UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSION for Academic Year 2017-2018 Term 3


Please read and understand all the policies and procedures stated below:
Online Admission Facility (OAF)

De La Salle University in its continuous efforts to make the undergraduate application procedure updated, accessible and convenient to students interested in taking the DLSU College Admission Test (DCAT) introduces the Online Admission Facility (OAF).  The OAF is a full online application facility wherein an applicant will be able to pay, fill out the application form, submit the requirements and secure the test permit online.


Please take note of the following activities for Term 3, AY 2017-2018:





31 January to 02 March 2018


DLSU College Admissions Test

14 March 2018


Release of Results

27 March 2018


Start of Classes

21 May 2018



Eligibility for Application

An applicant must be any one of the following:

  1. 1. A 4th year secondary school student (based locally) or previous graduates of schools covered by DepEd Order No. 42, S. 2015; Link.

  2. A Grade 12 student who graduated prior to AY 2016-2017 (if based abroad) who have not taken any college course;
  3. A Grade 12 student graduated at the end of Academic Year 2016-2017;

  4. Passer of the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT), Alternative Learning System (ALS)or Non-Formal Education Accreditation and Equivalency (NFEA&E) Program following DepEd regulations and therefore certified eligible for admission to college/tertiary level;

  5. Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) result holder who has met DLSU criteria; click here: to see the guidelines 
    NOTE: If SAT scores are submitted but failed to meet DLSU criteria, the applicant will no longer be allowed to take the DLSU Admission Test for the current application.


Application Procedures

  1. Complete the Application Process via the OAF accessible here:

    1.1. Registration: Create an Account using a valid email address to register

    1.2. Upload all Application Documentary Requirements Please allot reasonable lead time to secure the following requirements/documents and to prepare a clear scanned copy of each (in JPEG format) in time for the Application process deadline.

          1.2.1. Personal Information
          1.2.2. Contact Details
          1.2.3. Parent/Guardian Information
          1.2.4. Academic Information
                    Please prepare a clear scanned copy of the following (in JPEG format):
           High School ID card with photo or Equivalent valid ID with photo
           Colored passport size photo taken within 6 months, in white background, with neutral facial                             expression and both eyes open, must not be wearing eyeglasses or colored contact lenses,                             and with ears exposed if religious customs does not prohibit

          1.2.5. Proof of Citizenship as defined below:

          1.2.6. Scholastic Record
           Graduate of Secondary school must upload the:
                           4th year Final High School Report Card (for applicants based locally)
                           Transcript of Records or General Certificate of Secondary Education (for                                                applicants based abroad)
           Grade 12 student graduated at the end of Academic Year 2016 -2017 must upload the:
                           Secondary Scholastic Record following DLSU format accessible at LINK
                           Transcript of Records (for applicants based abroad)
                           Certificate of Rating for Passer of the Philippine Educational Placement Test                                                (PEPT). Alternative Learning System (ALS) or Non-Formal Education                                                Accreditation and Equivalency (NFE A&E) Program for non-Secondary graduates                                                only
                           Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) result for Applicants who opt to use SAT Scores                                                in lieu of taking the DLSU College Admissions Test (DCAT)ust upload the SAT                                                score report
          1.2.7. Accomplish the items on self-declaration 
          1.2.8. Application Fee
           the non-refundable admission processing fee of PhP600.00 for Filipino citizens (including                            those who are dual citizens) or PhP 2,500.00 for non-Filipino citizens. The processing fee for                            graduates of Philippine public high schools is waived. The modes of payment include:
                           Over-the-counter deposit at any Metrobank or Union Bank branches nationwide.                                                Please allow at least three (3) banking days for payment to be cleared. Lead time                                                must be considered in ensuring the whole application process is completed
                           Online Credit Card Payment via MASTERCARD/VISA

    1.2.9. Choose your Test Date and Testing Venue
    Important Note: A Verification Process shall be conducted following your submission of documents. A Confirmation email shall be sent to your Registered Email address before you will be given access to print your Test Permit. Please allow at least three (3) working days to be able to receive the Confirmation email.

    1.2.10. Print Test Permit

  2. Take the DLSU College Admissions Test on the scheduled date, time, and venue as printed on the Test Permit. All applicants must bring the Test Permit and school ID (or equivalent valid ID) on testing day. Guidelines and reminders stated on the test permit must be strictly followed.

last update January 30, 2018



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  1. Please keep all original hardcopies of the documentary requirements.  They are necessary and form part of the requirements during confirmation of enrollment.
  2. Any false information given and/or fraudulent document uploaded into the online admission facility will automatically nullify the application and permanently disbar the applicant from pursuing any level of study at De La Salle University.
  3. Test result will be withheld for applicants with incomplete requirements and/or who failed to comply with the specifications of the documentary requirements (e.g. unclear/unreadable scanned copies).  To avoid such inconvenience, inquiries may be sent to admissions@dlsu.edu.ph with the Subject Heading: Online Application Concerns.
  4. Kindly take note of the reminders provided in the test permit.
  5. Please complete the application process early in order to avoid unnecessary inconveniences.


For inquiries and concerns, please contact:
Office of Admissions and Scholarships
Second Floor, Henry Sy, Sr. Hall 
De La Salle University 
2401 Taft Avenue 
1004 Manila, Philippines

Tel: (632) 523-4230 (Direct) or 524-4611 to 19 local 166 or 167
Office Hours:
Mondays to Fridays: 8:00 am - 12 noon; 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturdays: 8:00 am - 12 noon only

E-mail: admissions@dlsu.edu.ph
For information on scholarships, please click here




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