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.
₱ 30,000-40,000 per year
₱ 21,000-30,000 per year
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 Visayas - Tacloban College, Magsaysay Boulevard corner Army Road, Tacloban City, 6500 Leyte
Scholarships at UP Visayas - Tacloban College
1. University Scholarship
Any undergraduate or graduate student who obtains at the end of the semester a weighted average of 1.45 or better, or 1.25 or better, respectively, is given this honorific scholarship. University scholars arc listed in the President's List of Scholars.
2. College Scholarship
Any undergraduate or graduate student who, not being classed as University scholar, obtains at the end of the semester a weighted average of 1.75 or better, or 1.50 or better, respectively, is given this honorific scholarship. College scholars are listed in the Dean's List of Scholars.
Additional Requirements for Honorific Scholarships
In addition to the general weighted average prescribed, a student must have taken during the previous semester at least 15 units of academic credit or the normal load prescribed (in the case of graduate students, not less than 8 units); must be up–to–date with all the non–academic requirements (PE and ROTC); and must have no grade below 3 in any academic or non–academic subject.
Grades of Inc. Must be completed by the end of the semester. (The end of the first semester is the day before the advanced registration of the next semester. The end of the second semester is commencement day).
The effectivity of the scholarship is the end of the semester concerned.
Honorific scholarships do not entitle the holders to any tuition fee waiver, either partial or full.