Seventeen-year-old Darlene Garcia is among thousands of aspirants who have lined up at the University of the Philippines-Diliman in Quezon City, hoping to study in the premiere university.
As of posting time, Garcia has been in line for almost 16 hours already.
She arrived along with 24 other students to submit their University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT) application forms.
With the long lines and the blazing heat, Garcia decided to pass the time by singing and playing her ukulele:
Video by Jonski Cellona, ABS-CBN News