The House Committee on Appropriations warned that the “cash-based” budgeting scheme being proposed in the National Expenditure Program (NEP) for 2019 will affect the full implementation of the Free Tertiary Education Act for students in…
state colleges and universities
Sen. Panfilo Lacson is hoping Congress will not sacrifice the calamity fund anew to ensure funds for the newly signed law allowing free tuition in state colleges and universities for 2018.
"Bulakbuleros" or students who frequently skip classes should be among those exempted from the law granting free tuition in state colleges and universities starting next year, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Senator Nancy Binay on Wednesday urged the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to clarify its rules and regulations on free tuition policy in state colleges and universities (SUCs) and indicate whether the grant of free tuition will be…