CHED Policies

CHED Policies

CHED Memorandum Circular NumberTitleDate IssuedSummary/Salient ProvisionsLink
CMO No. 1, s. 2021AMENDMENT TO SECTION V D-1 (f) OF CMO 10 SERIES OF 2020 ENTITLED “IMPLEMENTING GUIDELINES FOR BAYANIHAN 2 FOR HIGHER EDUCATION TULONG PROGRAM (B2HELP) AS PROVIDED IN SECTION 4(n) OF RA 11494 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “ BAYANIHAN TO RECOVER AS ONE ACT”2021In accordance with the pertinent provisions of RA 7722, RA11494, and by the virtue of Commission en banc (CEB) Resolution no, 095-2021 dated 9 March 2021, the hereunder amendment to CMO 10 s. 2020 is hereby adopted and promulgated for the guidance of all concerned stakeholders and to ensure that the appropriations are properly administered and implemented according to its purpose.CMO No. 1, s. 2021
CMO. No.13, s. 2020INTERIM POLICY ON DOCUMENTARY SUBMISSIONS AND MITIGATION MEASURES FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP FOR GRADUATE STUDIES- LOCAL DURING THE CORONVIRUS DISEASE 2019v2020Presidential proclamation No. 922 s.2020 was issued declaring a State of Public Health Emergency throughout the Philippines due to Covid-19 and enjoined all the government agencies and local government units to adopt appropriate responses and measures to eliminate the threat of Covid-19 (Legal basis)CMO. No.13, s. 2020
CMO. No.12, s. 2020SHORT-TERM SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS DURING THE K TO 12 TRANSITION PERIOD2020Pursuant to R.A 7722 or the Higher Education Act of 1994, R.A 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013,and as approved by the Commission En Banc (CEB) Resolution No. 354-2020, the “ Shirt Term Scholarship (STS) Grants during the K to 12 Transition Peiod) is hereby issued.CMO. No.12, s. 2020
CMO. No.11, s. 2020IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS OF RA 11396, “ AN ACT REQUIRING STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES (SUCs) TO PREPARE AND IMPLEMENT A LAND USE DEVELOPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN SHALL INCLUDE THE CONSTRUCTION OF DORMITORIES FOR STUDENTS AND HOUSING SITES FOR EMPLOYEES”2020Pursuant to Section 7 of RA 11396, otherwise known as the “(SUCs) LAND USE DEVELOPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN ACT, and as approved during the virtual commission en Banc meeting on October 13, 2020 through Resolution no. 731-2020, the Commission on Higher Education, hereby formulates and adopts the rules stated.CMO. No.11, s. 2020
CMO. No.10, s. 2020IMPLEMENTING GUIDELINES FOR BAYANIHAN 2 FOR HIGHER EDUCATION TULONG PROGRAM (B2HELP) AS PROVIDED IN SECTION 4(n) OF RA 11494 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “ BAYANIHAN TO RECOVER AS ONE ACT”2020The intervention of providing subsidy and allowance to qualified students as described in Section 4(n) of RA 11494 shall be referred to as the Bayanihan 2 for Higher Education Tulong Program of B2HELP.CMO. No.10, s. 2020
CMO. No.9, s. 2020GUIDELINES ON THE ALLOCATION OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SMART CAMPUSES PROVIDE IN SECTION 10 (i) OF RA 114942020In accordance with the pertinent provisions of Ra 7722, mandates the Commission to “ develop criteria for allocating additional resources such as research and program development grants, scholarships, and other similar programs”CMO. No.9, s. 2020
CMO. No.8, s. 2020GUIDELINES FOR THE SUPPORT AND DEVELOPMENT OF DISCIPLINE-BASED HIGHER EDUCATION ROADMAPS BY TECHNICAL PANELS2020This project entails the undertaking of discipline-based higher education roadmaps which shall articulate CHED’s vision, mission, including the strategic plans/directions for the next 5 years.CMO. No.8, s. 2020
CMO. No.6, s. 2020GUIDELINES FOR THE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INSTRUCTORS KNOWLEDGE ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM2020Pursuant to RA 7722, the Commission is mandated to “formulate and recommend development plans, policies and programs on higher education and research. The Commission fulfills this function by acknowledging the critical role of the university, not only as a “generator of knowledge, an educator of young minds, and a transmitter of culture, but also as a “major agent of economic growth”CMO. No.6, s. 2020
CMO. No.5, s. 2020GUIDELINES ON THE SUSPENSION OF OPERATIONS OF DEGREE PROGRAAM OF PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS2020This shall govern the voluntary suspension of operation of degree programs od private Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), including their branches and/or extension classes, by reason of actual financial loss or projected financial loss as a result of declared national emergency or public health crisis.CMO. No.5, s. 2020
CMO. No.4, s. 2020GUIDELINES ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF FLEXIBLE2020The implementation of flexible learning as a delivery mode shall be adopted beginning AY 2020-2021 and may be extended upon consultation with the stakeholders concerned and upon review of the Commission.CMO. No.4, s. 2020
CMO. No.3, s. 2020AMENDMENTS TO THE REVISED AND EXPANDED GUIDELINES FOR THE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION GRANTS DURING THE K TO 12 TRANSITION PERIOD2020In line with the Commission’s effort to refine, nuance, and increase the responsiveness of the policies.CMO. No.3, s. 2020
CMO. No.2, s. 2020AMENDMENT TO CMO NO.30.S,2016 “IMPLEMENTING GUIDELINE FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP GRANT PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND DEPENDENTS OF SUGARCANE INDUSTRY WORKERS AND SMALL SUGARCANE FARMERS (SIDA-SGP)2020The scholarship grant program is open to qualified and deserving children and dependents of sugarcane industry workers and small sugarcane farmers. This program shall cover both undergraduate and graduate students who will enroll or are currently enrolled in agriculture, agricultural engineering and mechanics, and chemical engineering/ sugar technology as identified in Sec.6 b of R.A 10659 in any identified State Universities and CollegesCMO. No.2, s. 2020
CMO. No.1, s. 2020GUIDELINES FOR THE GRANT OF ASSISTANCE TO STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES TO COMBAT COVID-192020State Universities and Colleges are authorized by law/charter to conduct research and extension services, including projects that will improve and intensify the government’s existing COVID-19 responses.CMO. No.1, s. 2020