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UHC Law requires nurses, allied health grads of SUCs 3-year return service

The newly-signed Universal Health Care (UHC) Law will require government scholars of nursing and other health related courses for a 3-year return service in public health. That includes graduates of 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs), and 78 local universities and colleges (LUCs) who availed of free education covered by Free Tuition Law. Department of… 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 »