For Foreign Students
An alien admitted in the Philippines under the visa category may apply with the Bureau of Immigration for the change / conversion of his/her admission status to that of a student under Section 9 (f) of the Philippines Immigration Act of 1940, as amended pursuant to E.O. No. 285.

Requirements for Enrollment of Foreign Student

1. Scholastic records duly authenticated by the student’s country of origin or legal residence.

2. Police Clearance Certificate issued by the National police Certificate issued by the National Police Authorities in the student’s country of residence duly authenticated by the Philippine Foreign Service Post having consular jurisdiction over the place for students who resided in the Philippines for less than 60 days.

For a student who has resided in the Philippines for more than 60 days at the time he applies for the said change/ conversion of his admission status, he shall be required to submit the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) clearance.

3. Proof of adequate financial support to cover expenses for the student’s accommodation and subsistence, as well as school dues and other incidental expenses.
4. Quarantine medical examination certificate issued by the National Quarantine Office.

5. Copy of the student’s personal history statement signed by the student with 2”x 2” photograph recently taken.

6. Photocopy of the picture, data and stamp of the pages of the passport indicating the latest arrival date. The passport itself shall be duly verified by the Bureau of Immigration.