UPCAT

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UPCATUniversity of the Philippines College Admission Test
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Here are the dates to remember for the 2020 UPCAT application:
UPCAT stands for the UP College Admission Test; while the UAAP stands for University Athletic Association of the Philippines.
I was also embarrassed because Papa and Mama had been very supportive when I told them I was taking the UPCAT.]
"If you applied manually, use the contact email address you put in your UPCAT application to create new account," UP said in its advisory on the official UPCAT website.
"This decision is based on consultation with UP System officials and weather experts on the latest forecast on Typhoon Ompong and its expected impact on Northern Luzon and Eastern Seaboard including Western Visayas, and in consideration of the nationwide scope of the exam that entails synchronized travel arrangements among others which pose undue risks to both UPCAT examinees and UPCAT personnel," it continued.
Looking beyond individuals, however - and without diminishing their accomplishment - it is also timely to consider the making of an Upcat passer, and what it reveals of our educational system.
UP is expecting another surge of last minute UPCAT applicants for School Year (SY) 2019-2020 this Friday, August 3 - the deadline for the submission of applications for Metro Manila public schools.
The UPCAT doesn't fully measure how successful you can be in the future.'
In an UPCAT advisory posted on its official website, UP said that the deadline for submission of the application forms of students from Metro Manila private high schools was July 27 and was already extended to July 30.
According to the UP Diliman Facebook page, the list of UPCAT passers is now available for viewing at the UP System Office of Admissions at the university campus in Quezon City.
Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star) - October 27, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines More than 100,000 graduating senior high school students are expected to take the University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT) this weekend.
Qualifying to the exchange program was something I could have never expected because first and foremost, I was not even an UPCAT passer to begin with.