How to Apply

De La Salle College strives for a diverse student population and hopes to attract young men and women with excellent academic skills; interest in a variety of co-curricular experiences; and the potential to contribute to the school community with a positive attitude. Entrance to De La Salle College is competitive and an early application is recommended. The following information relates to the total numbers of spaces available for the 2020-2021 academic year:

  • 25 students will be admitted to Grade 5
  • 22 students will be admitted to Grade 6
  • 25 students will be admitted to Grade 7
  • 50 - 60 students will be admitted to Grade 9

Application Steps:

  1. Apply online at
  2. Application fee is $125
  3. Upload the following supplementary documents:
    • June 2019 and June 2020 Final Report Cards
    • November 2020 Progress Report Card
    • Grade 3 or 6 EQAO or Grade 4 or 7 CAT
  4. Additional Documents Required:
    • Student Profile*: completed by a teacher, current or last year
    • Student Reference*: completed by teacher, principal, coach or religious leader.

      *Both documents are completed via
  5.  Interview:
    • Once the final report cards and the profile have been received, students will be contacted to set up an interview. 
    • Students will be asked to prepare an answer to question, from a Student Questionnaire,  to be presented orally at the interview. Students applying to Grade 5 or Grade 6, for example, will choose a question from the Grade 5 or 6 section.
  6. Testing:
    • Grade 5 and 6 Entry Year: Entrance Exam
      • Exam is held every first Saturday in February at the College
      • The exam fee is $35
    • Grade 7, 8 and 9 Entry Year: SSAT
      • This test is to be written between September and mid-January of the following year.
      • The test is scheduled with the Enrollment Management Association (EMA) at
    • Results of the test must be forwarded directly to the College from the EMA.

*Admission Decisions are rendered by the end of the third week of February via telephone and email.