UP will elect a new faculty regent in December 2020 from two nominees: Professors Aimee Lynn B. Dupo of the Institute of Biological Sciences and Virgilio P. Sison of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Physics, both of UP Los Baños.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of the Philippines is deliberating over a set of five options with regard to the UPCAT and freshmen admission for AY 2021-2022.
UP MSI experts are presenting the results of their investigations into the West Philippine Sea and the Philippine Rise in a four-episode webinar series. New webinars on biodiversity, oceanography, fisheries and challenges and threats are scheduled on Sept. 30, Oct. 7 and Oct. 14.
UP’s role in spreading new knowledge and ideas propels the national university into the top 500 universities in the world and outranks universities in neighboring countries in terms of research citation.
In consideration of the unprecedented situation confronting its constituents, UP is providing its workforce an additional emergency allowance of P5,000 each.
The UPD-NIMBB makes good on a proposal to train medical technicians unable to attend Department of Health-Research Institute for Tropical Medicine workshops for COVID-19 detection.
UP honors the memory of those who have succumbed to COVID-19 as “unknown heroes who fell during the night” in a music video of Fr. Manuel Francisco’s “Hindi Kita Malilimutan”.
The UP College of Law launched an online portal, #UPLawHelps, offering legal assistance, legal advice and education, and if necessary, legal representation for issues with the implementation of the enhanced community quarantine.
The University of the Philippines released on 23 April 2020 implementing guidelines for proceeding with the Second Semester of Academic Year 2019-2020, which has been affected by the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon and other parts of the country due to COVID-19.
The UP Asian Institute of Tourism, conveniently located along Commonwealth Avenue, is now a testing center for Quezon City District 6.