FOR UNDERGRADUATE FOREIGN APPLICANTS AND FILIPINO APPLICANTS FROM SECONDARY SCHOOLS ABROAD
Important: Unless you qualify under any of the requirements stated below, it will not be advisable for you to apply. Only correctly filled up application forms with the required supporting documents and the non-refundable application fee (US $50 for non-resident foreign applicants) will be processed.
General Requirements for Foreign Applicants
A foreign applicant who graduated from a high school abroad and has not enrolled in college may be admitted to the freshman class without taking the UPCAT if s/he meets the following requirements:
Filipino High School Graduates from Abroad
A Filipino who graduated from a secondry school abroad applying for freshman admission to the University must satisfy the same requirements as those for foreign students.
UP College Admission Test (UPCAT)
Filipino or Foreign graduates from accredited high schools abroad or accredited home schools abroad who fail to satisfy the requirements for automatic admission (i.e., Item 2 under General Requirements) may take the UP College Admission Test (UPCAT). If the applicant takes the UPCAT but does not qualify, he/she can no longer be admitted under automatic admission. The student has the option to enter UP as a transferee after satisfying transfer requirements of UP.
University of the Philippines
Office of Admissions
UP Diliman, Quezon City
Telefax: (632) 927-4561
Telephone: (632) 981-8500 locals 3826,3827,3828,3830,3831