Established in 1961, University of the Philippines Baguio is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Baguio City (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Cordillera Administrative Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, University of the Philippines Baguio (UP Baguio) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of the Philippines Baguio (UP Baguio) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 55 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UP Baguio also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.