The Assumption College, Inc. (formerly Assumption Convent) is a non-stock, non-profit private educational institution registered with the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on July 27, 1907 under the name of Assumption Convent, Inc. In 1958, the Assumption school in San Lorenzo, Makati was built. In May 6, 1971, the name was changed to Philippine Province of the Religious of the Assumption, Inc. In March 1, 1973, the name of the school was changed to its present name, Assumption College, Inc. It devotes all its income to the accomplishment and promotion of the purposes enumerated in its Articles of Incorporation which is to establish, open and maintain a school, college, university or institution of learning and to provide instruction on religion, arts and science and other studies as prescribed by the government for elementary, high school and college institution. Assumption College San Lorenzo is the only Assumption school run by the Sisters that offers tertiary education in the Philippines and internationally. The college continues to be a part of the spirit in which the Assumption was founded. It continues to adapt its curriculum to make education relevant to the challenge of the times. The school is located at San Lorenzo Drive, San Lorenzo Village, Makati City. The school has 272 regular staff (teaching and non-teaching), 58 part-time staff, 64 probationary staff, 9 Consultants, and 15 members of the Board of Trustees.
Its purposes, among others, are to be “An innovative Catholic women’s college, committed to excellent education forming women servant leaders for social transformation; and to passionately form persons and communities of faith and action through transformative education that nurtures faith and spirituality, pursues academic excellence for service and instills social responsibility; to foster sensitivity to God’s call in the world and facilitate a joyful witness to faith in Jesus Christ; to recognize and affirm the unique gifts of each person; and to compel each to become a force for justice, peace, care for creation and social equality”. The school offers Pre-kinder, Grade School, Junior High School, Senior High School, College and Graduate School.
Assumption College, Inc. has PAASCU Level IV Accreditation Status for Elementary Education Program, Secondary Education Program, Liberal Arts Program and Business Program. It was also granted Institutional Accreditation Status. It was granted Autonomous Status by CHED for more than 10 years (renewable every 3 years).