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     Established through the initiative of UP alumni in Baguio and Benguet, the University of the Philippines in Baguio was inaugurated as a degree-granting unit of the University on 22 April 1961. A land grant worked out by alumni, the City Council, and by then UP President Vicente Cinco situated the College on its present location, a pine-clad hill offering a scenic view of Baguio. The College went on to make its presence felt as it served as the site of the National Arts Festivals in the coming years. Moves were made to strengthen its research capabilities, culminating in the institution of the Cordillera Studies Center in 1983. Directions towards autonomy began with strategic planning in 1996. The following years saw the College working assiduously in the reformulation and strengthening of its academic programs, primarily. Administration of the College likewise oversaw the development in infrastructure and improvement of services and facilities. Such growth led to the elevation of UP College Baguio to full autonomous status, granted by the Board of Regents in December 2002. UP Baguio is now the seventh constituent university of the UP System.


Vision

     As a constituent university of the University of the Philippines System, U.P. Baguio will sustain its lead position in the delivery of tertiary education in the north.

    It will continue to nurture and develop innovative programs in the arts and sciences. It will also continue to develop the niche it has created over the past decades in Cordillera Studies.


Mission

     Our mission, therefore, as a unit of the U.P. System and as the leading institution of higher learning in Northern Luzon, is to spearhead the offering of the highest standard of education and to contribute to the overall upgrading of the quality of instruction in the region.

     We seek to create an impact by informing our programs with a regional perspective, at the same time that these are informed by a national and global outlook.

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  • » ATTENTION: U.P. BAGUIO UPCAT 2018 QUALIFIERS and DPWS APPLICANTS - CONGRATULATIONS! You qualified to enroll as a Freshman at the University of the Philippines Baguio for the First Semester 2018-2019. YOU MAY NOW DOWNLOAD: Instructions for Incoming Freshmen 2018, UPBHSO Medical Form 1A and 1B (medical examination forms), and Talent Determination Test (TDT) application form for Bachelor of Fine Arts qualifiers.

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