Any applicant intending to study at MCL as a freshman may be admitted on the following basis:

• Performance in the Malayan Colleges Laguna Entrance Examination (MCLEE)
• Choice of program and quota set for a specific program
• Good Moral Character

To apply, a candidate must be a Grade 12 student, who has never entered college/university or who passed the Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS) or the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT).

Filing of application for S.Y. 2018-2019 will start on September 2, 2017.

Click here to view the time and schedule of the entrance examinations.


  1. Duly accomplished application form
  2. Photocopy of any of the following:

    2.1 Grade 12 report card
    2.2 Certificate of Candidacy for Graduation
    2.3 Grade 12 School ID
    2.4 Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS) or Philippine Educational Placement Test Certificate of Passing

  3. Photocopy of NSO/PSA birth certificate
  4. Two (2) pcs identical pictures, size 1.5” x 1.5”, with plain background


STEP 1: Submit all admission requirements to the Admissions Office (ADO). Incomplete requirements may delay the application.

STEP 2: Pay the application fee (Php400.00)

STEP 3: Present the receipt of payment to ADO and get your admissions kit

STEP 4: Present your test permit to the proctor and take the MCLEE on the scheduled date (No permit, no exam policy applies)
Marine applicants are required to take a medical examination administered by MCL

STEP 5: Pay the Enrollment Confirmation Fee (Php3,000)

STEP 6: Prepare requirements for enrollment

Exam results will be mailed to the applicants and can be viewed online at


  1. Original high school report card duly signed by the High School Principal showing (a) Applicant’s eligibility for admission to college and (b) Learner Reference Number

    1.1 The principal/adviser must countersign the report card if it has erasures or alteration
    1.2 The applicant must submit a certificate of the school’s numerical equivalent if the report card contain alpha grades
    1.3 The applicant must submit an authenticated report card if the applicant graduated from an international school
    1.4 The applicant must submit an original certificate from the High School Principal stating that Form 137-A is still in the school file and has not been forwarded to any colleges or universities if the applicant graduated of previous years

  2. Certificate of Good Moral Character from the High School Principal (with the issued year of graduation and school seal)
  3. Photocopy of PSA birth certificate (formerly known as NSO birth certificate) (original must be presented for verification)

    3.1 If the applicant is not a Filipino citizen, submit (a) original and photocopy of passport with at least 6 months validity; (b) Alien Certificate of Registration; (c) Student visa or student study permit
    3.2 If the applicant has dual citizenship, submit (a) Certificate of recognition as Filipino citizen or Philippine Passport; (b) Authenticated birth certificate

  4. Two pieces 1.5” x 1.5” identical pictures with white background
  5. Medical Clearance Form from CHSW for Marine enrollees


1. Original Grade 12 report card showing applicant’s eligibility for admission to tertiary/college, duly signed by the High School Principal
2. Two pieces 1 ½ ” x 1 ½ ” recent identical photographs (with white background and name at the back)