Davao City is located in Mindanao and is the fourth most populous city in the Philippines. It had a population of 1,449,296 as per 2010 NSO Census data. It has a total land area of 2,444 square km and is the largest city in the Philippines in terms of land area. It is the main hub for trade, commerce, and industry of Mindanao and the regional center for Davao Region. 

The University of Immaculate Conception is a private University run by the Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM) in Davao City. It started as a parochial school in 1905 offering primary and intermediate courses. In 1948, collegiate courses were offered. In May 1, 1992, after forty five years of continuous improvements, DECS granted the school the University status. From then on, the school took the name "University of Immaculate Conception".

University of the Immaculate Conception