The University of the Philippines Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs has issued Memorandum No. OVPAA 2020-62 reiterating the grading system in the implementing guidelines of the UP policy on the second semester 2019-2020 in light of COVID-19. To clarify, the University has NOT reversed its position on mass promotions and that all provisions regarding the grading system as stated in the implementing guidelines REMAIN VALID AND IN EFFECT. The Board of Regents merely approved the applications for exemption from numeric grades as endorsed by the Chancellors following the provisions under Section 6.1.6 of the implementing guidelines.
Please read Memorandum No. OVPAA 2020-62 and be guided accordingly.