Students enrolled in any of the colleges or institutes of the University, whatever their course may be, are classified by year level based on the curricular requisites and in accordance with the degree program they are pursuing. Thus, First Year students are classified as Freshmen (Level 1), Second Year students are classified as Sophomores (Level 2), Third Year students are classified as Juniors (Level 3), and Fourth Year students are classified as Seniors (Level 4). Students who are in the Firth Year of their courses are classified as Terminal (Level 5).
The Office of the College Dean determines the student's classification, based on an evaluation policy. The College Dean advises the student regarding this matter Registrar's Office about this matter before the student registers or enrolls in the next term or year level.