This application shall not be processed unless the following documents in hard copy format are received by the Office of the University Registrar, UP Open University, Los Baños, Laguna within the deadline for admission for your preferred term of admission.
1.Print copy of the accomplished online application form.
2. High School Form 137 with school’s dry seal if you are a graduating high school student, or high school graduate applicant, or Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT)
OR An official and original Transcript of Records (TOR) indicating date cleared by the concerned UP Unit, if you are a former UP student
OR An official TOR from the last school/college/university attended, if you are a former college student of another higher education institution
3. Proof of payment of application fee (non-refundable).If payment was made other than through online payment, please upload a scanned copy or digital image of the proof of payment.
4. Two identical 2” x 2” photos and two identical 1” x 1” photos, with your name and the program applied for printed at the back of the photos
5. Photocopy of NSO Birth Certificate
6. Photocopy of government issued IDS with photo
1.Print copy of the accomplished online application form.2.Original copy of valid Transcript of Records (TOR) for all degrees earned. The TOR should bear the school dry seal and imprint, and the Registrar's signature in ink, and with acceptable remarks (please see Attachment Afor the list of remarks in a TOR that will make it valid as a transfer credential).3.Two (2) letters of recommendation from any of your: a) employer/supervisor; b) former professor; or c) former program adviser [please use UPOU Form 1a].4.Proof of Payment of Application fee (non-refundable). If payment was made other than online payment, please upload scanned copy of digital image of the proof of payment)5. Two identical 2” x 2” photos and two identical 1” x 1” photos, with your name and the program applied for printed at the back of the photos6.500-word essay essay explaining why you are applying for admission to the curricular program you have indicated and to the UP Open University.7.Photocopy of NSO Birth Certificate8.Photocopy of government issued IDS with photo
Additional requirements for DIH applicants: 1. Certified true copy of college diploma; 2. An updated curriculum vitae; 3. A certificate of training or employment describing the nature of the applicant's work.
Additional requirements for DCOMM applicants: 1. Statement of Intent in the form of a 2,000-word essay outlining the applicant’s research plan of action, which includes the proposed research framework, problem (in question form) or topics. 2. Portfolio of written work comprising the applicant’s written work (e.g., publications and studies undertaken wherein the applicant is the sole or senior author, media productions, scripts, etc.). 3. English language proficiency report indicating that the applicant, who is not a native speaker of English and who did not take previous academic coursework in English, has passed a valid English proficiency examination (e.g., International English Language Testing System – IELTS, or Test of English as Foreign Language – TOEFL). 4. Proficiency in the use of computers and the Internet, which may be an actual demonstration of proficiency in the use of computer technologies, the Internet, and other information and communication tools essential for undertaking independent research. 5. Special Needs Statement that would include but not limited to physical and mental conditions that might require special attention or support service.
Certification Program (PTC)
1.Print copy of the accomplished online application form.2.Photocopy of valid Transcript of Records (TOR)3.Proof of Payment of Application fee (non-refundable)(If payment was made other than online payment, please upload scanned copy of digital image of the proof of payment)4.Phocopy of NSO Birth certificate5.Photocopy of government issued IDS 6. Two identical 2” x 2” photos and two identical 1” x 1” photos, with your name and the program applied for printed at the back of the photos