Dates to Remember for the UPCAT Takers This Year

by Mara Agner   |  Jun 17, 2017
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The University of the Philippines just announced the important dates to remember for the UP College Admission Test (UPCAT) for academic year 2018-2019. Bookmark this article or take notes—this'll make your applications easier.

July 17, 2017

Start of the application period.

August 18, 2017

Deadline for filing of applications for private schools in Metro Manila.

August 25, 2017

Deadline for filing of applications for public schools in Metro Manila.

September 1, 2017

Deadline for filing of applications for schools outside Metro Manila and applications done through regional filing centers.

And finally, the most important dates of all:

October 21 and 22, 2017

Exam dates for ALL UPCAT takers.

Aside from the dates, we also have a few reminders to help you slay the UPCAT every step of the way, from making a decision to apply, all the way to the exam day!

For when you're still undecided if you should take the UPCAT:

6 Reasons Why You Should Take the UPCAT

For inspiration in conquering your exams:

10 Quotes to Inspire You Before the UPCAT Exam

For when you're preparing for the exams:

7 Tips on How You Can Conquer the UPCAT

For when you're in the middle of a major meltdown hours before the exams:

12 Thoughts That Go Through the Mind of an UPCAT Taker

For more information and details about the UPCAT, visit their official Facebook page or their website.

Good luck, future Iskolar ng Bayan!

Want to share more tips, strategies, or your own experience taking the UPCAT? Let us know in the comments below!

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