Academic Policies

Academic policies are set guidelines assisting the student in directing their academic journey in the university from enrollment to graduation, that shall cultivate and uphold honor and excellence.

Academic Load for Undergraduate & Graduate Students
The normal load for undergraduate students is twelve (12) units. Students who are running for Latin Honors should enroll at least twelve (12) units per term...
Tue, May 30, 2023 at 1:48 PM
Admission Policy
No student shall be denied admission to the University System by reason of age, sex, nationality, religious belief, or political affiliations [from Art. 332...
Mon, Feb 6, 2023 at 4:36 PM
Crediting of Courses / Transfer of Credits
For Undergraduate Students For UP Transferees Courses taken in another UP unit or program may be credited provided the content of these courses is equiv...
Tue, Mar 16, 2021 at 5:04 PM
Deferment of Admission
(Approved during the 1st University Council Meeting of the University of the Philippines Open University) An applicant is granted admission for a specific ...
Mon, Feb 6, 2023 at 4:42 PM
Graduation with Honors
(Revised UP Code: Art 410 as amended at 958th BOR Meeting: 24 Feb 1983) Students who complete their courses with the following ABSOLUTE MINIMUM weighted av...
Tue, Mar 16, 2021 at 5:05 PM