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The School of Criminal Justice serves as the primary and extensive training ground for those who want to learn, develop, and pursue careers centered on criminal justice.

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In the spirit of the truism that two are better than one, MLQU and PUP signed a Memorandum of Agreement on October 6, 2022, in which both institutions agreed to share and collaborate in such areas as human and physical resources, program development, production of learning materials, and delivery of courses in different programs of study.

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Eucharistic Celebration Kicks Off MLQU’s Diamond Anniversary Bash

The 75th founding anniversary of Manuel L. Quezon University (MLQU) was officially launched on 29 September 2022, with a mass at 3 PM held at the MLQU Club Lounge, Upper Ground Floor of Victoria Sports Tower.

Criminal Justice Students Get A Look At The New Realities In Safety and Security Management in Recent PASSMI Forum

The Philippine Alliance for Safety and Security, Inc. (PASSMI) held its 3rd Safety and Security Forum last September 15, 2022 at the Hotel Rembrandt, Tomas Morato Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City with the theme “The New Era of Safety and Security Management.”

Oath Taking Ceremony of the MLQU High School Alumni Association, Inc. (HSAAI)

Atty. Paquito N. Ochoa Jr., the president of MLQU, led the induction of the new set of board of directors and officers of the MLQU High School Alumni Association Inc. (HSAAI) in an oath-taking ceremony held on September 14, 2022 at MLQU Melbourne Conference Room.

The Art and Science of Things: Schools of Architecture and Engineering Orientation Talks

Continuing with the series of MLQU Orientation Talks, in the session for Architecture Freshmen entitled ArchiTalks, the new students got to meet the school’s teaching and non-teaching personnel led by Architect John Joseph T. Fernandez. During his talk, Ar. Fernandez highlighted that: “Architecture is the hardest undergraduate program, but the most enjoyable program.”

Kumustahan 2022

The School of Criminal Justice held its orientation session for new and current students last August 8, 2022 entitled Kumustahan 2022.

Glimpse: Unlock a New Journey

SMART (School of Management, Accountancy and Real Estate) held its own orientation session last August 15 which was attended by 72 students from all year levels across the different program offerings of the department.


The Manuel L. Quezon University – School of Criminal Justice is an institution committed to produce professionals who possess excellent knowledge, skills and competence at meeting the diverse challenges in the field of criminal justice and who are endowed with the virtues of a responsible law-enforcer and law-abiding citizen.


The Manuel L. Quezon University – School of Criminal Justice Education aims to provide the community with professionally competent and morally upright graduates who can deliver efficient and effective services in crime prevention, crime detection and investigation, law enforcement, and public safety;

  • Produce criminology graduates with skills and knowledge and attitude in addressing the problems of criminality; and
  • Produce criminology graduates with character and competence to meet the challenges of globalization in the field of criminal justice system.


  • To develop professional, competent and morally upright graduates who can deliver efficient and effective service in crime prevention, crime detection and investigation law enforcement, and custody and rehabilitation of offenders, among others;
  • To foster the values of leadership, integrity, accountability and responsibility while serving their fellowmen, community and country;
  • To prepare students for careers in crime prevention, law enforcement, and scientific crime detection and correctional administration; and
  • To encourage research and inquiry into the causes, treatment or punishment of criminal behavior and how criminal justice agencies respond to crime, criminals, and victims.



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Accepting Students 1st SEM AY 2021-2020

Advanced Enrollment up to July 4
Pre-EnrollmentJuly 5 to 17
Enrollment ProperJuly 18 to August 1
Late EnrollmentAugust 2 to 14
Adding of SubjectsJuly 18 to August 14
Petition Class EnrollmentJuly 18 to August 14