BCU to adopt CMO No. 105,s. 2017

BCU to adopt CMO No. 105,s. 2017

By Dr. Josephine M. Aguirre

The Baguio Central University announced the  implementation of  the provisions of CHED Memorandum Order (CMO) No.105, series of 2017 otherwise known as “Policy on the Admission of Senior High School Graduates to Higher Education Institutions effective Academic Year 2018-2019”; to wit: all Grade 12 graduates beginning AY 2017-2018 are eligible to enter college regardless of the track or strand in the SHS; no Grade 12 student or graduate shall be denied acceptance in applying for college entrance examinations in the higher education institutions; Current Grade 12 students who were previously disallowed to take the college entrance examinations shall be given a chance by the HEIs to take the entrance examinations.

The CMO cites academic freedom, Grade 12 graduates may enroll in any HEIs program subject to the admission requirements of the admitting HEI.

The CMO was released on December 29, 2017.