teachers and Criminologist.
The present leadership is headed by Mayor Marcelino Teodoro.
On March 15, 2017, Vice President for Academics, Alfredo Mosende Dimaano was killed by Glen Palasan and the 17-year old student.
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