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Join most, if not all of the activities prepared for you. 2. Memorize your student number by heart. It is yours. You will use it during your stay here in UP. 3. Do not hesitate to ask if you don’t know something. Sabi nga nila, Ang taong nagtatanong ay nagmumukhang bobo. Ang taong hindi nagtatanong ay nananatiling bobo. 4. Always bring your ID and Form 5. 5. Memorize the jeepney routes and always carry a UP map if you’re still not familiar with the campus. 6. Important! TBA means “To Be Announced.” Announcements will be posted at the bulletin boards or at the department or institute. 7. Know your curriculum by heart. 8. Befriend your blockmates during orientation seminars. Who knows, baka siya pala ang soul mate mo. Haha. 9. Join an organization! There are a lot of bigtime orgs that do socially meaningful activities you can get involved with. 10. Bluebooks can be bought at photocopy stalls inside the campus and at the University Cooperative a.k.a. “co-op”, not in any other bookstores outside UP.
Take advantage of all the freebies like free ikot rides, isaws, ice creams, and concerts, among others. Don’t miss ‘em! Remember! We are only allowed absences of 20% of the total meetings for the semester. Normally, in a 3-unit subject, we are not allowed to have more than 6 absences. Know ahead of time the locations of your classrooms para ‘di kayo mawala. Did you know? Malayo ka pa lang, alam mo na kung ano ang ruta ng mga jeepney. Ikot ad Toki jeepneys have yellow roofs. Katipunan jeepneys have maroon roofs. Jeeps passing through Philcoa (including Pantranco/MRT and SM North) have green roofs. Ang Ikot, SM at Pantranco jeep hanggang alas-9 ng gabi ang pasada; ang Katipunan jeep, hanggang alas-10 ng gabi pero hanggang alas-6 lang sila umiikot sa loob ng UP; ang Philcoa jeep hanggang alas-11 ng gabi. Ang toki ay hanggang alas-5 lang ng hapon. UP Shirts can be bought at the Shopping Center. People won’t care about what you wear here in UP. You can wear something as sophisticated as a cocktail dress or as unfashionable as your pambahay. Alamin kung sinu-sino ang mga Powerpuff at Voltes 5 sa Math. ‘Pag nagging prof mo sila, magaral ka nang mabuti. Meron din na sikat talaga sila dahil mahirap magpaexam tulad nila Sir Agapito o Canlubo. PROTIP! Kapag maraming nagchechangemat na higher batches, terror ang prof mo. Be sure to watch plays organized by Dulaang UP at the 2nd floor lobby of AS. They are the best!
Ang ibig sabihin ng INC ay “incomplete. homeworks. etc. exam results. Kung 1/3 na ng oras ng klase ang nakalipas at wala pa ang guro. . ‘Yan ang iyong ticket to hell. Laging dalhin ang iyong Form 5. sa UVLE / University Virtual Learning Environment (website ito). Ang pinakamadaling daan papuntang AS galing sa Eng’g ay ang Beta Way. Sinasabing “karapatan” nating mga estudyante ito. Ito ang economic zone ng UP Diliman. Be user-friendly! Haha. Masarap matulog sa library. este sa UP buildings kapag wala kang I. at hinahanap din ito minsan ng profs sa first day ng klase. Past lectures and sample exams are as good ang usually available at photocopy stalls and tambayans of student organizations.D. maaari nang umalis ang mga estudyante.” Madalas mag-upload ang mga prof ng slides. FREE CUT! Wohoo! Remain seated while reciting. Huwag kayong magugulat kung may mag-alok sa inyo ng kung anu-ano sa AS Walk. You don’t have to buy all the books referred by your professors.