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Legarda: No more tuition, other schools fees for SUC students in AY 2018-2019

Senator Loren Legarda confirmed on Monday that the free college education will be implemented in academic year 2018-2019 after its funding is included in the 2018 budget. Legarda said that the 2018 General Appropriations Act (GAA) funds the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act (RA 10931), which means that students who will enroll in… Read More »

Free tuition for 112 SUCs starting this semester

We are very excited to hear Senator Bam Aquino’s announcement on Thursday that the free tuition for state universities and colleges (SUCs) in the Philippines starts this second semester of academic year 2017-2018, not next year as earlier reported. Through the Senate press release, Aquino confirmed that the 112 SUCs will not collect tuition fees… Read More »