List of Philippine college team nicknames

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This is an incomplete list of Philippine college team nicknames:

Team nicknames[edit]


Institution Nickname
Adamson University Adamson Soaring Falcons[1]
Asian Institute of Maritime Studies AIMS Blue Sharks[2]
AMA Computer University AMA Titans[3]
Angeles University Foundation AUF Great Danes
Angelicum College Angelicum Roebucks
Araullo University AU Firebirds
Arellano University Arellano Chiefs
Asia Pacific College APC Rams
Asian College of Science and Technology ACSAT Lightnings
Asian College of Technology ACT Cyber Knights
Ateneo de Manila University Ateneo Blue Eagles
Ateneo de Zamboanga University Ateneo Blue Eagles / Azul Aguilas
Ateneo de Davao University Ateneo Blue Knights
Ateneo de Naga University Ateneo Golden Knights
Ateneo de Cagayan - Xavier University Blue Crusaders


Institution Nickname
Baguio Central University BCU Eagles
Baliuag University BU Hornets
Batangas State University BSU Red Spartans
Bataan Peninsula State University BPSU Stallions
Benguet State University BSU Wildcats
Bicol Institute of Technology Bicol Tech Super Cruisers
Bukidnon State University BSU Wildcats
Bulacan State University BulSU Gold Gears


Institution Nickname
Cagayan de Oro College – PHINMA Education Network COC–PHINMA Scorpions
Canossa College of San Pablo Canossian Saints
Capitol University Capitol Stallions
Cavite State University CvSU Hornets
Central Colleges of the Philippines CCP Bobcats
Cebu Doctors' University CDU White Stallions
Cebu Eastern College CEC Dragons
Cebu Institute of Technology–University CIT-U Wildcats
Cebu Technological University (formerly CSCST) CTU Pink Bulldogs
Centro Escolar University CEU Scorpions
Central Luzon State University CLSU Green Cobras
Chiang Kai Shek College CKSC Blue Dragons
City University of Pasay (formerly Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Pasay) Pasay/CUP JAGUARS
Colegio de San Juan de Letran Letran Knights
Colegio de San Lorenzo San Lorenzo Golden Griffins
Computer Communication Development Institute CCDI Wildcats
Cordillera Career Development College CCDC Admirals


Institution Nickname
De La Salle Araneta University De La Salle Stallions
De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde CSB Blazers
De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute DLSMHSI Crusaders
De La Salle Lipa DLSL Green Stallions
De La Salle University (Manila) DLSU Green Archers
De La Salle University-Dasmariñas DLSU-D Patriots
De Ocampo Memorial College DOMC Cobras
Diliman College Diliman Blue Dragons
Dominican College of Santa Rosa (Santa Rosa, Laguna) Dominican Hounds
Don Bosco Technical College (Mandaluyong) Don Bosco Grey Wolves
Don Bosco Technology Center (Cebu) DBTC Greywolves


Institution Nickname
Emilio Aguinaldo College EAC Generals
Emilio Aguinaldo College-Cavite EAC Vanguard
Enderun Colleges Enderun Titans
Eulogio "Amang" Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology EARIST Red Foxes


Institution Nickname
Far Eastern University FEU Tamaraws
Far Eastern University – Institute of Technology FEU-Tech Cyborg Tamaraws
FEATI University FEATI Seahawks
Foundation University Foundation Greyhounds
Far Eastern University Alabang – Institute of Technology FEU Apex Tamaraws
Franciscan College of the Immaculate Conception FCIC Heralds


Institution Nickname
Golden Gate Colleges GGC Sentinels


Institution Nickname
Holy Angel University Holy Angel Flyers
Holy Cross of Davao College Holy Cross Crusaders
Holy Trinity College of General Santos HTC Wildcats


Institution Nickname
IIH COLLEGE-Novaliches Mustangs
Informatics International Icons
Interface Computer College Green Knights
International State College of the Philippines ISCP Blue Aspins


Institution Nickname
J.H. Cerilles State College JHCSC Green Hornets
Jose Rizal University JRU Heavy Bombers


Institution Nickname
La Consolacion College LaCo Blue Royals
Laguna State Polytechnic University LSPU Lakers
Liceo de Cagayan University Liceo Titans
Lipa City Colleges Blazing Hawk
Lourdes College Lourdes Blue Sash
Lyceum Northwestern University LNU Dukes
Lyceum of Alabang Lyceum Sharks
Lyceum of Subic Bay LSB Sharks
Lyceum of the Philippines University Lyceum Pirates


Institution Nickname
Manila Adventist College MAC Angels
Manila Central University MCU Purple Owls (formerly Tigers)
Manila Tytana Colleges MTC Titans
Manuel L. Quezon University MLQU Stallions
Mapúa University Mapúa Cardinals
Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation MSEUF Wildcats
Metro Manila College MMC Buffalos
Mindanao State University MSU Griffins
Mindanao Aeronautical Technical School College of Technology MATS Navigators
Miriam College MC Katipuneras


Institution Nickname
Naga Colleges Foundation NCF Tigers
National College of Business and Arts NCBA Wildcats
National University NU Bulldogs
New Era University New Era Hunters
Negros Oriental State University NORSU Tigers
Notre Dame of Greater Manila Notre Dame Fighting Irish


Institution Nickname
Olivarez College Olivarez Sea Lions
Our Lady of Assumption College-Laguna OLAC Blue Knights
Our Lady of Fatima University OLFU Phoenix


Institution Nickname
Pamantasan ng Cabuyao PNC Mantis
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila PLM Haribons
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Pasig PLP Green Warriors
Pasig Catholic College PCC Red Crusaders
PATTS College of Aeronautics PATTS Seahorses
Philippine Christian University PCU Dolphins (formerly Saints)
Philippine College of Criminology PCCr Golden Panthers (formerly Enforcers)
Philippine Merchant Marine School PMMS Mariners
Philippine Military Academy PMA Cavaliers
Philippine Normal University PNU Torch Bearers
Philippine School of Business Administration PSBA Jaguars
Philippine State College of Aeronautics PhilSCA Iron Eagles
Philippine Women's University PWU Patriots
Pines City Colleges PCC Warriors
PMI Colleges PMI Admirals
Polytechnic University of the Philippines PUP Radicals (Formerly Mighty Maroons and Yellow Stars)


Institution Nickname
Quezon City Polytechnic University QCPU Ligers


Institution Nickname
Rizal Technological University RTU Blue Thunder


Institution Nickname
Saint Bridget College SBC Blue Shepherds
Saint Clare College of Caloocan St. Clare Saints
Saint Francis of Assisi College System St. Francis / SFACS Doves
Saint Jude College St. Jude Crusaders
Saint Louis University, Baguio City St. Louis / SLU Navigators
St. Louise de Marillac College of Sorsogon, Sorsogon City SLMCS JAGUARS
St. Mary's College Quezon City SMCQC Blue Ravens
St. Paul University Manila SPU Manila VIPERS
St. Scholastica's College St. Scho / SSC Scions
St. Dominic College of Asia Dominican Pikemen
Salazar Colleges of Science and Institute of Technology Salazar Tech Skyblazers
San Beda University San Beda Red Lions
San Beda College - Alabang San Beda Alabang Red Lions
San Sebastian College – Recoletos de Cavite San Sebastian / SSC-R Cavite Baycats
San Sebastian College – Recoletos de Manila San Sebastian / SSC-R Golden Stags
Siena College of Quezon City Siena Red Lilies
Silliman University Silliman Stallions (Men) / Silliman Mares (Women)
Southern Luzon State University SLSU Phoenix / SLSU Green Rangers
Southwestern University–PHINMA SWU–Phinma Cobras
San Pablo Colleges SPC Ravens (formerly Hermits)
San Pedro College of Business Administration SPCBA Tigers
STI College STI Olympians
Systems Plus College Foundation SPCF Blue Panthers


Institution Nickname
Taguig City University Taguig Red Warriors
Tarlac State University TSU Firefox
Technological Institute of the Philippines TIP Engineers (formerly Rangers)
Technological University of the Philippines TUP Grey Hawks
Trinity University of Asia Trinity Stallions (formerly Broncos)


Institution Nickname
Universidad de Zamboanga UZ Wildcats
University of Asia and the Pacific UA&P Dragons
University of the Assumption UA Blue Pelicans
University of Baguio UB Cardinals
University of Batangas UB Brahmans
University of Cebu (formerly Cebu Central Colleges) UC Webmasters (formerly Mariners, Aguilas, CCC Executives)
University of the Cordilleras (formerly Baguio Colleges Foundation) UC Jaguars (formerly BCF Shields)
University of the East UE Red Warriors
University of Iloilo UI Wildcats
University of Luzon (formerly Luzon Colleges) UL Tigers
University of Makati UMak Hardy Herons (formerly Wizards)
University of Manila UM Hawks (formerly Rams)
University of Mindanao UM Wildcats
University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos UNO-R Rams
University of Northern Mindanao UNM Scorpions
University of Nueva Caceres UNC Greyhounds
University of Pangasinan, Dagupan City UoP Webczars
University of Perpetual Help System DALTA UPHSD Altas
University of Perpetual Help System JONELTA UPHSJ Saints
University of the Philippines System UP Fighting Maroons
University of San Agustin USA Golden Eagles
University of San Carlos USC Warriors
University of San Jose – Recoletos USJ-R Jaguars
University of Saint La Salle USLS Stingers
University of Santo Tomas UST Growling Tigers (formerly Glowing Goldies)
University of Southern Philippines Foundation USPF Black Panthers
University of the Visayas UV Green Lancers
University of Southeastern Philippines USeP Falcons


Institution Nickname
Velez College Velez Cougars


Institution Nickname
STI West Negros University STI WNU Mustangs
Wesleyan University Wesleyan Green Knights
Western Mindanao State University WMSU Fighting Crimson
World Citi Colleges WCC Vikings


  1. ^ Isaga, JR (September 5, 2017). "Adamson Soaring Falcons season 80 team preview – Reaching the stratosphere". Rappler. Retrieved November 14, 2017.
  2. ^ Coronacion, Ezekiel (February 15, 2017). "DLSU-D cagers hook AIMS Blue Sharks thru Rookie Caronongan double-double pursuit in NCRUCLAA, 77-58". Heraldo Filipino. Retrieved November 14, 2017.
  3. ^ "AMA applies for PBA expansion". Dugout Philippines. January 18, 2017. Retrieved November 14, 2017.

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