PEx Highlights

Evaluating the Imports of the Commish Cup

We've seen big guys come and go, we've heard someone call Manny Pacquiao a 'joke.' In this article, JPM gives grades to the imports of the PBA.

read more

REVIEW: Focus

'Focus' is an engaging movie about misdirection that will keep you guessing until the end.

read more

TRAVEL: Sa Sagada

You may be familiar with Sagada because of 'Tadhana,' but PExer SamtheMan tells us in this entry that there is more to Sagada than Kiltepan.

read more

PHOTOS: Lady Tams Net Last Playoff Seed

The FEU Lady Tamaraws eliminated the UST Tigresses from contention as they claim the last spot in the Final Four stepladder.

read more

5 Things to Know About the UAAP Playoffs

Here are five things every UAAP fan should know before the UAAP Volleyball Final Four stepladder starts this Saturday.

read more

REVIEW: Crazy Beautiful You

'Crazy Beautiful You' is an immersion to a more mature KathNiel, a stepping stone as they begin to shed the teenybopper roles.

read more

Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Majestic... Juntrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Above and Beyond

    USTET Applications are now online.

    I just visited the Admission procedues of UST and discovered that applications are already online.

    The OFAD website looks like this:

    http://i25.tinypic.com/14x12rq.jpg

    Link:

    http://myuste.ust.edu.ph:8888/online...ex.jsp?conid=2

    Here's what I think...

    Advantages:
    1. Paper usage is minimized, thus promoting conservation awareness
    2. Efficient processing of applicant information
    3. A 'modern feel' in applying for admission

    Disadvantages:
    1. Website information for incoming freshmen is not updated. Frankly I don't even think the website is informative for freshmen applicants.
    2. Access limited to those who have access to internet connection, although I think snail application is still an option since application forms in.pdf are downloadable from the UST website.
    3. Compromise in Marketing. We all know that thick catchy brochures, folders and bookmarks have been effective in attracting applicants.

    ===============================================================

    Reactions, Thomasians?

  2. #2
    They need to put more information. USEFUL information (not vague) to attract those Senior HS students.

  3. #3
    2. Access limited to those who have access to internet connection, although I think snail application is still an option since application forms in.pdf are downloadable from the UST website.
    I don't think this should be seen as a disadvantage, rather another option for those who live away from Manila or don't have that much free time to process their application for college in person.

    Back in high school, we just filled up the application form and our guidance office was the one who went to UST to process our applications. A lot of schools have been doing that, so it's not a disadvantage.Most of the students nowadays have access to the internet - with or without a PC at home. So, this should not be a problem.

    What UST could actually do might be to just ask the applicants to come to the Testing Center or to UST, give their reference number, and have the aid from OFAD print the application form after receiving the requirements. [I'm basing this on the procedure by the AGSB, which might also work for undergraduate applicants].

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


Hot Topics

UAAP:

NU marches on to face DLSU in Final Four stepladder

NU marches on to face DLSU in Final Four stepladder

read more
LOCAL AND FOREIGN ISSUES:

Online reports claim Cavite Vice Governor/actor Jolo Revilla attempted suicide

Online reports claim Cavite Vice Governor/actor Jolo Revilla attempted suicide

read more
TV:

Who do you got winning Season 2 of The Voice PH?

Who do you got winning Season 2 of The Voice PH?

read more
PBA:

PBA announces Dubai games on May 21-22 featuring Ginebra, Rain or Shine and GlobalPort

PBA announces Dubai games on May 21-22 featuring Ginebra, Rain or Shine and GlobalPort

read more
MOVIES:

Napanood mo na ba ang bagong pelikula ng KathNiel na Crazy Beautiful You?

Napanood mo na ba ang bagong pelikula ng KathNiel na Crazy Beautiful You?

read more
TRAVEL:

How much do you prefer to pay for a hotel? Do you go all-out or are you strict with your budget?

How much do you prefer to pay for a hotel? Do you go all-out or are you strict with your budget?

read more