The top 32 candidates for Miss Universe Philippines 2022 were formally presented to the media on Saturday, April 9 at Hilton Manila.
Each of the candidates walked onstage in their chosen outfits. Two of the representatives, Batanes and Ilocos Sur were unable to participate due to family emergencies and will join the candidates on Monday for their official activities.

Jona Sweett, AKLAN

Julia Saubier, ALBAY

Ghenesis Latugat, BAGUIO CITY

Shawntel Cruz – Miss Kumu Universe, BENGUET

Pauline Amelinckx, BOHOL

Aidyl Mhay Sanchez, BULACAN

Jeanne Nicci Orcena – Kumu’s Choice, DAVAO DEL NORTE

Jedidah Korinihona, DAVAO DEL SUR

Chantal Elise Legaspi Schmidt, CEBU CITY

Lou Dominique Piczon, CEBU PROVINCE

Dorothy Marie Gemillan, ILOILO CITY

Vanessa Ann Ka’ihilani Caro, ILOILO PROVINCE

Sonja Jeyn Tanyag, LAGUNA

Isabelle Kristine Braza, LAS PIÑAS

Sashi Chiesa, LAPU-LAPU CITY

Anjeanette Japor, LUCENA CITY

Michelle Daniela Dee, MAKATI

Isabel Luche, MANDAUE CITY

Anabelle Mae McDonnell, MISAMIS ORIENTAL

Marilit Iligan, NEGROS ORIENTAL

Gillian Katherine de Mesa, NUEVA VIZCAYA

Gracelle Nicole Distura, QUEZON PROVINCE

Angelica Lopez, PALAWAN

Alyssa Georgia Felix, PAMPANGA

Ivylou Borbon, PANGASINAN

Celeste Cortesi, PASAY

Francheska Alexine Dadivas, ROXAS CITY

Danielle Arielle Camcam, SAN JUAN CITY

Ma. Katrina Llegado, TAGUIG

Shanelyn Bayson, VICTORIAS CITY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL

The finals night will be held on April 30 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach, Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mitenaere, and Miss Universe 2017 Demi Leigh Tebow will reunite to host the show.

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