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Table of Contents
Introduction to the FIE

List of Organizations from Different Colleges


Asian Institute of Toursim
College of Architecture
College of Arts and Letters
College of Business Administration
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts
College of Home Economics
College of Human Kinetics
College of Mass Communication
College of Music
College of Science
CSSP
CSWCD
NCPAG
School of Economics
SLIS
School of Statistics
Frequently Asked Questions

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Asian Institute of Tourism


START-AIT

Student Action for Responsive Leadership in


Tourism
START AIT is the leading formation on accountable, honest, and transparent leadership in AIT. Since its inception in 2006, AIT students have
continuously trusted the party and catapulted its members to the AIT Student Council (AIT-SC). The AIT-SC draws majority, if not all, of its officers
from the partys fold.
The principles of START AIT are encapsulated in the word START: Service, Transparency, Accessibility, Responsiveness, and Thorough Consultation.

STAND UP - AIT

Student Alliance for Democratic Rights - AIT

STAND UP - AIT is a political organization that believes and asserts that


education is a right.
STAND UP - AIT advocates standing up for students rights and welfare,
standing up for the Philippine Tourism Industry. MAG-ARAL, MAGLAKBAY,
MAKIBAKA! STAND UP AIT!

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Asian Institute of Tourism


UP Travel Society
In the past 28 years, UPTS has embarked on various projects that has
been faithful to its main objectives of promoting domestic travel among
students; serving as a training ground for tourism-oriented students; encouraging social and environmental awareness; maintaining and developing excellent standards of service; and promoting brotherhood and camaraderie among its members.
The organization has upheld its objectives by coming up with trips to
various regions in the Philippines and by organizing numerous events while
simultaneously leading environmental concerns such as tree-planting missions.

UP Club Ecotour

UP Club for the Environment and Tourism

The UP Club for the Environment and Tourism (UP Club Ecotour) is
among the student organizations in the University of the Philippines Asian
Institute of Tourism that has a commitment in preserving our environment.
It was founded in August 1996 by Percivil Carrera, and from then on, UP
Club Ecotour had never ceased in dedicating itself to projects and activities
that would help increase the awareness of its members, fellow students
inside and outside the university, and countrymen.

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Asian Institute of Tourism


UP TMS

University of the Philippines Tourism Management Society

The University of the Philippines Tourism Management Society desires


to be an organization that shall embody its ideals to promote tourism and
trade, develop individuals who shall excel in the various sectors of the industry, foster camaraderie among tourism-oriented organizations, and create related activities that shall improve communities and the Society.

StrAIT

Strength in Asian Institute of Tourism


Strength in AIT or StrAIT is a socio-political organization based in UP Asian Institute of Tourism, that strengthens student participation, social and
political awareness, environmental advocacy and responsible leadership on
effective change

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College of Architecture

ASAPHIL-UP

Architectural Students Association of the Philippines - University of the Philippines Diliman

ASAPHIL-UPs first and foremost goal is to provide a venue for architectural students to deepen their understanding and interests in the field of architecture and the related fields, which in turn allow the students to further
develop and improve themselves to become competent professionals in
the future. The organization also promotes camaraderie and unity through
dynamic interactions and dialogues which will serve well both within the
years spent in the College of Architecture and as well as when the students
enter the industries of the country.

UAPSA-UP

United Architects of the Philippines Student Auxiliary - University of the Philippines Diliman
The United Architects of the Philippines Student Auxiliary University of
the Philippines-Diliman Chapter (UAPSA-UPD) is an institutional member
of UAPSA National Inc., the prime and duly-recognized student organization of the United Architects of the Philippines (UAP).
This national awareness organization with over 6600 architecture student
members from 68 active chapters nationwide aims to project the value
and the importance of the role of Architecture students in nation building
and public service by creating culturally and academically enriching opportunities that foster their holistic development, competency and character
formation in the field of architectural study.

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College of Architecture

UP ARKAIRA
UP Arkaira is the only performing arts organization in the UP College
of Architecture. It is composed of four domains: Choir, Band, Dance and
Theater.

ArkiForum

The UP Architecture Forum


The UP Architecture Forum is the longest standing student organization in the College of Architecture. Recognized on August 18, 1981, AF is
now celebrating its 33rd anniversary. During its existence, Arki Forum has
launched projects and participated in college and university wide activities.
It had sponsored competitions, exhibits, symposia, etc. to further develop
the creative faculties of the college constituents. Within the organization,
Arki Forum has always been a family to its members, helping each one
grow both within the field of Architecture and as individuals.

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College of Architecture

UP-TFA

UP Task Force Arki


The University of the Philippines Task Force Arki (UP TFA) is the UP
College of Architectures only service-oriented student organization. Established in 1986 at the height of martial law and student-led activism, its
founders were compelled to action by the worsening urban housing crisis
and sought to attract like-minded design students to nurture patriotism and
social awareness.
Today, the organization aims to explore and implement architectural and
design solutions that respond to community and larger societal issues in order to uplift and empower Filipinos at all levels of society. It achieves these
goals various activities such as talks and symposiums, research projects,
joint building projects, community outreach projects, among others.

UPCLAS

University of the Philippines Circle of Landscape


Architecture Students
The University of the Philippines Circle of Landscape Architecture Students
(UPCLAS) is a College of Architecture-based organization which promotes
the Landscape Architecture program. Being represented mostly by the
Landscape Architecture studentry, the organization has been working to
achieve academic excellence, to be good stewards of the built and unbuilt
environment, and to maintain and even uplift the legacy that the pioneers
of Landscape Architecture has started.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP DV

UP Deutscher Verein
The UP Deutscher Verein, also known as the UP German Club or UPDV,
is an academically-oriented and duly recognized organization in the University of the Philippines Diliman. It aims to strengthen the ties between
germany and the Philippines through active promotion of the German language and culture within and beyond the confines of the university.

UP SPECA

University of the Philippines Speech


Communication Association
The University of the Philippines Speech Communication Association
(UP SPECA), is a socio-academic, non-partisan, and non-sectarian organization. It caters to a variety of members that are geared towards promoting
the significance of Speech Communication.
UP SPECA has been the home of speech majors for fourteen years, and
along with its storied past, it has garnered the recognition of being the best
organization of the College of Arts and Letters for four years. Now it continues to be the premiere organization for speech majors in the university,
as it trains its members and enhances their Speech Communication skills.

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College of Arts and Letters


UPLF

UP Lingua Franca
The U.P. Lingua Franca is a duly recognized socio-academic organization
of the Department of English and Comparative Literature of the U.P. College of Arts and Letters. It is composed of students whose passion lies in
the appreciation of the beauty and power of the English language as it is
used in literary and non-literary compositions, especially by Filipinos. Since
it was founded in June 1996, it has never stopped fostering the growth
and development of the study of the English language and of the literature
written in English in the campus. Its present members take on the task of
continuing this legacy, promoting it to other students of the University of the
Philippines through lecture series, published journals, poetry reading and
other enriching and worthwhile activities.

UP UGAT

UP Ugnayan ng Manunulat
Pangunahing layunin ng organisasyon ang magkaroon ng espasyo ang
mga batang manunulat para sa kani-kanilang mga akda. At magtayo ng
lugar para sa mga estudyante na makapagpalitan ng mga kuro-kuro at
opinyon tungkol sa sining ng pagsusulat at mismong pagsulat.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP Writers Club
The UP Writers Club has been the universitys finest literary organization since its inception in 1927. As part of its legacy of literary excellence
and social commitment to the younger generation, the Club regularly holds
workshops, lectures, readings, and other activities.

KALikha

Kasama Ka sa Paglikha ng Arte at Literatura


Para sa Bayan
KALikha is a CAL-based student formation of progressive student-artists
with an aim to encourage student involvement in the critical assessment
of college, university, and national issues by creating avenues for student
growth and collective progress, which hones the individual artistic potential
by contributing to society through a balance of campaigns, activities, and
services.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP A.S.S

UP Art Studies Society (UP A.S.S.)


The UP Art Studies Society is an organization working for the promotion
and cultivation of the arts and culture in the country. We strive to bring the
students and the department closer together through various activities that
enable interaction beyond the academic sphere. The organization forges
camaraderie not only amongst its majors, but also with other university
students who share an interest in art and culture.

UP LCF

UP Le Club Franais
UP LCF is an academic, socio-cultural organization that aims to promote
the French language and culture in the Philippines. The club offers French
tutorials to enthusiasts and is involved in projects like film showings, poetry
reading sessions, exhibits and many more. Founded in 1986, the organization continues to grow with the admittance of students from various colleges within the University.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP EURO

Euro-Filipino Understanding and Relations


Organization
The Euro-Filipino Understanding and Relations Organization or UP
EURO is a duly recognized university-wide student organization based in
the Department of European Languages of the College of Arts and Letters
in the University of the Philippines, Diliman. It caters to the interests of those
who envision a mutually beneficial common future between the Philippines
and Europe, being the first student organization in UP Diliman to promote
socio-cultural exchanges and diplomatic relations between the two regions.

UP GRAIL

UP Graphic Arts in Literature


UP Grail is an organization of artists, writers, and comic enthusiasts. Our
members come from different colleges, all with varied interests, united by
an appreciation for comics. We self publish our own works, our bi-annual
Grail anthology, and are ever present in the various comic conventions in
the Philippines. we aim to promote the awareness, utilization, and creation
of comics throughout the university and hopefully beyond that.

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College of Arts and Letters


UPSA

UP Singing Ambassadors
The University of the Philippines Singing Ambassadors is one of the Philippines foremost choral groups. In its 35 years of existence, UPSA has consistently brought honor and prestige to the country, winning various prizes
and awards in competitions.

STAND UP - CAL

Student Alliance for the Advancement of


Democratic Rights - CAL

STAND UP - CAL is a political organization that believes and asserts that


education is a right.
STAND UP or the Student Alliance for the Advancement of Democratic
Rights in UP is the largest militant and nationalist alliance in UP Diliman.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP ASTERISK

UP Asosasyon ng Kabataang Artista, Kritiko, at Iskolar ng Sining at Kultura


UP ASTERISK or University of the Philippines Asosasyon ng Kabataang
Artista, Kritiko, at Iskolar ng Sining at Kultura is one of the youngest yet one
of the most accomplished academic organizations in the College of Arts
and Letters in UP Diliman. The organization is comprised of students who
are dedicated in bringing art to a broader audience through art appreciation and practice.

UP Circulo Hispanico
Formerly known as the Circulo Cervantino, it has been in UP Diliman
since 1964 and has lived up to its name and ideals of promoting the Spanish language and culture and in strengthening ties among the Philippines
and the Spanish speaking countries. For years, the organization has been
a tool in helping produce esteemed alumni who were and will always be
instruments of change in our society and our country.

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College of Arts and Letters


UP AME

University of the Philippines Anime Manga


Enthusiasts
UP Anime Manga Enthusiasts, also known as UP AME, is the first anime-oriented organization in the Philippines recognized by a university.
Since its foundation by some members of UP Tomokai (a Japan-Philippines Friendship organization) and UP Grail (Graphic Arts in Literature), UP
AME has been making an impact on the university and the anime community as it gathers enthusiasts in the campus and provides a space for them
for open exchange of ideas.

UP Piccola Italia
The Italian student organization Piccola Italia of the University of the Philippines, Diliman which literally means Little Italy, is an academic-oriented
student organization, under the Department of European Languages, College of Arts and Letters
PICCOLA ITALIA aims to promote the Italian language and culture and
the use of the Italian language, to provide a common venue for Italian
enthusiasts, and to serve as the medium for cultural and educational exchange between Italy and the Philippines.

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College of Arts and Letters


Anakbayan KAL
Anakbayan KAL is a political organization based in the College of Arts
and Letters which branch unders Anakbayan.
Anakbayan is the comprehensive, national democratic mass organization of the Filipino youth.
Established on the 30th of November 1998the anniversary of Andres
Bonifacio and pre-Martial Law organization, Kabataang Makabayanit
seeks to unite the youths from different sectors of society to advance the
cause of national democracy: workers, peasants, fisherfolk, urban poor, students, out-of-school youth, women, professionals, migrants, Moros, Christians, etc.s.

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

UP JMA

UP Junior Marketing Association


The UP Junior Marketing Association (UP JMA) is a duly recognized
university-wide student organization based in the Cesar E.A. Virata School
of Business Administration. As a pioneer in marketing and project management, UP JMA has established its presence within and beyond the UP
Diliman campus through its various events and projects.

AdCore

UP Advertising Core
The UP Advertising Core is the only student-run, not-for-profit organization and student advertising agency based in the Cesar E.A. Virata School
of Business (VSB) of the University of the Philippines, Diliman (UP Diliman).
We are an organization of almost one hundred young and dynamic advertising enthusiasts from all colleges and schools of UP Diliman. Dominated by student members and alumni from the Cesar E.A. Virata School of
Business, College of Fine Arts and College of Mass Communication, we are
your pitch-perfect team of portfolio-backed artists and marketers.

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

UP JPIA

UP Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants


The UP Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (UP JPIA) is a student
organization of the Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business, University of the
Philippines Diliman powered by over 250 dedicated members. For the past
years, the organization has established its presence within and beyond the
university thereby being the first and lone Gawad Chancellor Hall of Fame
Awardee for the Most Outstanding Student Organization. As UP JPIA embarks on its 57th year of pursuing excellence, it continues to uphold the
holistic development of its members and go beyond numbers by spearheading well-crafted events and socially relevant projects.

UPCE

UP Circle of Entrepreneurs
We believe in the primacy of entrepreneurship as a means of nation
building. Entrepreneurship is beyond ideas and innovation. It is about turning these ideas into reality. We are a hub of talented young people who
have the passion and drive to create sustainable businesses and be future
movers in their industry. We develop this passion for innovation by giving
them opportunities to pursue their businesses.
It is our passion to inspire ideas and innovation. We inspire you to own
you idea. We are the UP Circle of Entrepreneurs.

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

UP JFA

UP Junior Finance Association


UP JFA has built for itself a notion of excellence in performing its numerous activities to meet its noteworthy objectives. The associations main
competency is Finance: it is the vision of the association to promote appreciation and interest in the field through numerous activities and projects.

UP SEMen

UP Society of Emancipated Men


UP SEMen is an org that is dedicated to promote camaraderie and support among its male members in their pursuit for academic excellence,
inspired leadership and social awareness.

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

UP ABAM

UP Association of Business Administration Majors


The UP Association of Business Administration Majors (UP ABAM) is
an academic organization based in the Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business, University of the Philippines-Diliman. Founded in 1991, it is exclusively
composed of BS BA students, who all hold the potential of becoming outstanding managers, business executives, and industry leaders. UP ABAM
continues to uphold its aim of developing managerial and leadership skills
among its members through its value-adding projects and activities.

AIESEC
Present in 110 countries and territories and with over 60,000 members,
AIESEC is the worlds largest student-run organization. Focused on providing a platform for youth leadership development, AIESEC offers young
people the opportunity to be global citizens, to change the world, and to get
experience and skills that matter today.

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

GA

The Guilder Annual


The UP Guilder Annual is a graduation services organization based in
the College of Business Administration that aims to provide value-adding
initiatives and projects leveraged on the individual milestones, journeys, and
relationships of each graduating student that will ultimately give a meaningful conclusion to the college experience of the graduating batch.

GI

The Guilder Institute


The Guilder institute is the official student publication of the UP College of Business Administration and UPs premiere business publication.
Complete with its talented dedicated set of people it constantly provides
event coverages, business magazines, and online releases that enrich its
readers minds and imagination. In service of the college the organization
has always fostered the students awareness of news and currect events,
critical thinking on pressing issues, and creative expression in word and in
art. Guilder is one of the most productive student publications in the university, next to the Philippine Collegian and Tinig ng Plaridel (CMCs student
publication).

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Cesar E.A Virata School of Business (CBA)

UP IBA

UP Interschool Business Association


The UP Interschool Business Association (UP IBA) is a duly recognized,
university-wide organization based in the College of Business Administration, University of the Philippines-Diliman. In continuing our thrust, Social
Responsibility through Business Excellence, we advocate worthwhile and
meaningful projects that strive not only to holistically develop the members business orientation, but also to benefit the society as to inculcate a
sense of social obligation to its members with our motto: With Others, For
Others.

UP RVC VSB

UP Registration Volunteer Corps Virata School of


Business
The RSV corps of VSB is a service organization which provides assistance to all undergraduate VSB students in order to ensure an efficient and
hassle-free registration. Guided by the principle, Service Above All. It is
the duty of RVC-VSB members to maintain a smooth-flowing registration
process in the college.

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College of Engineering
UP IECEP

Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines UP Student Chapter


The Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines University of
the Philippines Student Chapter (UP IECEP) is an academic, non-profit,
non-political organization aimed at improving the academic performance
of its members and to establish a common ground for BS ECE students in
the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute. The UP IECEP has also
been the link of ECE students to the IECEP National Student Chapter which
fosters the communication and interaction of ECE students from different
universities in the

UP PRIME

UP Progressive Responsive Innovative Movement


in Engineering
A leadership socio-civic organization and vibrant student formation that
envisions a brand of leadership essential to and representative of the College of Engineering. Through various campaigns, activities and services, UP
PRIME has continually provided students with opportunities to be a part
of a greater formation towards a progressive, responsive and innovative
society.

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College of Engineering
UP ACES

UP Association of Civil Engineering Students


The University of the Philippines Association of Civil Engineering Students is a non-stock, non-profit, college-based student organization open to
all undergraduate Civil Engineering majors studying in the University of the
Philippines, Diliman..
It is the oldest and most prestigious civil engineering organization in the
College and maintains a high profile roster of alumni and resident members.
Time and again, UP ACES strives to uphold its slogan: SOLID, BIGTIME,
FOREVER, YEAH!

UP AGGREGATES
The University of the Philippines Aggregates, Incorporated also known as
UP Aggregates, Inc. or simply Aggre, is a non-profit academic organization
of civil engineering students based in the Institute of Civil Engineering of
the University of the Philippines Diliman.
The UP Aggregates, Inc. is the premiere academic and duly recognized
organization for civil engineering students of the university. Since its establishment in 1985, the organization has been able to produce excellent and
distinguished alumni, competitive inside and outside of the civil engineering
industry, who uphold and embody the values of honor and integrity.

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College of Engineering
UP GE CLUB

UP Geodetic Engineering Club


The U.P. Geodetic Engineering Club is an academic organization duly
recognized by the College of Engineering of the University of the Philippines. Since 1937, UPGEC has always been in the forefront of promoting
academic excellence and camaraderie among its members, the faculty,
and staff through activities that foster the advancement of geodetic engineering and science.

UP GEOP

The Society of Geodetic Engineering Majors


The Society of Geodetic Engineering Majors is a maverick academic organization that has always stood by the pillars of its principles, even if it
meant defying age old traditions and norms. Known more popularly as
UP GEOP, this organization has always maintained an advocacy requiring
its members nothing less than their absolute best, built in determination,
compassion and humility. Mediocrity is never an option as the organization
pushes its members to excel both in their academic and social pursuits,
with the emphasis on learning and human development respectively. With
a relatively miniscule membership, UP GEOP has become more of an extended family rather than an organization, and smiles among its members
have become the norm rather than an exception.

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College of Engineering
UP ALCHEMES

UP Academic League of Chemical Engineering


Students

University of the Philippines Academic League of Chemical Engineering Students (UP ALCHEMES) is an academic organization primarily composed of undergraduate students of the Chemical Engineering program of
the University of the Philippines, Diliman. It is a non-political and non-sectarian student organization under the College of Engineering of the University,
and was founded on 13 January 1999.

UP ARISE

UP Alliance for Responsive Involvement and Student Empowerment


The UP Alliance for Responsive Involvement and Student Empowerment
(UP ARISE) was formed in January 18, 1998 by a group of student-leaders
from the College of Engineering. It was initially formed as a response to
what they felt was a need for a more proactive and responsive leadership in the college. Since then, UP ARISE has been training student-leaders
to serve in the UP Engineering Student Council, in the University Student
Council, and in various college-based organizations.

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College of Engineering
UP MINERS

UP Mining Engineering Society


The University of the Philippines Mining Engineering Society (UP MINERS) is the only student organization exclusive for BS Mining Engineering
majors in the Philippines. The organization aims for the holistic development of the members through relevant activities and projects. It also routes
for the advancement of the Mining Engineering profession alongside with
the development of responsible and sustainable mining.
The UP MINERS envisions academic excellence amongst its members
and is dedicated towards the progress of the Mining Engineering profession
as well as a unified and proactive advocacy on the significance of responsible mining.

UP MSS

UP Materials Science Society


The UP Materials Science Society (UP MSS) is a duly recognized nonprofit, academic student organization that develops excellence in both academic and leadership skills of its members. It is an interdisciplinary organization that fosters unity and camaraderie among its members and at the
same time, widens their interest for materials science.

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College of Engineering
UP KEM

UP Chemical Engineering Society, Inc.


With 61 years of existence, the UP Chemical Engineering Society, Inc.
(UP KEM) has grown to become one of the largest socio-academic organizations recognized by the college. From 14 pioneering chemical engineering students, it is currently home to more than 200 members and
has produced over 1,400 alumni. Awarded by the Engineering Organization
Excellence Awards (EOEA) as the Best Engineering Organization in 2009,
2011, and 2012 and by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
as one of the Natatanging Samahan ng mga Iskolar ng Bayan in 2014, UP
KEM continues to uphold its traditions of academic excellence, holistic development, and prime professionalism by participating in events beneficial
to its members growth as well as organizing events beneficial to the university and society. With its traditions, the organization has also successfully
molded many of its members into well-rounded individuals and achievers.

UP CIEM

University of the Philippines Circle of Industrial


Engineering Majors
The University of the Philippines Circle of Industrial Engineering Majors
(UP CIEM) is a duly recognized academic organization based under the
Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, College of
Engineering, UP Diliman. Upholding the holistic development of its members, UP CIEM consistently made its mark through rendering service to the
college, the university and the country.

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College of Engineering
UP IE Club

UP Industrial Engineering Club (UP IE Club)


UP Industrial Engineering Club (UP IE Club), the largest student organization in the UP College of Engineering, was established in 9 December
1967. The founding members were passionate students of the then-new
Industrial Engineering degree program who were seeking representation
for the IE student body in the Engineering Student Council. Since then, the
organization has grown to value service and holistic development through
activities that inspire academic and leadership excellence in its members.

EWB-UPD

Engineers Without Borders - University of the


Philippines Diliman
Engineers Without Borders - UP Diliman (EWB-UPD) is a university-wide,
College of Engineering-recognized, non-profit student organization whose
mission is to improve the quality of life of our Filipino countrymen by innovating, designing, and implementing sustainable engineering projects and
community-based development programs with underprivileged local communities to alleviate various environmental and community health issues.

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College of Engineering
UP ERG

University of the Philippines Engineering


Radio Guild
The University of the Philippines Engineering Radio Guild, also known
as UP ERG, is a full-fledged academic student organization based in UP
Diliman Electrical and Electronics Institute. The organization evolved from
a radio station back in 1935, and is the oldest organization in the college
of engineering. With a vision of an active and united EEE community that
runs on core values of excellence and service, the organization promotes
holistic development -- producing leaders who exemplify service through
academic and social projects. The organization also believes on the power
of collective action in bringing positive change not only in the college, but
also in the country. UP ERG family takes pride in its members and alumni
who has these values instilled, as they become key players in the academe
and industry.

UP CREST

UP Circle of Engineering Student


Established as a duly-recognized college based organization on January
29, 1997, UP Circle of Engineering Students, otherwise known as UP CREST,
aims to cater to the needs of its members by providing holistic training
environment. For the past 18 years, it continues its pursuit for academic
excellence for the betterment of the college and its students.
UP CREST has been incessantly striving to break new grounds and
foster camaraderie and goodwill. It has extended its service not only in
the college but among students of diverse academic profile. As such, UP
CREST has assumed its responsibility for developing leadership, teamwork
and ingenuity.

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College of Engineering
UP 49ers

UP Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Association (UP 49ers)


A camaraderie of fearless, diverse and goal-driven men and women in
the name of virtuosity. The UP Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Association or the UP 49ers is one of the most established student
organizations in the University of the Philippines, Diliman since 1954.The
UP 49ers differ radically from other societies because we are not plain
acquaintances. We live with a true sense of brotherhood. There is an establishment of fraternal obligations. We build up lifelong bonds which aid in the
development of the members to be capable professionals of the country
and be supportive individuals to the fellow youth, inside and outside the UP
community.

UP EnggSoc

UP Engineering Society
The UP Engineering Society was founded on August 26, 1996 by a group
of students who envisioned an organization that would allow membership
from all the departments of the College of Engineering. Thus, giving birth to
the first Engineering-wide student organization in the University of the Philippines, producing inter-department cooperation, generating college unity,
and providing an environment that is conducive to learning, self-improvement and service.

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College of Engineering
UP Cursor

UP Association of Computer Science Majors


The University of the Philippines Association of Computer Science Majors (UP CURSOR) is a nonprofit, nonsectarian socio-academic student organization based in the College of Engineering. Formed in 1983, the organizations 15 founding members aimed to extend the training of its members
beyond school; to integrate efforts in pursuit of academic growth and excellence; to foster goodwill, friendship, cooperation, and dedication among its
members; to foster harmonious relationship and work hand-in-hand with
other organizations in the university and to provide a channel for the promotion of general interests in the field of Computer Science.

UP EnggSoc

UP Engineering Society
The UP Engineering Society was founded on August 26, 1996 by a group
of students who envisioned an organization that would allow membership
from all the departments of the College of Engineering. Thus, giving birth to
the first Engineering-wide student organization in the University of the Philippines, producing inter-department cooperation, generating college unity,
and providing an environment that is conducive to learning, self-improvement and service.

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College of Engineering
UP Circuit
UP CIRCUIT (est. 1994) is a UP EEEI-based student organization which
is geared towards honing its members skills and talents such that each
member becomes a nexus of ideas that truly make a difference.

UP CAPES

UP Career Assistance Program for Engineering


Students
The UP Career Assistance for Engineering Students (UP CAPES) prides
in serving the College of Engineering by equipping future engineers with
the skills and exposure for career opportunities that lie after graduation. It
endeavors to address the development of a broad skill setfrom effective
presentation to technical writing, targeting students and alumni alike.

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College of Engineering
UP CSI

UP Center for Student Innovations


We are in the early stages of our formation, getting guidance and advice
from our professors, mentors and fellow student organizations.
This organization is a project of our former department chair Dr. Adrian
Valdez & our Computer Science Representatives to the Engineering Student Council 13-14.
Based in an academic institution, we aim to help our students become
excellent Computer Science graduates.
As a part of the Comp Sci community, we want to contribute to the field
we love, by using our skills to help people the way Computer Science can.

UP ACM

Association for Computing Machinery - UP Diliman Student Chapter Inc.


The Association for Computing Machinery UP Diliman Student Chapter Inc. is a University-wide Computer Science organization. It is the countrys first ACM Student Chapter.

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College of Fine Arts


UP LUNAROCK

UP League of University Artists on Cartoons and


Komiks

The UP League of University Artists on Cartoons and Komiks is a special


interest student guild that aims to develop, hone and showcase the art and
craft of creative design and production of cartoons and comic books for
entertainment and literary purposes. UP Lunarock is a special interest student guild that aims to develop, hone and showcase the art and production
of cartoons and comic books for entertainment and literary purposes.

UP AVCom

UP Association of Visual Communicators


The UP Association of Visual Communicators (UP AVCom) is a college-based organization from the University of the Philippines College of
Fine Arts commited to produce optimum professionals adept in conceptualization, production, and communication, in order to promote and uplift the
arts and to serve Philippine society.

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College of Fine Arts


UP GRAPHIC

UP Graphic Illustration Collaborate


UP Graphic (Graphic Illustration Collaborate) is the illustration organization of the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts. It aims to
create a venure for illustrators and designers to develop their conceptual
and technical skills and produce art. We believe that illustration is relevant
to modern day and we see value in preserving the art form through the
practice of illustration in various media.

STAND UP FA

Student Alliance for the Advancement of


Democratic Rights - Fine Arts

STAND UP Fine Arts is the chapter of the Student Alliance for the Advancement of Democratic Rights in U.P. in the University of the Philippines
College of Fine Arts.
STAND UP is composed of college chapters, member organizations,
fraternities and sororities united by the principle that education is a right
and the will to struggle for a nationalist, progressive and accessible alternative.

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College of Fine Arts


ALAY SINING FA

Alay Sining Fine Arts

Ang Alay Sining Fine Arts ay isang pambansa-demokratiko at pangmasang organisasyon na isinusulong ang isang pambansa, syentipiko, at
makamasang kultura.

UP Iris Photography
UP Iris is a university-wide photography organization based in the College
of Fine Arts, University of the Philippines, Diliman. It is a university-wide
oganization that is based in the College of Fine Arts, UP Diliman that is
dedicated to the development of photography enthusiasts committed to
learn and master photography through continued practice, sharing of our
talents and ideas, establishing camaraderie among members, and enjoying
our passion for photography.

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College of Fine Arts


UP IDEA

UP Industrial Designers Association


The University of the Philippines Industrial Designers Association or UP
IDeA is a duly recognized organization based on its beloved home-- College of Fine Arts, UP Diliman.
It aims to weave a cradle for passionate UP Industrial Design and Non-Industrial Design students who believe in DESIGN as a powerful tool for development. It strives to provide a venue for an exchange of ideas, self-enhancement and skills improvement.

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College of Home Economics


UP PAN-Alpha

Philippine Association of Nutrition- Alpha

The Philippine Association of Nutrition-Alpha chapter or PAN-Alpha is a


duly non-stock, UP-based organization created to pursue academic excellence and professional growth among its members.
The organization has continuously engaged in activities aiming to promote and develop the field of Nutrition here in the Philippines in line with
its aim to promote nutrition consciousness among Filipinos and to disseminate to the public the latest information on nutrition.

FLCD Circle

Family Life and Child Development Circle

FLCD Circle is a non-stock, non-profit, duly-recognized college-based


student organization of the department of Family Life & Child Development, UP Diliman. The Family Life and Child Development Circle (FLCD
Circle) is committed to the development of its members through relevant
endeavors that will benefit the FLCD Department, the UP Community, and
the Society.

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College of Home Economics

LEAD-CHE

Leaders for Excellence, Action, and Development


- College of Home Economics
Leaders for Excellence, Action and Development (LEAD) is a cause-oriented, socio-civic organization in the College of Home Economics that
strives to attain holistic excellence of students from the College through
active participation in various academics and socio-cultural activities, transparency between departments, faculties, and students, and awareness on
the socially relevant issues in and out of the College.
LEAD-CHE is a proud member of KAISA - Nagkakaisang Iskolar para sa
Pamantasan at Sambayanan

UP CHEc

UP Circle of Home Economists


The UP Circle of Home Economists aims to develop its members through
programs and actions that help the filipino families welfare and lifestyle.
We focus on using our skills as well as applying what weve learned to increase our circle of member development and circle of extension.

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College of Home Economics

SHARP

Society for Hotel and Restaurant Progress


UP SHARP is a socio-academic organization made exclusively for HRIM
students. It is also a non-stock, non-profit organization. It has committed itself to the development of leadership, excellence and socio-civic consciousness among its members through various activities such as Minute To Eat
It: Food Eating Contest, Gastronobee: Food Quiz Bee, Learning from the
Masters: Leadership and Inspirational Seminar, The Chocolate Buffet and
Outreach Programs. Most importantly, the organization provides manpower
for events that concern HRIM students and the College of Home Economics.

UPDC

University of the Philippines Design Core


UP Design Core is an organization that caters to Interior Design students of
the University of the Philippines Diliman.

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College of Home Economics

PAFT-ALPHA

Philippine Association of Food Technologists

Philippine Association of Food Technologists Alpha Chapter is an organization exclusive for Food Technology students in UP Diliman. It has
existed since 1965 and is actively involved in university activities and student affairs since. It is the first PAFT student chapter and links with other
student chapters and the PAFT Inc. to broaden the organizations experience and opportunities. Most of the past Food Technology representatives
that served the CHE student council were members of this organization.
Also, many faculty members from the Food Science division of the Department of Food Science and Nutrition are alumni of the organization. Notable
alumni include Dr. Leonora Francisco and Dr. Alonzo Gabriel.

UP ACTS

UP Association of Clothing Technology Students


The UP Association of Clothing Technology Students (ACTS) is the official student organization of the B.S. Clothing Technology program of the
Department of Clothing, Textiles and Interior Design in the College of Home
Economics (CHE) in UP Diliman. It aims to develop creativity among its
members and to elevate the level of technical and management knowhow in the clothing and textile industries. *Non-CT students are welcome to
join our organization, too!

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College of Human Kinetics


UP Weighlifting Club
The University of the Philippines Weightlifting Club aims to promote
Olympic weightlifting not only as a sport but a means to improve the quality of life. The organization intends to increase awareness for the proper
execution of the Olympic lifts and most importantly, to reinforce the importance of wellness and safety among its members.

UP Dancesport Society
UP Dancesport Society is the official ballroom dance organization in the
University of the Philippines that aims To produce high-caliber athletes in
ballroom dancing able to join competitions and performances, provide
events related to ballroom dancing for the whole UP community, encourage individuals in developing a more active interest in social dancing and
develop the members leadership and organizational skills.

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College of Human Kinetics


UP Dragonboat Team
The University of the Philippines Dragonboat Team (UPDT) is a duly-recognized member of the Philippine Canoe-Kayak Federation (PCKF). Established in 1993, UPDT has been one of the leading teams in the dragon boat
community. Having won several medals in the past, the UP Dragonboat
Team is once again in top competitive form.

UP Red Cross Youth


The University of the Philippines Red Cross Youth (UP RCY) is a duly
recognized non-stock, nonprofit, student-led, university-based organization
in UP Diliman, and duly affiliated with the Philippine National Red Cross Quezon City Chapter. The organization promotes the spirit of humanity and
voluntary service among the youth through different socio-civic activities
such as blood donation programs, health missions, community development projects, and first aid services.

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College of Human Kinetics


UP Touch Football Club
Founded on February 2006, the UP Touch Football Club (UPTFC) made
its mark as the premier organization in the University of the Philippines
Diliman to introduce touch football as a sport to the student populace. The
club started as a sister team to the Nomads Touch Football Club eventually
became an independent organization. With six founding members, the club
has grown today with a membership base of 40+ active members and is
continuously expanding.

UP Golf
UP Golf is a University-wide recognized organization that allows student
golfers within the university to compete and represent the UP. This organization strives to gather individuals as one, from different niches of golf,
whether they lie on approaches of leisurely players, beginners and trainees,
or competitors and professionals, to work in harmony to advocate both
the sport and the University as ambassadors of the sport and epitomes of
honor and excellence, respectively.

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College of Human Kinetics


Tennis UP
Tennis UP is a university-wide organization from the University of the
Philippines which aims to promote tennis inside and outside the university
as the best and most fun game ever. Tennis UP is open to undergraduate
and graduate tennis enthusiasts currently enrolled at the University of the
Philippines Diliman.

UP Floorball Club
In July 12, 2011, the UPFLBC was duly recognized as a sport organization
in the UP Diliman based in the College of Human Kinetics. Having more
than 70 members, the UPFLBC was formed to create a community of
Floorball players and enthusiasts from the University, who are committed
to victory beyond competition.
Activities of the Club include regular Floorball training and games, hosting Floorball tournaments, and holding Floorball clinics in various communities. As of the moment, the UP Floorball League (UPFL), a club tournament composed of 6 teams and an exclusive event for Club members,
aims to develop competitiveness among its members. The Club also aims
to expand the number of League teams and hopes to inspire other teams
to be formed for competition.
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College of Human Kinetics


UP SOMA
The UP Sports Organization and Management of the College of Human Kinetics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, desire to establish an
organization that will promote and further enhance the unity among CHK
students and other students of the university

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College of Mass Communication

UP Cineastes Studio
UP Cineastes Studio is active in promoting literacy in film and other arts
through workshops, contests, screenings, thesis exposures, and academic
tie-ups. Throughout the years, it has gained recognition as the first and premiere student film organization in the country.
Steadfast in upholding local cinemas and providing avenues for creative
expression. Filmmakers at any cost since 1984. Join if interested in filmmaking, productions, screenings, films, film literacy, film festivals and film
competitions.

UP CAST

UP Cinema Arts Society


The UP Cinema Arts Society (UP CAST) is an academic-based non-profit
organization of film enthusiasts based in the College of Mass Communication, University of the Philippines Diliman. Founded on August 24, 1990,
our organization aspires to train members in the technical and aesthetic
principles of film and video production, seeking to contribute to the growing
consciousness of Philippine Cinema.

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UP Cinema
Since its inception on February 25, 2004, this student organization has
always been fueled by its goal to mold its members into well-rounded filmmakers and media practitioners. Aside from providing maximum exposure
to the multi-faceted process of filmmaking, UP Cinema also provides a
venue for film critiquing and promotes the Filipino filmmaker and Philippine Cinema itself through its various activities. Join if youre interested in
film productions, film screenings, workshops, film criticism, and film literacy.

FGUP

Filmmakers Guild of UP
FGUP is a duly recognized university-wide, inter-department film organization and production house founded in 2011. FGUP aims to promote
film as a universal language, and hones the skills of it members through
student-student mentorship and a production system that involves student
productions as the organizations main projects. FGUP upholds the belief
that anyone can be a filmmaker, and hones a diverse roster of members
from different academic units in UP Diliman.

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College of Mass Communication


Masscommotion
MassComMotion is the official college-based dance troupe of the University of the Philippines Diliman College of Mass Communication.

Himig Maskom
Himig Maskom is the official singing group of the UP College of Mass
Communication.

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College of Mass Communication


UP CommResSoc

UP Communication Research Society

We are an academic student organization based on the College of Mass


Communication. Since its inception in 1977, the UP CommResSoc has
been duly recognized for its significant activities that brought together students from different colleges and universities, and its collaboration with
stakeholder organizations. This is exclusively for Communication Research
majors only. The organization has yielded a significant number of competent research professionals over the years.

UP JC

UP Journalism Club
We are the UP Journalism Club (UP JC), a poo of young writers and creative who aspire to someday be journalists and movers of the media industry. We are an academic organization that sustains an established tradition
of critical thought and action, since the earliest decades of the University of
the Philippines.

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College of Mass Communication


UJP UP

Union of Journalists of the Philippines - UP


The Union of Journalists of the Philippines UP is an academic socio-political student organization based in the College of Mass Communication,
committed in advancing pro-masses and pro-student ideals. UJP-UP is
the student chapter of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines
(NUJP). The Union, on its 27th year, elevates the role of journalism in promoting press freedom and social changes in the country with its theme
Alpas: Katha ng Tinta, Ugong ng Paglaya.

UP BroadGuild

UP Broadcasters Guild

The UP Broadcasters Guild (UP BroadGuild) is the first and only socio-civic organization based in the College of Mass Communication. Since our
inception in 1998, our organization has been true to its objective of pushing for media literacy within and beyond the university. In recent years, UP
BroadGuild actively participates in different activities and campaigns within
the university, and upholds its socio-civic nature by its continuous partnership with He Cares foundation, and its exposure to other community works.

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College of Mass Communication


UP BroadAss

UP Broadcasting Association
The UP Broadcasting Association is a university-wide, non-stock, non-profit, and non-partisan student production outfit based in the College of Mass
Communication. The Assers have been living up to the organizations tenets: Passion, Excellence, and Glory. UP Broadcasting Association gives its
members hands-on training in video production and events management
that involve and inspire the youth in taking part in socially relevant issues.
For 47 years of undying tradition and legacy, Broad Ass has joined the ranks
of the more prominent organizations in the university, having produced illustrious names in the industry today such as Loren Legarda, Tessie Tomas,
Maryo J. Delos Reyes and Ogie Alcasid.

DZUP RC

DZUP Radio Circle


DZUP Radio Circle is the student arm of the official AM station of University of the Philippines Diliman, DZUP 1602. DZUP RC is a college-based
and university-wide academic organization committed to the responsible
use of radio as a tool for the promotion of media education and awareness.

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College of Mass Communication


UP SAMASKOM

UP Samahan ng mga Mag-aaral


sa Komunikasyon

UP Samahan ng mga Mag-aaral sa Komunikasyon (UP SAMASKOM)


is a duly-recognized university wide academic organization housed by the
College of Mass Communication. Since its foundation in 1974, the org has
been a family for students for all walks of the university, who have a passion
for communication and self-expression. It also takes pride in organizing and
performing Live AIDS (Ang Istoryang Dinebelop ng Samaskom) for thirty
years and now dubbed as the longest running comedy variety show in
the country that honed different talents from our country such as director
Laurenti Dyogi, TV personalities Tuesday Vargas, Ate Glow, Ador Cuntapay,
Giselle Sanchez, Marvin Tomandao, and Tina Panganiban-Perez.

UP CMC ISA

UP CMC Independent Student-centered Activism


UP CMC ISA is a political, socio-civic formation of Maskom students
with a common vision of impacting Philippine society for the better. ISA
is all about celebrating persons advocacies, serving others and molding its
members into the leaders of tomorrow.

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College of Mass Communication


STAND UP CMC

Student Alliance for the Advancement of Democratic


Rights in UP College of Mass Communication

STAND UP CMC is the local chapter of the university-wide political organization, STAND UP. We believe that quality and accessible education is
a right of every Filipino, and thus we continue to relentlessly struggle for a
nationalist, scientific and mass oriented alternative to our present colonial,
commercialized, and fascist education system.

UP MCO

UP Mass Communicators Organization


UP MCO is a duly-recognized university wide- academic organization
based at the UP College of Mass Communication in the University of the
Philippines, Diliman. Founded in 1993 by a group of freshmen, UP MCO
is an organization committed to holding competent future media practitioners through proper media education and analysis, and also through the
responsible use of mass media.

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College of Mass Communication


UP Aperture
UP Aperture is a duly-recognized university-wide photojournalism organization based in the College of Mass Communications, University of
the Philippines-Diliman. It believes that photography and photojournalism
should serve the people by showing social realities instead of being art for
arts sake.
Established in June 10, 2011 by 5 students belonging to the CWTS-Art
Stud class of Maam Roselle Pineda, UP Aperture has constantly been one
with the basic masses in their plight for genuine social change. UP Aperture
documented several events such as mass mobilizations, both within and
outside UP-Diliman Campus, fora and other socially-related events.

AB Media Collective

ANAKBAYAN Media Collective

ANAKBAYAN Media Collective is a student organization formed through


the iniative to utilize mass media as tools and weapons in forwarding social
change. AB Media Collective is a local chapter of the most comprehensive
mass organization of the Filipino youth that aims to arouse, organize, and
mobilize youth for national democracy through propagating radical discourse in media production, deviant from the logic of the dominant mainstream media. We believe that media content should be based from the
social reality of the masses and produced for the masses, and that media,
produced through collective action, contributes to cultural change and to
the consciousness of the nation.

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College of Mass Communication


Tinig ng Plaridel
Tinig ng Plaridel, the official student publication of the University of the
Philippines College of Mass Communication, came to existence in 1978,
when then-President Ferdinand Marcos repressive machinery was at its
deadliest and most desperate times. Amid this critical scenario, student
journalists of the Institute of Mass Communication (now the College of
Mass Communication) promoted freedom of expression through writing
and publishing their own sentiments in print.

CMC WC

College of Mass Communication Wild Cats


Wildcats is the official college-based varsity team of the UP College of
Mass Communication. We represent Maskom in the Diliman Games, the
annual inter-college sportsfest of the University. Join if you have interests in
sports like Futsal, Volleyball and Basketball.

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College of Music
UP GuiGuil

University of the Philippines Guitar Guild

The group formed only on February of 2013, is mainly composed of Guitar concentration and minor students in the UP College of Music, students
from the UP College of Music Extension Program, and students from other
colleges of UP Diliman like ArchitectuWW re and Physics. The group is led
by Mr. Solaiman Jamisolamin.

The Dawani Womens Choir


The Dawani Womens Choir is the first resident all-female choir of the UP
College of Music. It was formed in January 2013 through the initiative of
its conductor Dr. Beverly Shangkuan-Cheng and a select group of music
students. On March 8 2013, the group made its debut in the concert The
Road Home at Abelardo Hall.

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College of Music
JMEG

Junior Music Educators Guild

JMEG aims to promulgate the importance of Music Education in our


country. The organization also exhibits its immense musical talents through
performances of its performing groups such as the Music Education Chorale, Musika Sophia, UP Rondalla and Guitar Guild.

Musika Sophia
Musika Sophia is a group of faculty, students, & friends of The U.P. College of Music - Department of Music Education brought together in the
year 2006 by an instrument widely used for music education, the soprano
recorder. A consort of recorders has evolved into a chamber ensemble of
recorders, strings, keyboard, and percussion offering a colorful repertoire
which has grown from a collection of renaissance dances, baroque dance
suites, folk songs, popular tunes, and Philippine airs arranged in simple and
uplifting harmonies. Musika Sophia has performed for many special occasions and has shared its music with puppetry and even in commercial
malls where their music has been very well received, raising the appreciation of other forms of music together with pop music. The group is continually building up its repertoire and practice weekly at the College of Music.
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College of Music
UP Tugma

UP Tugtugang Musika Asyatika (UP TUGMA)

The UP Tugtugang Musika Asyatika (UP TUGMA) is the premiere organization of Asian music student-performers in the country, affiliated with
the UP College of Music Department of Musicology. Its main goals are:
1) to build and develop a more conscious audience base for Asian music
and culture that has deep awareness of these traditions; and 2) to raise the
banner of Philippine indigenous music to the global community. In line with
these goals, the organization regularly conducts workshops, field works, and
performance nights. The members of the organization studies and performs the Mindanao Kulintang Ensemble, the Cordillera Bamboo and Gong
Ensemble, the Indonesian Gamelan, the Japanese Koto, the Chinese Sizhu
and the Korean Samulnori.

UP Arco
Formerly the UP String Chamber Orchestra) has its roots from 1998
during the term of the late Dean Reynaldo T. Paguio. It was conceived to
become one of the resident performing groups of the College of Music;
in the tradition of the former student orchestra as the college had in the
previous years.

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College of Music
UP CONEMUS

UP Composers of New Music

The UP Composers of New Music (CONEMUS) is an organization of


student-composers at the University of the Philippines College of Music.
Conceived in 1997 and formally organized in 1998, this pool of composers
is committed to the development and dissemination of 21st century contemporary Art Music of the Philippines. This group is set to advance New
Music within and beyond the confines of the Academe through audio CD
productions, workshops, symposia, outreach concerts, and lectures of a primarily academic nature.

UP Kekeli
The UP Kekeli African Drum and Dance ensemble performs the traditional music, dance and songs of West Africa, including the traditions of
the Asante, Ewe, Dagbamba, Dagara and Ga peoples. The group is also
believed to be the first ensemble of its kind in Asia.

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College of Music
UP JPCA

UP Junior Philippine Conductors Association

The Junior Philippine Conductors Association is the official student organization of conducting majors studying in the UP College of Music. The
JPCA aims to be a venue for artistic and musical development and serving
as a catalyst for socio-cultural change through collaborative music making.

UP Tiklado
The UP Tiklado is an organization in the UP College of Music comprised
of piano performance students and professors aiming for musical and performance excellence with the mission to share and promote classical piano
music to the listening public.

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College of Music
UP VMTG

UP Voice and Music Theatre Guild


The UP VMTG is a duly-recognized non-profit student organization. We
aim to bring classical vocal music to our fellow Filipinos for greater appreciation of the performing arts through projects, outreaches, and concerts

UP Rondalla
The University of the Philippines Rondalla is an official performing group
of the Music Education Department of the U.P. College of Music. The group
was founded and organized in August 2009 by Prof. Elaine Espejo-Cajucom, a faculty member and instructor of the Rondalla classes in the Music
Education Department. The group, composed of selected students belonging to the Music Education, the Strings, and the Winds and Percussion Department, play purely rondalla instruments, namely, the Bandurria, Octavina,
Laud, Guitar and the Bass.

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College of Music
UPGO

University of the Philippines Guitar Orchestra


The University of the Philippines Guitar Orchestra (UPGO) has proudly
distinguished itself as the first Guitar Orchestra in the country. Founded in
1982 by Lester Demetillo, a classical guitar professor in the University of
the Philippines College of Music, it was originally called the University of the
Philippines Guitar Ensemble. The group changed its name to University of
the Philippines Guitar Orchestra in 1997.

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Agham Youth

Alay Sining

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College of Science

UP DOST SA

UP DOST Scholars Association


UP DOST Scholars Association is a non-stock, non-profit, socio-academic organization of DOST Scholars in UP Diliman. The organization
aims to promote science awareness among the Filipino youth, advance
science education in the Philippines, and also enhance the development
of each of its members skills and potentials. UP DOST SA can trace its
humble beginnings to a small coalition of scholars in the University of the
Philippines, Diliman in 1975. It was formally and officially recognized on
November 17, 1979. Since then, the association has striven to protect the
interest of its members, serving as a supplement to each members overall
education while ardently being involved in different activities and programs.

UPCZ

UP Cwm Zenana
The diagenesis of UP Cwm Zenana (UPCZ) began on January 17, 1980 of
the Holocene Epoch, Quaternary Period by 17 female organisms interested
and entrapped in Geology. UPCZ established its linkage to the industry with
the birth of the UP CWM ZENANA Alumni Council (UPCZAC) in 1981. The
objectives of the UPCZ are to uplift the status and fossilize the rights of female geology students and professionals, to promote compaction among
the members of the organization, to enhance equilibrium among geology students and professionals and to contribute to the development of
the geosciences in the university as well as in the profession. Through the
strong framework of support system, geosciences majors as well as the UP
CZAC members, we strive to attain these goals.

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College of Science

UP Rockhounds
The University of the Philippines Rockhounds is an all male organization
duly recognized by the College of Science. It is mainly composed of geology majors who promote geologic awareness and appreciation. Founded
in 1992 by Dr. Alfredo Mahar Lagmay, the organization still continues to
maintain its strong presence in both the National Institute of Geological
Sciences and The College of Science. The organization is based in the National Institute of Geological Sciences.

UP MBBS

UP Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Society

The UP Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Society (UP MBBS) is the


sole student organization of the National Institute of Molecular Biology and
Biotechnology (NIMBB) in the College of Science. UP MBBS takes pride in
spreading the knowledge and promoting research in the field of MBB, as
well as providing a venue for scientific cooperation for the students. Aside
from fulfilling its duties as an academic organization, UP MBBS also holds
activities that ensure the well-rounded development of the members. In
academics, sports, entertainment, and other extra-curricular activities, UP
MBBS is sure to excel, as proven by its active participation in college-wide
activities and its consistent slew of awards year after year.

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College of Science

UP GEMS

UP Geology Majors Society



UP Geology Majors Society, GeMS, is a group of geology students
who advocates for academic excellence and protection of environment.
Founded on February 19, 1975 at the Parks and Wildlife, it actively participates in college and NIGS activities and continues to execute and achieve
its objectives as a college based organization. UP GeMS was re-established
on 2004 and since then, the organization continue to expand, with more
than 100 members, and reach greater heights with bigger events handled.
Our main goal is to create a new generation of environmental leaders by
introducing into the classroom and the community environmental experiences that are so active and engaging that they inspire dedication to a
healthy environment.

College of Science Varsity


Are you sporty? Do you want to escape from the complex world of science?? Then the College of Science, or
CS, Varsity team is for you! The CS Varsity represents the College of Science in various tournaments inside and
outside UP. It consists of a basketball team, a volleyball team, and a badminton team. Each sport has a team
captain which would be the one who would organize the practices and communicate with the College of Science Student Council when the need arises. You might be wondering how you could possibly make time for the
practices while still maintaining your grades, but that is actually very doable seeing that the practices usually fall
on Saturdays and Mondays! And dont worry if youre not that good in a particular sport, Im sure that youll get
better after you join the CS Varsity. What matters is that you love the sport that youre playing! So come on now
and showcase your talents in sports for CS!

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College of Science

UPPA

UP Physics Association
The UP Physics Association, founded in 1980, is the official academic
organization in UPDiliman primarily dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Physics in and out of the University. Recognizing itself as an
agent of the University in the pursuit of higher standards of academic performance and service to the Filipino science community, UPPA has been a
venue for Physics enthusiasts to come together for the fulfillment of sacred
thrust of leadership, rendition of service to the people and integration of
Physics students into the university culture. For more than 30 years, UPPA
has been actively holding various activities mainly intended for the manifestation of its goals.

UP MBS

UP Marine Biological Society


The U.P. Marine Biological Society (UP MBS) is the only organization in U.P.
that uses the sport of skin diving to promote awareness of the marine environment. Different students from the University, as well as those from other
institutions become part of the UP MBS family to express their passion for
the ocean and be advocates of the environment. UP MBS mixes duty with
fun as we swim, skim, surf, skin dive, and save the sea. Do you know how
exciting it feels to be twenty feet under water? How fun it is to play with the
fishes in a coral garden? Or how rewarding it is to be swimming side by
side a turtle? In UP MBS, this isnt just what we do, this is who we are. UP
MBS. Lifes a beach!

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College of Science

UPPA

UP Zoological Society

The UP Zoological Society is an academic, socio-civic, and environmental organization based in the Institute of Biology. Founded in 1952,
UPZS is the oldest org in IB. As a University wide organization, UPZS has
members from other colleges as well, comprising a diverse mix of people
in the organization. In line with its traditions of excellence and service, UPZS
holds activities such as seminars, tutorials, workshops, blood drives, medical
missions, clean-ups, and tree planting. In addition, UPZS also has sports
fests, jamming sessions, eating sessions, and the best that university life has
to offer. Join the UPZS family, CATCH THE SPIRIT!

College of Science Chorale


More popularly known as the CS Chorale, it is the official college student
choir of the College of Science at the University of the Philippines Diliman.
It caters to singing scientists in the college, which includes undergraduate
and graduate students, alumni, faculty and staff of CS. The group performs
in several college and university functions and officially represents the college in the annual university-wide Karolfest. The choir aims to bring the
community together through music. The CS Chorale also proves that the
science and music can coexist. Being students from the College of Science,
it is expected that the students from this college maintain academic excellence. As chorister-scientists, the members of the CS Chorale aim to be
able to achieve excellence in their studies while being able to pursue their
passion for music.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

GSUP

Geography Society of the University of the


Philippines
The Geographic Society of the University of the Philippines (GSUP) is
an academic, non-partisan, non-profit college based organization from the
College of Social Sciences and Philosophy (CSSP), composed of individuals that are driven together with a common goal and passion of making
Geography better known. The Society aims to unite the members through
its principles and objectives: to promote the science of Geography and the
practice of geographic inquiry particularly in Filipino context, and to develop
camaraderie and enhance scholastic excellence among Geography majors
and the students from other disciplines.

JPGS-UPD

Junior Philippine Geographical Society UP


Diliman
JPGS-UPD is an organization dedicated to Geography enthusiasts of the
University of the Philippines - Diliman. It is united in the desire to promote
the distinct discipline of Geography amongst the Filipino youth, to reveal the
importance of Geography in the society, to enhance geographical knowledge, and to encourage students to specialize in any domain of Geography.
The JPGS-UPD is the youngest yet the most experienced geography organization in the university in upholding Geography as a tool for understanding the issues and problems of the Philippine society through projects that
inspire social awareness and has brought the discipline to greater heights
since 2005.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

Buklod CSSP
Buklod CSSP is the colleges premier service and leadership formation,
delivering campaigns, services & activities relevant to the needs of CSSP
students

UP PRO CSSP

UP Profession and Career Enhancement Program


CSSP

The University of the Philippines Profession and Career Enhancement


Program (UP PRO CSSP) is a service-oriented organization that seeks to
facilitate personal and professional skills development of CSSP students, as
well as promote the college through auxiliary functions. We are best known
for putting together event such as the CSSP Open House for incoming
freshmen, the CSSP Career Expo for students interested in scholarships,
internships, and jobs. We also organize career-oriented talks and skills development workshops for both members and non-members.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

UP Buklod-Isip

UP Bukluran sa Sikolohiyang Pilipino

The UP Bukluran sa Sikolohiyang Pilipino or UP Buklod-Isip is an academic organization of psychology students in UP Diliman. Our main objective is to promote Sikolohiyang Pilipino (SP), which advocates a psychology
that is reflective of the Filipino psyche and truly responds to their needs
and interests. Now on its 34th year, UP Buklod-Isip - bonded by friendship,
academic pursuit, and its principles - continues to actively participate in
relevant social issues through Sikolohiyang Pilipino.

UP KaPiTas

UP Kabataang Pilosopo Tasyo

Ang UP Kabataang Pilosopo Tasyo o UP KaPiTas ay isang sosyo-akademikong organisasyong eksklusibo para sa mga mag-aaral ng pilosopiya
sa Kolehiyo ng Agham Panlipunan at Pilosopiya, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas,
Diliman.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

UP KAPPP

UP Kalipunan para sa Agham Panlipunan at


Pilosopiyang Pilipino
Ang UP Kalipunan para sa Agham Panlipunan at Pilosopiyang Pilipino o
UP KAPPP ay ang nag-iisang pang-kolehiyong akademikong organisasyon
sa CSSP para sa mga mag-aaral ng Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman. Pangunahing sinusulong nito ang multi-disiplinaryong pag-aaral ng Agham
Panlipunan at Pilosopiyang Pilipino.

UP Political Society

UP Political Society

A student organization of committed, dynamic, and responsible individuals empowered spiritually, mentally, intellectually, and physically for the
pursuit of excellence in the field of Political Science, and the quest for relevance in the service of humanity for the common good. We also further
the advancement of the study and application of Political Science as a tool
in understanding society as a whole.
Individuals bound together into one body with a common purpose, aimed
towards the synergy of theory and practice, and driven by the burning passion for excellence and relevance.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

UP PsychSoc

UP Psychology Society

The UP Psychology Society (UP PsychSoc) is the oldest Psychology-oriented organizations within the University of the Philippines Diliman. With
over 60 years since its formation, UP PsychSoc is grounded on the principles of providing its members with the opportunities to develop themselves
as individuals and foster close relationships with their fellow members. As
a result, the Society has been awarded several accolades including being
named as the best CSSP organization for two consecutive years.

UP PUGAD Sayk

UP Psychological Understanding for Growth and


Distinction Society

UP PUGAD Sayk is a Psychology organization based in the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy. It is a relatively young organization that seeks
the betterment of its members - through their own diversity.

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College of Social Sciences and Philosophy

UPW

UP Saling Linggwistika
The University of the Philippines SAMAHANG LINGGWISTIKA is a duly
recognized academic, non-profit organization of Linguistics majors of the
College of Social Sciences and Philosophy. Commonly referred to as UP
SaLin, it aims to promote linguistics and advocate the study of language,
both Philippine and foreign languages, in academic and social contexts for
the growth and increased awareness of the individual, fellow UP students,
and the Filipino people. The organization provides a venue for those with
an interest in learning more about language and its various facets through
programs such as forums, quiz bees, and film showings.

UP SAPUL

UP Samahan sa Agham Pampulitika


The UP Samahan sa Agham Pampulitika (UP SAPUL) is the pioneering
Political Science organization of the University of the Philippines-Diliman.
It is an academic, non-partisan, socio-political, CSSP-based, and university-wide organization, and is thus open to all students with an interest in
Political Science. Founded as the Political Science Club in 1930, it has
since had many renowned alumni and participated in many politically-defining and historical moments, and continues to do so. After eighty years
of relentless relevance, UP SAPULs motto, Diversity in Thoughts, Unity in
Action, and its principles of pluralism, critical thinking, duality of theory and
practice, enlightened activism, and academic excellence remain steadfast.

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National College of Public Administration and Governance

PALS-NCPAG

Practice of Administrative Leadership and Service


PALS is a socio-academic and political organization based in UP NCPAG.
At the core of PALS-NCPAG lie the principles of Accessibility, Dynamism,
Accountability, and Excellence. Since our establishment in 1993, we have
continuously and consistently striven to connect, to affect and be affected
because it is only in a world, in a country, of shared intellect and development that we choose to live.

IGNITE-NCPAG

Initiative for Genuine Involvement, Transparency


and Empowerment

The Initiative for Genuine Involvement, Transparency and Empowerment,


with its nationalist, reformist and progressive orientation, envisions a college
which epitomizes social justice, accountability, integrity, social awareness
and innovation; thereby, containing an environment which fosters an open
and rigorous discussion of social issues, the active search for their solutions
and the effective execution of these solutions through the tools provided by
an extensive knowledge of Public Administration.

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National College of Public Administration and Governance

PALS-NCPAG

Practice of Administrative Leadership and Service


PALS is a socio-academic and political organization based in UP NCPAG.
At the core of PALS-NCPAG lie the principles of Accessibility, Dynamism,
Accountability, and Excellence. Since our establishment in 1993, we have
continuously and consistently striven to connect, to affect and be affected
because it is only in a world, in a country, of shared intellect and development that we choose to live.

UP STPA

Samahan Tungo sa Progresibong Administrasyon


The UP STPA is a university-recognized socio-academic student organization, a two-time Gawad Chancellor Awardee for Best Student Organization in 1996 and 1997, based in the National College of Public Administration and Governance (NCPAG) of the University of the Philippines-Diliman.
UP STPA has remained to be the oldest organization in the college. It was
founded on the 26th of November 1988 by 18 Public Administration students. Its projects and programs have been grounded to instil Academic
Excellence, Critical Awareness and Public Service not only to its members,
but also to the public.

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National College of Public Administration and Governance

UP CIRCA

University of the Philippines Circle of


Administrators
The University of the Philippines Circle of Administrators (UP CIRCA)
is a socio-academic organization based in the National College of Public
Administration and Governance (UP NCPAG). Catering primarily to Public
Administration students of the premiere state university, UP CIRCA remains
committed to its four thrusts of Academic Excellence, Social Commitment,
Solidarity, and Human Resource Development in shaping responsible and
accountable public servants.

UP PAGDU

UP Pagdumula
UP PAGDUMALA is a college-based organization that is socio-political
and academic in orientation with research, training and advocacy as its
main thrusts. Our aim is to equip and uplift the consciousness of future
public servants and leaders.

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UP Bibliotech

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School of Economics

UP EcoSoc

UP Economics Society
A socio-civic organization that lives up to the values of service, excellence, and tradition. The UP Economics Society strives to promote economic understanding as a step towards change and development in the
Philippine society, by moulding its members into holistic individuals that
shall mobilize the students of the University to share this task.

UP ETC

UP Economics Towards Consciousness


The UP Economics Towards Consciousness (UP ETC) is the sole official
academic-political university-wide organization based in the UP School of
Economics.
The late 70s was a time for social and political turmoil and the Marcos
dictatorship could neither hide behind the facades of peace and progress it
sought to project nor through outright repression, with quell dissent among
people. It was in this context that twelve economics students led by founding Chairperson Orville Solon, now part of the UPSE Faculty, formally established then the UP Economics Towards Consciousness last February 10,
1979.

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School of Economics

UP OBEM

University of the Philippines - Organization


of Business Economics Majors
The UP Organization of Business Economics Majors (UP OBEM) is a duly
recognized socio-academic organization based in the School of Economics,
University of the Philippines Diliman. For more than 26 years, it has been
triumphant in furthering its core thrusts of unity, service, and excellence.
UP OBEM continues to uphold its commitment of promoting academic
excellence and exposure to both the business and economics environment
among the studentry, prioritizing socio-civic activities that embolden social
responsibility and benefit the society, and providing venues for the holistic
development of its members.

UP DS

University of the Philippines - Debate Society


The UP Debate Society is a non-stock, non-profit organization whose purpose is to train and field students in the University of the Philippines Diliman
to represent the institution in local as well as international tournaments. Its
goal is to encourage the fearless and critical analysis of relevant issues in
the Philippines as well as in the international scene. The UP Debate Society (UPDS) was established in October 1993 as a full-fledged organization
dedicated to debating excellence.

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School of Economics

UPSE Sidhi

University of the Philippines School of Economics


Sidhi
UPSE SIDHI, existing both as an independent student organization and
as a student publication, has been a catalyst for freedom of expression
among the students of the UP school of Economics in its commitment to
TRUTH SERVICE and EXCELLENCE.
Composed of its writers, graphic and layout artists, photographers and
management staff and headed by its Editorial Board, SIDHI acknowledges
the diversity of its students and their chosen mediums of expression.

UPSE RVC

University of the Philippines School of Economics


Registration Volunteer Corps
The UP School of Economics Registration Volunteer Corps is the student-volunteer arm of the School of Economics Administration that handles most SE registration and enrolment concerns.
SE-RVC Stands for Service.

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School of Economics

UP IC

University of the Philippines Investment Club


The Philippine University Investment Club is a non-profit academic organization that aims to promote and provide an avenue for the development
of the financial skillsets of its members, instill in its constituents the competitive drive and discipline needed to responsibly manage their finances,
foster the growth of its members resourcefulness in a rigorous and competitive academic environment.

UP CAP

University of the Philippines Career Assistance


Program
The UP Career Assistance Program (UP CAP) is a service organization
committed to helping students of the Virata School of Business and the
School of Economics get good jobs and fulfilling careers as they leave the
relative safety of the University to face the challenges of the real world. UP
CAP is the vital link that connects students and the corporate world for
them to know each other, interact, and address each others needs.

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School of
Statistics

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School of Statistics
UP Variates

University of the Philippines Variates


The University of the Philippines Variates, Inc., commonly known as the
UP Variates or UPV, is the duly recognized non-profit socio-academic organization of the UP School of Statistics. Founded in September 8, 1989, it
has focused on supporting the development of the academe and national community, through the Statistical Challenge, educational discussions,
and its Alternative Classroom Learning Experience. It has also been active
in serving the college, the university, and society as a whole, through the
Grand Pakain, the Thesis Assistance Program, and its orphanage visits.
In doing so, it has nurtured its members into well-rounded individuals who
excel in academics and geared to render service to the community.

UP StatSoc

UP Statistical Society
The UP Statistical Society (UP StatSoc) is the pioneer organization in
the UP School of Statistics. It has dedicated itself to its goals of promoting
awareness and enhancing interest in the field of Statistics. UP Statsoc is
consistently affiliated with the Philippine Statistical Association since 2014
and was awarded by the Philippines Statistics Association as the Best Youth
Advocate of Statistics in 2015.

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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Compiled by UFC 2014-2015

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Registration
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
Ano po yung
magiging
flow ng Registration for Second Semester?

1. Printing of Form 5A
2. Pre-advising at Home College
3. Enlistment at Enlistment Centers
4. Validation and Assessment at Home College
5. Post-advising at Home College
6. Payment at University Theatre
(after registration period, pay at the Cash Office

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Semester?
Will therefor
stillSecond
be blocs
in the second semester?

Majority of colleges will not have blocs already. There are few colleges that will
still have blocs this second semester.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
Why doesnt
UP allow
us to enroll online?

Unfortunately, UP does not provide online enrollment system as of the moment.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
What andfor
how
to beSemester?
a registration assistant?

Inquire your college secretary if there are any openings.


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Registration
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
Can we pay
our tuition
fee trough check?

You can pay through a managers check.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second Semester?
Most timeforslots/classes
po ba ay offered sa manual enlistment?

It will depend on the professor if he/she chooses to open the slot


during manual enlistment or not.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
forwe
Second
Where can
locateSemester?
grievance desks?

Enlistment centers of colleges

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second Semester?
Saan matatagpuan
ang RegCom ng Eng?

It is located outside the Engg Theater.


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Adviser
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second Semester?
Paano pofor
macontact
yung adviser?

You may be able to contact your adviser by going to the departments


office and search him/her in the list of professors.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
Semester?
Required for
bang
magpaadvise?

Pre-advising is a prerequisite but some colleges allows self-advising.

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Prerog
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second Semester?
Paano pofor
magpre-rog?

You go to the prof/instructor and ask for a prerog.


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Units-related
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Semester? at ang underloading?
Ilang unitsforpoSecond
ang overloading

Overloading: 18 units if non-lab and 21 units if with lab Underloading:


Anything below your required units for a certain semester

How to overload/underload?

How to overload/underload?
You will need a permit to overload from your college. You would need the approval
of your adviser and institutions chair. You will only be allowed under valid reasons.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second load?
Semester?
Ano ang minimum

According to university rules 15 units is the minimum load.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for ang
Second
Counted ba
PE Semester?
sa units?

No.
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Curriculum
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
forI Second
Where can
see theSemester?
list of GE courses?

http://our.upd.edu.ph/files/ListofGECourses.pdf,

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
forI Second
Where can
see mySemester?
required course curriculum?

http://our.upd.edu.ph/curriculum.html

Academic Honors
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Semester?
How to befora Second
US or CS?
May benefits po ba?

You must have at least the corresponding General


Weighted Average (GWA):
University Scholar 1.45 College Scholar 1.75
There are no benefits.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
How to gain
Latin Honors?

Summa Cum Laude 1.20 Magna Cum Laude 1.55 Cum Laude 1.75

A
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Midyear
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for mga
Second
Semester?
Ano po ang
classes
offered during midyear?

You may check it by logging into crs.upd.edu.ph/schedule.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for priority
Second Semester?
May freshie
pa rin ba sa midyear?

Yes.

6 units.

Yes.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second Semester?
Ilang unitsforinaallow
sa midyear?

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
Can we enlist
in a required
GE subject during midyear?

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Midyear
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for mga
Second
Semester?
Ano po ang
classes
offered during midyear?

You may check it by logging into crs.upd.edu.ph/schedule.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for priority
Second Semester?
May freshie
pa rin ba sa midyear?

Yes.

6 units.

Yes.

Yes.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second Semester?
Ilang unitsforinaallow
sa midyear?

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
Semester?
Can we enlist
in a required
GE subject during midyear?

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for rin
Second
Semester?
Covered pa
po ba
ng STS yung midyear?

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CRS Enlistment
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
Semester?
When canforyou
cancel
classes?

You may cancel your classes in your respective department


during registration.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
forclasses
Second can
Semester?
How many
you enlist?

Maximum of 20 classes.

Why is the demand still high even Why is the demand still high even though
theWhy
available
is zero?still high even though the available slot is zero?
is theslot
demand

1. They are waiting for someone to cancel his/her slot during


the 2nd Round of Preenlistment.
2. If 0/0 sa CRS, then the unit offering the subject is trying to
see first if they will offer the subject or not. Kung lumampas
ng 10 or so, then they will enlist the people in this class. if not,
the class gets dissolved.
3. There are chances that the department/prof overbooks.

Is it harder to enlist in second year?

Is it harder to enlist in second year?

Most likely since there is no freshie priority already.

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CRS Enlistment
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
Semester?
How doesforthe
system
work?

How does the system work?

You will undergo pre-rog.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
SecondifSemester?
What willfor
happen
I was not granted any classes?

Why is the demand still high even Why is the demand still high even though
theHow
available
zero? affect the enlisted subjects?
doesslot
theisranking

Ranking specifically plays a role in conflicting classes. If a


certain granted enlisted subject has been placed below a conflicting class, there is a chance that it may be cancelled out.

However, take note that a higher ranking of class over another


non-conflicting class does not increase the chance of having
your enlistment be accepted.

Is it harder to enlist in second year?

What does delegated class mean?


It is the class that will be given, in whole or in
part, by the offering unit to other units

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Technicalities
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
Semester?
What will for
happen
and
what to do if may Accountabilities?

Your accountabilities will not affect your pre-enlistment. But


definitely, you would have to settle it as soon as possible.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
for Second
How to activate
oneSemester?
s DilNet account?

You must go to the UP Diliman Computer


Center and have your account activated there.

Why is the demand still high even Why is the demand still high even though
theWhat
available
slot is zero?
will happen
if I was not able to activate my DilNet account?

You will not be able to access your grades, enlistment, and


other important services.

Is it harder to enlist in second year?

Whats the consequence of not answering the SET?


The consequence of such is lower priority.

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Shifting
Q

Ano po yung magiging


flow
ng po magshift?
Paano
Registration for Second

You must be able to meet the requirements of your


preferred college. Requirements vary from each college.

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Are therefor
colleges
accept shiftees in the second
Registration
Secondthat
Semester?

semester?

None.

STS
Q

Why is the demand still high even Why is the


demand
even
though
the available
slot
Do westill
stillhigh
apply
STS
for Second
Sem?
is zero?

No. STS applications are annual. Meaning to say, your


ST bracket from first semester will be the same.

Is it harder to enlist in second year?

Can we still appeal in STS in Second Sem?


No. The application is held annually.

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Others
Q

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
forI Second
Where can
get my SemesUPG?
ter?

You may get it at the OUR.

Yes.

Sure!

Ano po yung magiging flow ng


Registration
Second
Semester?
By Sem baforang
application
ng dorm?

Thank you po!!

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