Any student must finish the requirements of a college course
within a period equivalent to one and one half (1½) times the
normal length of the prescribed residence for a course. Otherwise,
the student shall not be readmitted into the college in which they
In case a student is officially given permission for leave of
absence, the leave shall not be included in the computation of
Leave of Absence
Any student intending to take a leave of absence exceeding one
semester shall file a written petition with the College
Dean/Branch Director concerned, stating there in the reason the
leave. If the leave exceeds one (1) academic year, the student
will lose their status as a student in residence.
Any student who withdraws from the University without a formal
leave of absence shall apply for readmission as a new student.
An Honorable Dismissal is issued by the University Registrar
to a student who voluntarily withdraws from the University for
purpose of transferring to another school.
Any student applying for an Honorable Dismissal shall be
cleared of all accountabilities before a certificate is issued to
Any student who leaves the University for reasons of expulsion,
dropping due to disciplinary action or suspension shall not be
entitled to an Honorable Dismissal.
Any student who was issued honorable dismissal cannot be
readmitted in PUP.