General Information

Simplified admission and enrollment procedures are announced for incoming freshmen in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. For assistance with our ISMIS platform, please email the help desk. For students intending to apply for admission to the USC Senior High School, kindly check out our admission guidelines.

The University of San Carlos is a higher education institution offering 45 undergraduate and 62 graduate programs, majority of which are accredited by the Federation of Accrediting Associations of the Philippines (FAAP) as evaluated by the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities (PAASCU). USC‘s Basic Education division also offers kindergarten (including a Montessori academy), grade school, high school, and senior high school.

Interested students and parents may schedule an appointment with our Admission Offices located in all campuses or with the Chair of the Department that offers the preferred program of study. A listing of our academic Schools and Departments is available from our Academics page. Admission credentials for undergraduate programs generally include the high school report card and an original copy of an NSO-issued birth certificate. For more information on admission procedures, please click here.

Financial Assistance Programs are offered at the University of San Carlos for interested students in basic, tertiary, and graduate programs through Scholarships, Grants-in-Aid, and Loans. For qualifications, requirements, application procedure, and other information about our S-V-D Scholarship, please visit our Scholarships page.

Please also visit our downloadable forms page to retrieve information on how to apply for school records and a separate page dedicated to enrollment procedures.