Direct Response to Cagayan State University Vice President Ranhilio Callangan Aquino

Cagayan State University (CSU) Vice President Ranhilio Aquino has once again ranted on social media accusing the Commission on HIgher Education (CHED) of withholding CSUs Smart Campus project proposal because the Commission “wanted to take over governance of the university and we resisted.” He also complained that CSU was “promised the development of Smart Campus” continue reading : Direct Response to Cagayan State University Vice President Ranhilio Callangan Aquino

UniFAST Board welcomes new Chairman of the Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations of the Philippines (COCOPEA)

The Unified Student Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education (UniFAST) Governing Board welcomes its newest board member, Dr. Anthony Jose Tamayo of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU), as he received the chairmanship of the Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations of the Philippines (COCOPEA) in a turnover ceremony during the 8th COCOPEA continue reading : UniFAST Board welcomes new Chairman of the Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations of the Philippines (COCOPEA)

CHED warns public on individuals posing as UniFAST representatives to solicit money for TES program eligibility

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is warning higher education institutions (HEIs), students and their parents, against individuals and/or groups representing themselves as officials and personnel of the Unified Student Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education (UniFAST). UniFAST is an attached agency of CHED and the primary implementer of Free Higher Education (FHE) and the continue reading : CHED warns public on individuals posing as UniFAST representatives to solicit money for TES program eligibility

DBM lauds CHED’s 2020 physical, financial and income performance amidst COVID-19

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) successfully reached all of its physical targets, with some indicators recording notably high accomplishment rates. This is the evaluation of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) after the monitoring and review of agency performance, particularly agency utilization of government funds vis-a-vis plans/targets for the period January to December continue reading : DBM lauds CHED’s 2020 physical, financial and income performance amidst COVID-19

CHED assists private HEIs in BARMM to qualify for Free Higher Education

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is helping seventeen (17) private higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) to be included in the CHED Registry to benefit from the programs under Republic Act 10931 or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Law. These 17 private HEIs (see attached continue reading : CHED assists private HEIs in BARMM to qualify for Free Higher Education