Sampaloc is a district of , . It is referred to as the or simply called “U-Belt” for numerous colleges and universities are found within the district such as the , the oldest extant university in Asia…

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The University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Engineering, or UST-Eng'g, is the engineering school of the , the oldest and the largest Catholic university in , . Photo: Ramiltibayan, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The Quadricentennial Pavilion is a 5,792-seat multi-purpose gymnasium of the located at the site of the former old Engineering Complex and adjacent football field in front of the Roque Ruaño Building. Photo: Jcbahamut, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a triumphal arch at the Plaza Intramuros of the in , in the that stands meters away from the university's Millennium Gate along España Boulevard. Photo: Bondyag112665, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a district in the northern part of the City of , Philippines, located on the… is situated 1½ km northwest of Sampaloc. Photo: Krauser levyl, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The University Belt, or the "U-Belt" in short, contains a large cluster of universities and colleges in . is situated 1½ km south of Sampaloc. Photo: Patrickroque01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in , . It is surrounded by Pasig River on the southwestern side, and by the San Juan River on its southern and eastern side. is situated 2½ km southeast of Sampaloc.


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