Type: State University
Entrance exam: Required (UPCAT)
Religious affiliation: Non-sectarian
Term structure: Semester
School year: starts in August
This school is included under the "Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education" law that passed in 2017.
The law covers students enrolled in State and Local universities/colleges in Bachelors and Certificate programs.
Under the Law students in accredited State and Local universities/colleges will not pay any tuition fees or misc fee.
The Law covers only first time students (students who don't already have a college degree).
However, the full implementation of this law is not clear yet.
₱ 40,000-50,000 per year
₱ 18,000-51,000 per year
Centers of Excellence
Centers of Development
Board Exams Performance
Displaying the passing rates of First Time Examinees only.
Based on the results of the past 4 exams of each board exam.
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Address: University of the Philippines Cebu, Gorordo Avenue,Lahug, 6000 Cebu City
Scholarships at UP Cebu
The STFAP (Socialized Tuition & Financial Assistance Program) or “Iskolar ng Bayan” program has four components, namely:
- grants free tuition, miscellaneous and laboratory fees and/or tuition
Discounts to financially needy students as determined by the University.
- grants subsidies for living, book, lodging and transportation based on both financial need as determined by the University and academic performance (the higher the grades, the higher the subsidies).
- gives students the opportunity to finance partially their educational
Expenses by working for the University as student assistants.
– afforded to every UP student regardless of his/her capacity to pay
And financial need, tuition and other fees paid to UP being much less than the direct cost of education in the University.