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:

  • 20-25 students will be admitted to grade 5
  • 20 students will be admitted to grade 6
  • 25 students will be admitted to grade 7
  • 50-60 students will be admitted to grade 9

Grade 5 & 6

Grade 5 & 6 Application Process

Step 1: Create your Admissions Account and complete the Online Application here by December 6, 2019. A $125 application fee will be applied upon completion of the application.

Step 2: Submit Supplementary Documentation through your online Admissions Account. Interviews will only be scheduled once both FINAL report cards have been uploaded.

Step 3: Student Profile and Letter of Reference. Interviews will only be scheduled once the Student Profile has been submitted by your child's current teacher/principal.

Step 4: Applicants for Grades 5 & 6 will write a mandatory Entrance Exam on February 1, 2020 held at De La Salle College. A $35 processing fee will be applied upon registration.

Step 5: Applicant Interview. Based on the submission of the online application and supplementary documents received by the Admissions Office, you will be prompted through your Admissions Account to schedule an interview between October and February.

Step 6: Admission Status Notification. Families will be notified of their child's offer of admission, wait-list status or decline of admission by email on February 21, 2020.

Grade 7 & 9

Grade 7 & 9 Application Process

Step 1: Create your Admissions Account and complete the Online Application here by December 6, 2019. A $125 application fee will be applied upon completion of the application.

Step 2: Submit Supplementary Documentation through your online Admissions Account. Interviews will only be scheduled once both FINAL report cards have been uploaded.

Step 3: Student Profile and Letter of Reference. Interviews will only be scheduled once the Student Profile has been submitted by your child's current teacher/principal.

Step 4: SSAT (Secondary School Admissions Test). Applicants for Grades 7 & 9 must write the SSAT between September 2019 and January 11, 2020 to be considered for the 2020/2021 Academic Year. 

Step 5: Applicant Interview. Based on the submission of the online application and supplementary documents received by the Admissions Office, you will be prompted through your Admissions Account to schedule an interview between October and February.

Step 6: Admission Status Notification. Families will be notified of their child's offer of admission, wait-list status or decline of admission by email on February 21, 2020.

Grade 8*, 10-12

Should you wish your child to apply for a position in grades 8, 10-12, the College will review applications on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the Admissions Office for more details.

*Applicants applying to Grade 8 must write the SSAT in order to complete the application.