Established in 1984, Colegio de Dagupan (Dagupan College) is a private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Dagupan City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ilocos Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Colegio de Dagupan (CdD) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Colegio de Dagupan (CdD) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 32 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. CdD also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.