"My HNU Prepaid SIM" is a specially designed SIM card powered by the nation's leading digital telecommunications network, Globe Telecom. It is created specifically for the students and community of Holy Name University.TOP
The HNU Prepaid SIM works like a regular Globe SIM card; hence, one can still avail of Globe's latest promos such as unlimited text, and yes, an HNU SIM subscriber can still contact (call or text) subscribers from other networks. In addition, MyHNU SIM has features and services not found in a regular SIM card, as follows:
*Please see end portion of this info sheet or see flyers for more details.TOP
The HNU Prepaid SIM costs only P50, much lower than the regular SIM card sold at retail stores.TOP
The HNU Prepaid SIM cards are exclusively sold at designated booths at our Main Campus and Janssen Campus from August 28 to September 7, 2007. Beyond these dates, the SIM cards may be purchased at the HNU Finance Office. By this time, purchases are to be paid in cash. (Please present your student ID upon purchase.)TOP
Yes, a student is entitled to buy more than one SIM card. Parents, alumni, faculty and employees of HNU are likewise welcome to avail of the HNU SIM cards.
Yes, a bona fide student of HNU has the option to charge a maximum of two HNU SIM cards to his/her school assessment. Charges will be reflected in the Finals Assessment. (Purchases beyond two items shall be paid in cash.)
HNU Faculty and employees may also opt to charge their HNU SIM purchases through salary deduction. Please fill up the coupon at designated booths in the campus.TOP
Upon purchase of the SIM card, a staff from Globe Telecom will assist the subscriber to activate his HNU SIM. A step-by-step guide is also enclosed in the SIM pack. Flyers are likewise being distributed at lobbies for further information.TOP
No. It is an option of the student to avail of the Mobile School Assistant that comes with the HNU SIM card.
The student decides whether he wishes to remain using his conventional old SIM or avail of the new HNU SIM and thereby conveniently access information from the system anytime, any day, as well as enjoy the special features that come with it.TOP
No. The P99/sem SMS Fee is for the SMS facility which is made available to the students through its text advisory service. The HNU SIM, on the other hand, is an option given to the student for additional services; hence, he will NOT be charged of any fees for this.TOP
With the existing SMS facility, the student automatically receives timely information from the school through text advisories, free of charge. However, he has no option to retrieve data from the school's database.
With the new HNU Prepaid SIM, the student can receive information, at the same time he can also inquire from the system. For instance, if a student fails to receive his grade at the time the information was sent to him due to being out of network coverage, he may inquire again from the system anytime to verify the information that he failed to receive.TOP
The student has two options:
(Note: With Option No. 2, students are advised to update their Student Profile at http://student.hnu.edu.ph/ with their new HNU SIM mobile number in order to keep attuned to the school's SMS service and continue receiving free text advisories from the school.)
How to update your Student Profile with your new HNU SIM mobile number:
Step 1: Log-on to http://student.hnu.edu.ph/
Step 2: Select "Tools"
Step 3: Replace your Primary Number with your new MY HNU SIM mobile number. Text advisories (i.e., grades, announcements, etc.) will be sent to this number. (You may still opt to retain your old primary number by assigning it as your secondary mobile number.)
Step 4: Click "Save"
Step 5: Click "Logout". You're done!
No. The Mobile School Assistant and the other features mentioned are programmed only in the HNU SIM card. If one wishes to avail of these services, one has to purchase an HNU SIM.TOP
The same options are given to the subscriber found in Question No. 12.TOP
Yes. Registration is necessary so that your new HNU SIM mobile number can be recognized by the system.TOP
Definitely. That is why upon availment of the new HNU SIM you are advised to update your Student Profile with the school's online system in order to remain registered to the school's SMS service.TOP
The HNU SIM cards are available to bona fide students of HNU, parents, HNU faculty and employees, and the alumni.TOP
You can always replace your lost HNU SIM card with a new one. Simply go to the nearest designated booth in the campus within the selling period. Beyond the selling dates, you can buy your new HNU SIM at the HNU Finance Office.
Please do not forget to update your Student Profile at the online system every time you have a new mobile number. (Important reminder: Lost HNU SIM cards with G-Cash load must be reported immediately to Globe Telecom for proper action.)TOP
Not availing of the HNU SIM is a prerogative of the student. However, by choosing not to acquire the SIM card, the student loses the opportunity to make use of the extended service that the school is offering to students for their convenience.TOP
Yes. Students who availed of the HNU SIM card and have graduated will continue to enjoy the special discounted call and text rates and the G-Cash facility. However, for security reasons, he will no longer have access to the system or receive text advisories from the school. This is because only currently enrolled students are recognized by the system. The same policy applies to dropouts or transferees.
For further inquiries, please call the Office of the Vice President for Finance at 411-3631 or Local 101.TOP
The following services are being offered:
To be able to do the above transactions, the subscriber must be registered to G-Cash and the HNU SIM card must have a G-Cash load to convert your phone into a Mobile Wallet. You may convert your cash to G-Cash load at the HNU Finance Teller or at any G-Cash affiliated business center nearest you.
Pay tuition fee at any G-Cash affiliated business center. If the subscriber is not yet registered to G-Cash or has no G-Cash load, he may pay his tuition fee at the nearest G-Cash affiliated business center and avoid falling in a long line at the HNU Teller. Here's how:
Transactions made via G-Cash thru text are guaranteed secure because these are protected with individual mobile PIN numbers. All transactions are also recorded in an electronic ledger in Globe Telecom. G-Cash conforms to the Anti-Money Laundering Act (AMLA) because it requires all users to register their personal details thru text.
G-Cash transactions work in real time, which means the transaction is done at the speed of text messaging. Therefore, if a parent sends an allowance to her child via text, the child immediately receives the textcash and can thereby convert the textcash at the HNU Finance Teller or at the nearest G-Cash accredited business center right then and there.
G-Cash Affiliated Business Centers in Bohol :