Tag Archives: CHED

CHED Memo: ALS A&E Test passers may enroll as 1st year college

Finally, passers of recent Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency (ALS A&E) Test may enroll as 1st year college student based on newly-issued memorandum of Commission of Higher Education (CHED). CHED Memo No. 10 series of 2018 entitled Policy on Alternative Learning System Completers and Passers of the A&E Test in relation to the Implementation… Read More »

Legarda: No more tuition, other schools fees for SUC students in AY 2018-2019

Senator Loren Legarda confirmed on Monday that the free college education will be implemented in academic year 2018-2019 after its funding is included in the 2018 budget. Legarda said that the 2018 General Appropriations Act (GAA) funds the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act (RA 10931), which means that students who will enroll in… Read More »

Free tuition for 112 SUCs starting this semester

We are very excited to hear Senator Bam Aquino’s announcement on Thursday that the free tuition for state universities and colleges (SUCs) in the Philippines starts this second semester of academic year 2017-2018, not next year as earlier reported. Through the Senate press release, Aquino confirmed that the 112 SUCs will not collect tuition fees… Read More »

CHED Scholarship application steps, requirements

Bright students who are in need of financial assistance for their college enrollment can submit CHED Scholarship application and requirements. The government agency offers full and half merit scholarship under Student Financial Assistance Programs (StuFAPs), grant-in-aid programs and also student loan program under Study Now Pay Later Plan (SNPLP). Ched scholarships availability is usually announced… Read More »