Statement on the cancellation of classes in Public and Private Higher HEIs

There appears to be confusion raised by the Department of Education (DepEd) Order  No. 037, s. of 2022, stating that private schools, as well as state universities and colleges (SUCs) and local universities and colleges (LUCs) have the option to abide by the provisions of the order as to cancellation or suspension of classes and continue reading : Statement on the cancellation of classes in Public and Private Higher HEIs

COVID-19 Vaccination not a Requirement for Face-to-face Classes – CHED

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on Monday announced that students and higher education institutions (HEI) personnel, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status,  can now participate in face-to-face classes. “We’re allowing vaccinated and unvaccinated students, employees and faculty members to now go to face-to-face classes or report back to work. That is the revised policy as continue reading : COVID-19 Vaccination not a Requirement for Face-to-face Classes – CHED

Statement on Senator Risa Hontiveros’ claim on the P7-billion “questionable releases” under CHED

We take seriously the allegations raised by Senator Risa Hontiveros that CHED-UniFAST has nearly P7-Billion “questionable releases” for the implementation of its programs. The alleged “questionable releases” have been answered squarely by CHED-UNIFAST in its reply to the COA while observations (e.g. inefficient billing) requiring action from CHED-UniFAST have been corrected as these allegations stem continue reading : Statement on Senator Risa Hontiveros’ claim on the P7-billion “questionable releases” under CHED

CHED supports PBBM’s prioritization of healthcare system, building of specialty hospitals in regions

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) fully supports President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.’s initiative to strengthen the healthcare system capacity, and to build more specialty hospitals in other parts of the country, which he mentioned during his first state of the nation address (SONA). One of the cornerstones of a strong healthcare system is the continue reading : CHED supports PBBM’s prioritization of healthcare system, building of specialty hospitals in regions

Statement on the Shooting Incident in Ateneo de Manila University

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is deeply saddened by the horrific school shooting that occurred today at Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City. In addition to the tragic loss of lives, such events lead to post-traumatic distress among victims and to those who have witnessed these. I personally know Former Lamitan City Mayor continue reading : Statement on the Shooting Incident in Ateneo de Manila University