For over 150 years, La Salle College High School has provided a college preparatory education for young men in the Philadelphia area. La Salle students are taught to be critical thinkers who are well prepared academically, able to communicate effectively, and lead confidently.

8th Grade Scholarship/Entrance Exam

8th Grade Entrance Exam

All 8th grade students applying for 9th grade are required to take the Entrance Exam. All applicants will be considered for admission based on exam performance, prior and current academic achievement and recommendations.*

Please contact the Admissions Office to schedule a date to take the Entrance Exam.

Open House at La Salle

Spring Open House (For 5th, 6th, and 7th grade families) - Sunday, May 5, 2019

The Spring Open House is geared towards 5th, 6th and 7th grade students and will be help from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. All of the school’s facilities and programs will be available to prospective students and their families. The program will include presentations, demonstrations, and guided tours.

Spend a Day at La Salle

Spend a Day at La Salle

All 8th grade students are invited to spend a full day at La Salle College High School, starting Monday, September 17, 2018. This is the best way to experience the atmosphere, spirit, and challenges that await our young men. Visits can be arranged by registering online at

7th grade students are invited to spend a day at La Salle during the months of March and April. Visits can be arranged by registering online at

Parents and students who encounter difficulties registering online can contact the Admissions Office at (215) 402-4800 or

Mornings at La Salle

Mornings at La Salle

Parents of prospective students are invited to attend a “Morning at La Salle.” The program provides parents with an academic presentation, classroom visits, and a question and answer session with faculty, administrators, and students. Each session runs from 9:00 to 11:00 am. Space is limited, so please preregister early at to reserve your spot.

Mornings at La Salle:

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Feature Program Information Nights

Feature Program Information Nights

EXPERIENCE STEAM AT LA SALLE (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 6:30-8 pm

EXPLORE THE ARTS AT LA SALLE (Music, Speech & Debate, and Art)

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 6:30-8 pm

Held in the evening, these two interactive information sessions will allow you to experience first-hand some of the top programs in the area as well as the exceptional offerings at La Salle College High School.

Practice Tests at La Salle

6th and 7th Grade Practice Test

All 6th and 7th grade students are encouraged to take a practice test on Saturday, March 2, 2019. The fee for this exam is $60.00. Please note that the test for 6th graders will be modified and only include questions on Math and English. Both tests are administered for practice purposes and are not used for the granting of scholarships or awarding acceptance to La Salle College High School. Visit the school website for details.

6th AND 7th Grade Practice Tests

Saturday, March 2, 2019