Started in 2005

This program is designed for first-year students admitted to a 4-year/5-year course at St. Paul University Iloilo. It aims to:

a. provide a COMMON ORIENTATION to the Paulinian University culture;
b. UNIFY THE ACADEMIC FOUNDATION for all the programs offered at the University;
c. FORM CLOSER TIES AMONG PAULINIANS across the different Colleges on campus; and
d. offer GUIDANCE TOWARDS AN ENLIGHTENED CAREER PATH as future Paulinian professionals for Go and country

A Program Coordinator and Faculty are designated to carry out the aims of the program.

The Program Coordinator is directly responsible to the VP for Academic Affairs and works in collegiality with other Academic Deans.


The formation of the following Subject Areas insures expertise and continuous development of the different General Education Course through highly competent and qualified faculty.

1. Languages
2. Mathematics
3. National Service Training Program (NSTP)
4. Physical Education and Music
5. Religious Education
6. Sciences
7. Social Sciences