SCOUT Program Now Open
Application to the “Special Course on Urban Transport Planning and Management” “SCOUT” program is now open. Please download the application form here.
PLEX Announcement
The UP SURP Training and Extension Services Division (TESD) is happy to announce that application to the “Planning for Local Executives” or “PLEX” training program is NOW OPEN.
SCURP Produces 39 New EnPs in 2016; 2 Top-notchers
Thirty-nine (39) alumni of the Special Course on Urban and Regional Planning: A Basic Course in Urban and Regional Planning (SCURP: ABC in URP) passed this year’s Environmental Planning (EnP) Board Examinations
SCURP Application Form is Uploaded!
The application form for the 2016 Special Course in Urban and Regional Planning 2016 is now uploaded. Please download the file in the download link inside the article.
SCURP: A BASIC COURSE IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING SET IN NOVEMBER 2015
We are pleased to announce that the UP-SURP, through its Training and Extension Services Division, will conduct the third "Special Course on Urban and Regional Planning 2015: A Basic Course in Urban and Regional Planning (SCURP 2015: ABC in URP)" for 2015. The training program serves as an orientation-cum-introductory course on the basic concepts, processes and methodologies of urban and regional planning. Furthermore, the program also provides updates on the latest approaches, tools and techniques in the profession.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
1ST SEMESTER ACADEMIC YEAR 2016-2017 ADMISSION EXAM RESULTS
May 6, 2016
SURP announces the Admission Exam Result (1st Batch) listing all passers for the Diploma and  M.A. programs for the Second Semester of Academic Year 2016-2017. Please find your name in the attached lists.
					
										
NOTICE:
May 3, 2016
The UP SURP Training and Extension Services Division (TESD) will conduct its SPECIAL COURSE ON URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING 2016: A BASIC COURSE IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING (SCURP 2016: ABC IN URP) on MAY 30 – JUNE 3, 2016 at the Cariño Multipurpose Hall, SURP Bldg, E. Jacinto St., UP Diliman, Quezon City. APPLICATION WILL OFFICIALLY CLOSE ON 4 MAY 2016 (WEDNESDAY), 5PM. Please note that only limited slots are available. The application may close earlier than the deadline depending on the number of registrants accepted. 

IMPORTANT: Please be informed that there will be NO CONDUCT OF SCURP IN JULY 2016.

Application form can be downloaded here.

Kindly refer to the poster below for details. Thank you.


										
UP-SURP HONORS OUTSTANDING ALUMNI
October 14, 2015
The University of the Philippines-School of Urban and Regional Planning (UP-SURP)pays tribute to its outstanding alumni on the occasion of the school’s 50th Anniversary Celebration and General Alumni Homecoming on October 22, 2015. 

UP-SURP is pleased to award the following outstanding alumni:									

Golden Alumnus Awardee – Teodoro T. Encarnacion
Alumnus of the Decade Awardee 1965-1974 – Apolo C. Jucaban
Alumnus of the Decade Awardee 1975-1984  - Ernesto M. Serote
Alumnus of the Decade Awardee 1985-1994  - Liza L. Lim
Alumnus of the Decade Awardee 1995-2004  - Arnel Paciano D. Casanova
Alumnus of the Decade Awardee 2005-2014  - Dennis S. Mas
										
Period for Nomination of UP-SURP Outstanding Alumni Extended!
October 1, 2015
The Search Committee for Outstanding SURP Alumni announces the extension of the deadline for the nomination of Outstanding SURP Alumni. This extension is made to give more opportunities for more alumni to nominate their fellow SURP Graduates. 

Nominations will be accepted until 12 Noon, 8 October 2015. All SURP Alumni are encouraged to submit their nominations. 

Please refer to the attached guidelines and nomination form for more information. Nominations may be sent to Ms. Ivy D. Hilario (Alumni Awards contact person) at outstandingalumni@gmail.com.										
										
NEWS ARCHIVE
VISION
The SURP's twin Vision in the next decade shall be:

SURP will be a globally competitive learning, research and training institution in the fields of urban, rural, and regional planning within an archipelagic and tropical environment comprised of landscapes and seascapes in a developing economy; and

SURP will be a center of excellence for learning and research in the development of innovative theories, tools, and sustainable practices in urban, rural, and regional planning adapted to developing countries.
MISSION
The SURP's Mission for the next three years (2012-2015) shall be to continue and further enhance its contribution to socioeconomic development and nation building:

Improving the quality of education in the school and producing highly competent planners.

Extending technical assistance to government, non-government organizations (NGOs), peoples' organizations (POs), the private sector, and other academic and research institutions on policy formulation and plan preparation for the development of localities, regions, and the nation.

Disseminating new knowledge on urban and regional planning theories, tools, and practices through the School's publications and training programs.

Protecting and advocating for the welfare of society -particularly the poor- and promoting social justice and equity in the formulation of development plans and programs.