'If any university wants to develop a return service, nobody can stop them,' says Commission on Higher Education Officer-in-Charge Prospero de Vera III
'I am encouraging all administrators, faculty, students, and staff throughout the system to participate in meaningful and peaceful activities,' says UP president Danilo Concepcion
Commission on Higher Education Officer-in-Charge Prospero de Vera III says state universities can only charge students for optional or degree-related fees
Kabataan Representative Sarah Elago wants the House committee on appropriations to authorize the additional funds for state universities and colleges damaged by Typhoon Ompong
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(UPDATED) Ronie Bercede Recilla was a computer science student at the Visayas State University
Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges president Tirso Ronquillo says the proposal may negate the K-12 program
Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says P51 billion has been allotted for the free tuition program in the proposed 2019 national budget, higher than the P40-billion allocation this year
Professors of Mindanao State University question the government's move to prioritize the construction of a military garrison over attending to the needs of evacuees
The former Ramon Magsaysay Technological University in Zambales achieves full university status under Republic Act 11015
It was a day of celebration for us. Or so we thought.
The Court of Appeals says the university officials 'violated their basic duty of protecting the students from harm while under their custody and supervision' during the 2014 field trip to San Miguel, Bulacan
CHED officer-in-charge Prospero de Vera III says the 78 LUCs will no longer collect tuition and fees starting school year 2018 to 2019
Mindanaons continue to be at the forefront of demanding reforms in the rehabilitation of Marawi, militarization of Lumad communities, and the stalled Bangsamoro Basic Law. We continue to fight today in the same way our mentors fought for our future before.
'We need to encourage our students to participate in the activities as part of their education,' UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan says
Progressive groups based at the state university are gearing for a bigger protest on Friday, February 23
Attorney General Bill Schuette says his department would "put a bright light at every corner" of Michigan State University, which is under scrutiny for a 2014 investigation that cleared Larry Nassar of serious wrongdoing
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The Central Luzon State University in Nueva Ecija develops instructional modules for patients who want to complete their education or learn livelihood skills
(2ND UPDATE) Dr Ricardo Rotoras is the president of the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines in Cagayan de Oro and the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges
(UPDATED) Senator Bam Aquino says Congress will provide CHED an additional P40 billion for the implementation of the free tuition law next year
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'Maybe the results reflect how academic institutions all over the country are gearing themselves to produce competent professionals through quality education,' says Lovelle Rhoy Cariño Manpatilan of the Mindanao State University- Iligan Institute of Technology
The victims are identified as Earl Andrews and Monquiarius Caldwell, both 23
The total cost of damaged classrooms of the Department of Education (DepEd) in Cagayan is pegged at P408,770,000 million for the 1,282 damaged classrooms. About P189 million in damages to classrooms of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in Cagayan is also recorded.
This is higher than the P5 billion budget for Marawi rehabilitation given this 2017
The state-run university is known as a bastion of student activism and movement, its students among the most progressive in the country
The Senate finance committee increases the CHED's proposed budget for 2017 from P12.41 billion to P14.1 billion, but this excludes funds for the free tuition law
UPDATED A stray 50 caliber bullet hits two civilians in the vicinity of Mindanao State University prompting the military to reimpose restrictions in the city
Government troops will remain stationed near the campus to provide security
‘Just because [President Duterte] signed this into law doesn’t mean things will be miraculously okay tomorrow ’ says the UP vice president for public affairs
UPDATED The school administration says drug tests will be administered during the semester in accordance with the laws and rules
Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman argues the free tuition law is social justice legislation that must benefit who it is intended for – the poor
The 3 agencies could get budget cuts in 2018 because of their spending pattern – billions of pesos in unused and unobligated funds – from previous years
Students who don t take on a full load or don t finish their course on time may not be granted free tuition says CHED Commissioner Prospero de Vera III
UPDATED Lanao del Sur Vice Governor Mamintal Adiong Jr says they want to make sure that the crisis does not force students and professors to leave the Mindanao State University for other schools
Eh pagdating sa kin alam ko man na walang pera Pirmahan natin ito Eh di sige says President Rodrigo Duterte about his decision to sign the measure
A PhD student at the University of Melbourne starts BalikMSU to encourage students displaced by conflict to finish their education
Budget allocations from underperforming and underspending agencies in the proposed 2018 budget may be tapped
Lawmakers from both the majority and minority blocs laud the signing into law of the measure – despite Duterte s economic team advising against it
Leftist members of the Duterte Cabinet however welcome the signing of the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act
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The President has until Saturday August 5 to exercise his veto powers
The bill already on President Rodrigo Duterte s desk will lapse into law on August 5 if he does not act on it
Senators urge the Duterte administration to view the measure as an investment for the future and not an expense
In the absence of any law we cannot appropriate money for free tuition says budget secretary Benjamin Diokno
If amended the law would enable Filipino professors and experts of foreign citizenship to return home and impart their hard earned wisdom says Senator Grace Poe