This page provides links to UPOU platforms, resources, and free online courses that will assist UP faculty, staff, and the entire Philippine academic community in shifting/migrating to an online mode of teaching and learning to cope with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is also part of UPOU’s thrust as a public service university and its mandate under Republic Act 10650 (Open Distance Learning Act). 

As the country has been put on Enhanced Community Quarantine, this page also shares resources on how to work remotely as the UPOU follows a work from home arrangement. 

UPOU Networks is an online repository of all UPOU-produced multimedia resources. It provides access to a plethora of knowledge in various multimedia formats such as open educational resources (OERs), publications, web-streamed lectures/presentations/seminars/university events, radio, and podcasts.


UPOU MODeL is the official platform of the UPOU massive open online courses (MOOCs). This platform provides learners with a secure and integrated system to create personalized learning through MOOCs, which are online courses open to the public for free. MOOCs target a number of learners all over the world to share and learn from other learners.

The¬†UP Open University (UPOU)¬†offers free online course on “Quick Guide on How to Convert your Classes Online.” Here are some quick steps on how to access the course.

UPOU OASIS microsite is a temporary repository of various resources developed by UPOU which may help faculty in developing modules for online courses and in teaching in the open and distance learning (ODL) setting. Currently, the contents in the microsite are meant for the UPOU faculties-in-charge (FICs) for Academic Year 2019-2020. All resources and materials shared in the microsite have a creative commons license CC BY-NC-ND except for the complete resource on Developing Resource-Based Course Packages, which is licensed under CC BY-NC.

OpenUP Connect is the official blog site of UPOU.

The UPOU Youtube Channel contains a number of video lectures on various subject matters.


IN PHOTOS: UP Open University (UPOU) holds a Send-off Tribute to the outgoing University of the Philippines President, Danilo L. Concepcion today, 3 February 2023. Before the program started, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the soft inauguration of the UPOU Multimedia Production Center. The event was also attended by UP Vice President for Development, Dr. Elvira A. Zamora, UP Vice President for Public Affairs, Dr. Elena E. Pernia, Atty. Gaby Concepcion, UPOU officials, faculty, and staff.#UPOpenUniversity #salamatpdlc ... See MoreSee Less
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The UPOU Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (OVCAA) is looking for a Project Staff.

Interested and qualified applicants may submit their Curriculum Vitae through email on or before 11 January 2022 at [email protected]

The UPOU FEd is looking for two (2) Project Staff.

Interested and qualified applicants may submit their application on or before 11 January 2023 at the Faculty of Education, TLH Building, UPOU Headquarters, Los Ba√Īos, Laguna or email at [email protected]

In celebration of the 25th MPM Anniversary, the MPM will recognize three (3) alumni achievers.

Please check the guidelines and forms:

Deadline of Nomination: 15 January 2023