The USM College of Law is the lone institution offering a basic law degree in North Cotabato. True to the University’s vision, it aspires to contribute to the speedy administration of justice in this part of the country. It aims to produce graduates who are all ready to hurdle the rigors of the Bar Examinations, and subsequently serve the communities in the province with honest and pure conviction.
Parallel to the direction of the Philippine Supreme Court, the Legal Education Board (LEB), and the vision of Bai Hadja Fatima Matabay Plang, USM’s founder, the students of the USM Juris Doctor Program will be trained to become legal practitioners proficient in court litigation, Political Law, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Administrative Law, Public International Law, Labor Law, Mercantile Law, and Taxation among several other core competencies expected of a lawyer.
Application for Enrollment and Start of Classes
Application, Screening, and Enrollment Period
August 2022 to September 7, 2022
LIMITED SLOTS ONLY
Official Start of Classes
September 12, 2022
- Must be a graduate of any bachelor’s degree.
- Submit the following to the Office of the Dean from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday to Friday:
- Completed Application Form
- Application Letter
- Passport size picture with white background (2)
- Transcript of Records *
- Birth Certificate*
- Good Moral Certificate or Notarized Undertaking to submit: Good Moral Certificate from last school attended**
- One (1) long brown envelope
*For TOR & Birth Certificate – Legible copies will be accepted, in which case, a notarized undertaking must be executed that a certified copy will be submitted on or before the semester concludes.
**For Good Moral Certificate – The undertaking must state that a certified copy will be submitted on or before the semester concludes.
The Office of the Dean
College of Law
2nd Floor, Science Building
USM Kidapawan City Campus
Sudapin, Kidapawan City
- Essay Writing & Panel Interview
Schedule of Classes
Classes: Monday to Friday, from 5:30 PM until 9:30 PM
Venue: 2nd Floor, Science Building, USM Kidapawan City Campus
For further inquiries, you may send your message through the official law school contact details as follows: