FAQs: DLSU Senior High School Application for AY 2021–2022

1. When can students apply to the Senior High School program for AY2021–2022?

The application period starts on November 25, 2020 (Wednesday) and will be until March 1, 2021 (Monday).

2. What are the tracks/strands offered?


  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
  • ABM (Accountancy, Business and Management)
  • HUMSS (Humanities and Social Sciences)



3. How can one qualify for entry at the De La Salle University Senior High School program?

Due to the pandemic, the usual DLSU Senior High Admission and Placement Exam (DSHAPE) will not be administered for students applying for AY 2021–2022. All submitted requirements will be carefully assessed; selection will be handled by the IS-SHS Admissions Committee.

4. What are the grade requirements?

  • General Average of 85 and above
  • No grade below 80 in any subject
  • Conduct/Deportment grade of 80 and above or its equivalence

5. What are the application requirements?

  • Completely filled out online application form
  • Consent Form
  • Most recent passport size photo
  • PSA copy of Birth Certificate
  • Valid Proof of Citizenship (for foreign applicants)
  • Junior High School Transcript of Records or Report Cards for Grades 7, 8, 9 and all available grades for Grade 10
  • NCAE results (if available)
  • Certification of Grade 9 Batch Rank (exact/total number of students must be indicated)
  • Certification of Academic/Leadership Awards Received in Grade 9

6. What is the admission procedure for Senior High School applicants?

  • Access the Online Application Facility through this link https://my.dlsu.edu.ph/admissions/highschool/oaf/
  • Create your account using a valid e-mail address
  • Fill out all the necessary information (i.e. personal/contact/parent/ guardian details, choice of strand)
  • Upload all the requirements listed in the online application form.
  • Pay the Php600.00 processing fee online.
  • A confirmation email will be sent once the verification of documents and payment are done, please note that this would take several working days.

7. Will there be scholarship opportunities available for qualified Senior High School applicants?

Yes, scholarship grants will be awarded to applicants whose qualifications are exemplary. They shall be carefully assessed and selected by the IS-SHS Admissions Committee.

8. When and how will the application results be released?

The date of release will be announced on the DLSU website and on our official social media accounts. On the said date, a link will be posted to enable viewing of application results.

9. What are the enrollment requirements once accepted?

  • Letter of Acceptance
  • Confirmation Letters (2 copies)
  • Official Receipt of Confirmation Payment
  • Two (2) Recommendation Forms — filled out, signed and sealed
  • Guidance Transition Certificate Form — filled out, signed and sealed
  • Original PSA Copy of Birth Certificate
  • National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE) Result (if available)
  • JHS Transcript of Records or Grade 7,8 and 9 Report Cards
  • Original Grade 10 Report Card with Learner’s Reference Number (LRN) signed by the Principal or School Administrator for the transfer of eligibility
  • For proper assessment of tuition and fees, please include your Qualified Voucher (QVR) Certificate or Educational Service Contracting (ESC) Certificate (if already available)

Additional Requirements for Students with Tourist and Balikbayan Visa

1. Pay the international student fee (this shall be on top of enrollment fees)

2. Pay the Special Student Permit (SSP) processing fee and attach the following documents:

  • Special Student Permit Application Permit form (download form here)
  • 2 x 2 pictures (2 copies)
  • *Photocopy Passport pages with photo/details and stamp of latest Philippine arrival
  • *I-Card of the student (front and back)

(* — original must be presented)

Additional requirements for Students under Dual Citizenship

1. *Certificate of Recognition as a Filipino

2. *Naturalization Certificate as a Filipino

(* — original must be presented)

Additional requirements for students with other visa such as 47A2, 9G, etc.

1. *Photocopy Passport pages with photo/details and stamp of latest Philippine arrival

2. *I-Card of the student and parent (front and back)

3. *SRRV card

4. *SIRV card

5. *Working Visa card

(* — original must be presented)

10. How much is the annual cost of tuition and fees?

Tuition and fees are estimated at Php170,000.00 per year. The payment options are in full, trimestral and monthly modes.

11. Will DLSU Senior High School students be required to wear uniforms?

There is no required school uniform, but the students will be required to wear P.E. uniforms during P.E. classes.

12. What are the contact details?


Office hours

  • 8:00 am to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
  • 8:00 am to 12:00pm Saturday

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