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This is a list of Jesuit educational institutions in the Philippines.

Tertiary institutions

Institution Location President Students Athletic nickname School colors Founded
Ateneo de Manila University Quezon City Fr. Roberto C. Yap, S.J. 11,465 Blue Eagles  Blue  &  White  1859
Ateneo de Zamboanga University Zamboanga City Fr. Guillrey Anthony M. Andal, S.J. 9,000 Azul Aguilas  Blue  &  White  1912
Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan Cagayan de Oro Fr. Mars P. Tan, S.J. 10,564 Blue Crusaders  Blue  &  White  1933
Ateneo de Naga University Naga, Camarines Sur Fr. Roberto Exequiel N. Rivera, S.J. 8,000 Golden Knights  Blue  &  Gold  1940
Ateneo de Davao University Davao City Fr. Joel E. Tabora, S.J. 13,676 Blue Knights  Blue  &  White  1948
Loyola College of Culion Culion Fr. Adriano R. Tapiador, S.J. 555 Blue Jaguars  Blue  &  White  1936

Basic Education institutions

Institution Location President Enrollment Athletic nickname School colors Founded
Sacred Heart School – Ateneo de Cebu Mandaue Fr. Manuel A. Uy, Jr., S.J. 3,000 approx. Magis Eagles  Blue  -  Gold  -  White  1955
Ateneo de Iloilo
Santa Maria Catholic School
Iloilo City Fr. Joseph Raymund Patrick S. Sanchez, S.J. 1,343 Blue Dragons  Blue  &  White  1958
Xavier School San Juan, Metro Manila Fr. Aristotle C. Dy, S.J. 4,000 approx. Golden Stallions  Blue  &  Gold  1956

Defunct institutions

Institution Location Athletic nickname School colors Founded Closed
Ateneo de Tuguegarao Tuguegarao 1945 1962
Ateneo de San Pablo San Pablo, Laguna Purple Panther  Purple  &  White  1947 1978
Bellarmine College Baguio
Berchmans College Cebu City 1949 1963
Immaculate Conception School[n 1] Ozamiz 1929 1939[n 2]
Colegio de San Ildefonso[n 3] Cebu City 1595 1768
Universidad de San Ignacio[n 4] Manila 1590 1768

Distribution map

Geographic distribution of Jesuit basic education institutions in the Philippines
List of Jesuit educational institutions in the Philippines is located in Philippines
Bellarmine College
Bellarmine College
Berchmans College Colegio de San Ildefonso
Berchmans College
Colegio de San Ildefonso
Immaculate Conception School
Immaculate Conception School
Geographic distribution of defunct Jesuit educational institutions in the Philippines


See also


  1. ^ Presently known as La Salle University, Ozamiz City
  2. ^ School turned over to the Missionary Society of St. Columban in 1939
  3. ^ The University of San Carlos claims to trace its foundation to the San Ildefonso, and also claims to be the oldest school in the Philippines. This claim is opposed by the University of Santo Tomas.
  4. ^ Opened as the Colegio de Manila, and also known as the Colegio Máximo de San Ignacio. The school also had an extension residential college, the Colegio de San José, which later became the San José Seminary, now located inside the Ateneo de Manila University.