#WalangPasok: UST suspends classes due to inclement weather

Published July 21, 2021, 1:40 PM

by Gabriela Baron

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) has suspended face-to-face classes and office work on Wednesday, July 21, due to inclement weather.

UST (Photo from ust.edu.ph)

Asynchronous activities may be given to continue education delivery, UST announced.

Meanwhile, Colegio de San Juan de Letran-Bataan and San Sebastian College likewise suspended office works on Wednesday.

The University of the Philippines-Manila also announced the cancelation of face-to-face and online classes.

From the Office of the Chancellor: 21 July 2021: Work in UP Manila (both on-site and Work From Home) are suspended today as of 12:00 NN due to inclement weather. Please keep safe

Posted by University of the Philippines Manila on Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Miriam College also canceled on-site works and advised its employees to go home immediately to avoid being stranded due to flash floods.

As DOST-PAGASA warns of monsoon rains in the next 24 hours over Metro Manila and nearby provinces due to Typhoon Fabian,…

Posted by Miriam College (formerly Maryknoll) on Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Typhoon Fabian and severe tropical Storm Cempaka are continuously enhancing the southwest monsoon or “habagat.”

Light to moderate monsoon rains are expected in Metro Manila, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan, Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, Mountain Province, Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Zambales, Bataan, Tarlac, Pampanga, Bulacan, Cavite, Batangas, Occidental Mindoro, and the northern portion of Palawan, including Calamian and Kalayaan Islands.