27 Nov 2021
RE: BAYANIHAN, BAKUNAHAN NATIONAL COVID-19 VACCINATION DAYS
The Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines released Proclamation No. 1253, declaring November 29, 2021 - December 01, 2021 (Monday-Wednesday) as Bayanihan, Bakunahan National COVID-19 Vaccination Days. The said proclamation states that:
“Employees and workers of the government and private sector, who will be vaccinated during the said period shall not be considered absent from their work, provided that they present proof of vaccination to their employers.”
As such, please be informed that November 29, 2021 (Monday) and December 01, 2021 (Wednesday) are regular class and working days. Unvaccinated University staff and students who will be vaccinated on these days will not be considered absent provided they submit proof of vaccination as attachment to their application for leave, or their excuse letter, as applicable. However, they are also encouraged to avail of their COVID-19 vaccines during their free days. Kindly view the provided memo.
Link to memo: https://bit.ly/UST-NationalCovid19VaccinationDay
Please be guided accordingly.