The Province runs three formation houses for the pre-novitiate, novitiate and post-novitiate formation of its formands.
San Agustin Center of Studies/SACS (1984)
Fisheries Street, Barangay Vasra, Quezon City
SACS houses the following institutions: Saint Nicholas of Tolentine Hall (SNTH): for the simply professed friars Saint Thomas of Villanova Hall (STVH): for the college aspirants and postulants Saint Thomas of Villanova Institute (STVI): the Province’s philosophy institute
San Agustin Seminary/SAS (1970)
N. Bernardino Street, Guadalupe Viejo, Makati City
SAS is the formation house for aspirants and postulants who are already college degree holders.
Augustinian Novitiate and Prayer House/ANPH (1989)
Barangay Mohon, Talisay City, Cebu
In 2016, ANPH became the locus of the Asia Pacific Augustinian Novitiate that houses the novices from the different Augustinian circumscriptions of the Asia Pacific region.
ACCORDING TO ST. AUGUSTINE
“In order to promote deep communion of mind and heart among the friars in community, we should be mindful that our personal relationships require the same qualities that are needed in all genuine human relationships.”