Enrollment FAQs

This folder contains individual solution articles for every frequently asked question about enrollment to the UP Open University

Can I be enrolled in the semester and trimestral terms?
Yes. If your program is offered following a semestral schedule and you wish to take courses (e.g. electives) offered under another program that follows a tr...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:16 PM
Do I need to contact my Program Chair for academic advising before I register online?
Courses are usually offered based on a program of study, and the list of course offerings per term typically includes a note indicating which cohort or batc...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:18 PM
The course I will enroll is not included in the list of courses displayed in Step 1. Where can I find it?
There is a link to  on the enlistment page. Click this to display all the courses offered per program in that particular term. However, you should get the a...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:18 PM
How and where can I pay my matriculation fees?
The UP Open University offers multiple options for efficient and secured fee payment procedure for its students. Different modes of fee payment are given be...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:21 PM
I have already paid my fees. What will I do next?
Log-in again to the Student Portal and upload a scanned copy or digital image of your proof of payment on the ORS. If you paid online, wait for the enrollme...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:21 PM
My enrollment status is "In Process." Can I still change the enlisted courses online?
Once submitted/confirmed, courses enrolled/enlisted can no longer be modified online. However, if you have not yet paid the enrollment fees, you can request...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:22 PM
I have already uploaded a scanned/digital copy of the proof of payment. How will I know that I am enrolled already?
Make sure that the size of the uploaded file is not beyond the maximum limit of 500kb. Most failures are caused by uploading a file that is too large. Check...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:23 PM
My request to enroll additional courses beyond the regular academic load for my program has been approved. Why can't I enroll in additional courses online?
Wait for the OUR’s confirmation of your enrollment. Please note that the confirmation may be delayed if you upload your proof of payment outside of UPOU’s o...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:23 PM
I was granted a scholarship/free tuition privilege, but why do I still have a paying status in the ORS?
The OUR must wait for the confirmed list of grantees from the Scholarships Office or the Faculty Office before the information can be entered in the ORS. Yo...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:24 PM
I have TFE/Reduced fee privilege. How can I enroll online?
UP employees and dependents who wish to avail of the TFE and reduced fee privileges must submit the accomplished form before the registration period. Contin...
Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 12:25 PM