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House power struggle, free UP tuition, Pope Francis | Midday wRap

Jul 31, 2018 - 2:01 PM

Watch Rappler’s midday newscast with Margie de Leon

Pangilinan, Parojinog, COA | Evening wRap

Aug 04, 2017 - 7:54 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

Free tuition fee, Parojinogs, Mueller | Midday wRap

Aug 04, 2017 - 1:28 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Gov't scholars given priority under tuition-free policy in SUCs

Apr 25, 2017 - 10:59 AM

The Commission on Higher Education and the Department of Budget and Management have issued implementing guidelines on the grant of free tuition in state universities and colleges nationwide

'No permit, no exam?' Senate bill wants to ban it in schools

Nov 26, 2016 - 9:29 AM

The bill covers private grade schools and high schools public and private post secondary technical vocation institutes universities and colleges

Gatchalian on why he supports K to 12, free higher education

Nov 14, 2015 - 3:38 PM

Sherwin Gatchalian a senatorial aspirant in the 2016 elections supports the K to 12 program and believes that making college tuition free will result to a radical reform in Philippine higher education

EDUCATION REFORMS. Valenzuela Representative Sherwin Gatchalian says education will be his primary legislative agenda if he gets elected as senator in 2016. Screenshot from Rappler

Jadi, berapa SPP untuk sekolah di Hogwarts?

Jul 20, 2015 - 4:39 PM

JK Rowling menjawab

WHAT IF. Rowling and Watson agree that Hermione would have been better off with Harry. Screen grab from the film's Facebook

LIST: Private colleges with higher fees in 2015

May 27, 2015 - 11:16 AM

UPDATED A total of 313 private colleges and universities will increase their tuition and other school fees for academic year 2015 2016

Senate OKs proposed scholarships, loans for college students

May 25, 2015 - 6:38 PM

Once the student graduates from college and finds a job he can start repaying the loan in installment basis says Senator Ralph Recto a co author of the bill

CSU students light candles for schoolmate Rosanna Sanfuego

Mar 07, 2015 - 7:17 PM

Some students hold up banners with the name of Rosanna Sanfuego who reportedly killed herself over difficulties in paying school fees

REMEMBERING ROSANNA. Cagayan State University Students light candles in memory of fallen classmate Rosanna Sanfuego. Photo from the NUSP Pilipinas website

Will Aquino freeze tuition hikes after death of CSU student?

Mar 05, 2015 - 11:59 PM

Student activists say the death of Cagayan State University student Rosanna Sanfuego shows the worst effect of state abandonment of education

'Students can’t afford reimposition of CSU tuition fees'

Mar 04, 2015 - 12:28 PM

As it is most students of Cagayan State University cannot afford the cost of school fees says the National Union of Students of the Philippines

TUITION FEE DEBATE. Cagayan State University has observed a 'no tuition fee' policy since 2009. File photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

CHED: Tuition hike in 400 schools 'highly improbable'

Feb 24, 2015 - 12:27 PM

UPDATED The Commission expects more realistic estimates by April

Cagayan State U mulls reimposing tuition fees

Feb 20, 2015 - 11:52 AM

UPDATED The recommendation will be subject to consultations with all stakeholders including the student body

TUITION FEE DEBATE. Cagayan State University has observed a 'no tuition fee' policy since 2009. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

UP admin: More students benefit from new scholarship program

Jul 04, 2014 - 4:41 PM

About 36 000 students various UP campuses apply for the Socialized Tuition System 40 higher than the previous scholarship program s average application rate

#BracketAKaNa: UP students rage over STS

Jul 01, 2014 - 7:43 AM

BracketAKaNa trended worldwide on Monday June 30 Here s why

8 CHED officials face raps for tuition hike approval

Jun 13, 2014 - 1:47 PM

Youth and student groups are accusing the officials led by CHED chair Patricia Licuanan of ‘gross incompetence gross inefficiency and gross neglect of duty’

CHED approves tuition hike in 116 more schools

Jun 11, 2014 - 7:43 PM

A total of 287 private colleges and universities will increase their fees with a nationwide average of P35 66 0 81 per unit

Tuition hike? Check quality of education first – Bam Aquino

May 13, 2014 - 9:01 PM

The senator says CHED should consider factors like the passing rate of colleges in board exams and the employability of graduates before allowing tuition fee increases

353 private colleges want higher tuition

May 09, 2014 - 4:23 PM

One in every 5 private colleges and universities – mostly in Metro Manila – have sought CHED approval to charge higher fees for school year 2014 2015

Hearts rage against forgetting Kristel Tejada

Mar 18, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Let’s remember Kristel so that her dangerous memory will be our beacon in being persistent in fighting against the system that silently allowed her pointless death

GRIEVING. A black cloth hangs over the oblation statue in UP Diliman in commemoration of Kristel Tejada's first death anniversary. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

The value of education: Australia vs. the Philippines

Jan 20, 2014 - 10:16 AM

Although people from both countries value education dearly this value is manifested in different ways

Catholic school wins Round 1 vs BIR’s Henares

Dec 28, 2013 - 7:08 PM

It is a case that crosses religious lines and covers even non sectarian schools as it could impact on their tax exempt status

Mareng Winnie on subsidizing UP millionaires: Are you crazy?

Jul 13, 2013 - 5:49 PM

UP professors and students debate on whether the university s tuition and financial assistance program should be scrapped or reformed

HIGHLIGHTS: Scrap or reform UP's #STFAP?

Jul 12, 2013 - 2:57 PM

The government plans to include in its roadmap for reform in public higher education a generic socialized tuition fee scheme Will UP’s STFAP serve as a good model?

Seven tips to get that scholarship

Jun 03, 2013 - 2:30 PM

It s tough getting a scholarship Here are some tips for students to improve chances of getting one

More colleges to hike fees - CHED

May 27, 2013 - 9:08 PM

The Commission on Higher Education approves 354 petitions for increases in tuition and other fees or 78 of the total number of applicants

Public colleges to freeze tuition hikes?

Apr 06, 2013 - 8:30 AM

But CHED says a tuition increase is unavoidable in private higher education institutions

UP education: Burden of students or the state?

Mar 28, 2013 - 2:55 PM

Other state colleges and universities are closely watching the UP experience

What schools will increase tuition fees for 2012-2013?

Apr 29, 2012 - 10:35 AM

There are 128 private schools in Metro Manila that increases their tuition fees for SY 2012 2013 Check if your concerned school is one of them