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The Special Application for Incoming Freshmen of AY 2019 – 2020 is only applicable for (1) freshman applicant who will take the DLSU College Admission Test (DCAT) for the first time and for (2) freshman applicants who were issued test permits but failed to take the test last 07 or 14 October 2018.

Admission Policies for Applicants with International Credential

2019-2020

What are the Exemptions?

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma / Certificate
IB Diploma
An applicant awarded with an IB Diploma is exempted from taking the DCAT.
IB Certificate
The university may grant credit to the IB Diploma subjects with a minimum
requirement of 5 marks.

Downloadable Forms for Academic Year 2018-2019

Overview

Teaching, research and community service are the main thrusts of De La Salle University-Manila. Its tradition of excellence has been acknowledged by the Philippine Commission on Higher Education (CHED) with the conferment of ten (10) Centers of Excellence and several Centers of Development awards.

Recently , DLSU-Manila has also been recognized as one of the best universities in the world, and within Asia at the start of the new millennium.

In addition, the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) awarded De La Salle University-Manila Level IV status. DLSU-Manila is the first university to be given the highest accreditation.

Imbued with the traditions of Religio, Mores and Cultura, students are trained to be Christian achievers for God and country. Upon leaving the University, they join the professional world secure in the knowledge that they possess the needed intellectual flexibility combined with refined skills. These are top factors for consideration in the job market and post-graduate studies.

DLSU-Manila welcomes high school graduates, college transferees, second undergraduate degree applicants and postgraduate degree applicants. The University is accessible to high-achieving students despite financial incapacity.

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For Incoming Freshman

Application for undergraduate admission for Academic Year 2019-2020

Incoming Freshman Term 3

Application for undergraduate admission for Academic Year 2018-2019 TERM 3

For Transferees

For students from another school/college/university who wishes to transfer to the university 

For Second Degree

Application Procedure students who wish to take their second undergraduate degree

Undergraduate Admissions Calendar

AY 2019 - 2020

Applicant Type Admission Process

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

 

 

 

FRESHMAN

 

Application Period

(SPECIAL TEST)

01 February to 15 March 2019

 

02 to 30 October 2019

 

05 February to 11 March 2020

 

Testing Date

(SPECIAL TEST)

14 April 2019

 

6 November 2019

 

18 March 2020

 

Test Results

(SPECIAL TEST)

06 May 2019

 

27 November 2019

 

13 April 2019

 

Confirmation Period

(SPECIAL TEST)

02 May to 01 June 2019 (Manila Campus)
05 June 2019 (Laguna Campus)

 

09 to 10 December 2019

 

23 to 24 April 2020

 

Enrollment

(SPECIAL TEST)

23 July to 01 August 2019
(Manila Campus)
07 August 2019 (Laguna Campus)

 

16 to 17 December 2019

 

20 to 30 April 2020

Applicant Type Admission Process

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

 

 

 

TRANSFEREE

 

Application Period

 

05 June to 10 July 2019

 

02 to 30 October 2019

 

05 February to 11 March 2020

 

Testing Date/s

 

26 June & 17 July 2019

 

06 November 2019

 

26 February & 18 March 2020

Test Results 07 August 2019 27 November 2019 13 April 2020

 

Confirmation Period

 

22 to 23 August 2019

 

09 to 10 December 2019

 

23 to 24 April 2020

 

Enrollment

 

29 to 30 August 2019

 

16 to 17 December 2019

 

20 to 30 April 2020

Applicant Type Admission Process

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

 

 

SECOND UNDERGRADUATE

 

Application Period

 

05 June to 10 July 2019

 

02 to 30 October 2019

 

05 February to 11 March 2020

 

Confirmation Period

 

22 to 23 August 2019

 

09 to 10 December 2019

 

23 to 24 April 2020

 

Enrollment

 

29 to 30 August 2019

 

16 to 17 December 2019

 

20 to 30 April 2020

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

START OF TERM TENTATIVE DATES 09 September 2019 (M) 13 January 2020 (M) 18 May 2020 (M)

Updaed last 04/16/2019

* Schedules are subject to change without prior notice

Applying for financial aid?

In keeping with its mission, De La Salle University extends financial assistance to needy but capable Filipino men and women desiring to continue educational and training programs in both the undergraduate and the graduate levels. De La Salle University is committed to making quality education more affordable. The Office of Admissions and Scholarships (OAS) is ready to help those who wish to avail of scholarships, loans, and other types of financial assistance.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions and Scholarships (OAS)
Second Floor, Henry Sy, Sr. Hall De La Salle University 2401 Taft Avenue
1004 Manila, Philippines

Tel. Nos:
(632) 523-4230 (Direct) or 524-4611 to 19 local 166

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