The First Quarter Reg-ular Board Meeting of the UNP Board of Regents was held at the Confer-ence Room of the Office of the CHED Chairperson, Hon. Patricia B. Licuanan at HEDC Building, Pres. C. P. Garcia Avenue, UP, Diliman, Quezon City on February 17, 2015 and they approved the following Board Resolu-tions:

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 12, resolution authorizing the University of Northern Philippines through the President Dr. Gilbert R. Arce to enter into bid contract for the construction of the Mechatonics Laboratory and HRA Entrep Labor-atory (phase 1a).

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 13, resolution authorizing the University of Northern Philippines through the President Dr. Gilbert R. Arce to enter into bid contract for the provision of folded parti-tion (Tadena Hall) and canopy at the administra-tion building.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 14, resolution authorizing the University of Northern Philippines through the President Dr. Gilbert R. Arce to enter into bid contract for the refurbishment of the fourth floor of the UNP Student Center.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 15, resolution authorizing the University of Northern Philippines through the President Dr. Gilbert R. Arce to enter into bid contract for the construction of a Four Storey Student Services Center.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 16, resolution granting the request of the Federated Alumni Association to construct an alumni house which will be called Alumni Global House at the UNP Campus.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 17, resolution approving in principle the offering of the program Bachelor of Science in Fine Arts And Design (a UNP Academic Program) at the North Luzon Philip-pines State College.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 18, resolution confirming the renewal of appointment of Atty. Jonalyn R. Almachar as University Registrar IV effective February 14, 2015 to February 13, 2016.
BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 19, resolution approving the proposed policies and procedure on the admission, retention, discipline and welfare of international students.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 22, resolution approving the proposed increase in the UNP Col-lege Admission Test cut-off score for coming first year students of the Col-lege Of Teacher Educa-tion from 75% to 78% effective First Semester of the school year 2015-2016.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 23, resolution approving the additional requirement for Bachelor of Science in Industrial Education (BSIE) students before they are allowed to proceed with their en-rolment in the second year level of the BSIE Program.

BOARD RESOLUTION NO. 26, approving the change of the name of the College of Fine Arts to College of Fine Arts and Design.