Admission Procedure

Graduate School

  1. Present Official Transcript of Records at the Admissions Office (on-site/via email: for the dean’s evaluation and approval.
  2. If approved, pay processing fee of PHP450 at the Finance Office or any payment channels of HAU:
    Note: For on-site payment, secure an Application Fee Slip from the Admissions Office as this will be presented upon payment.
  3. Fill-out online application through HAU website: Then, upload payment receipt and Transcript of Records.
  4. Send payment receipt to for the essay exam.
  5. Wait for the results of the exam. If qualified, submit the hard copies of all the required documents at the Admissions Office (on-site/via courier) to secure permit to enroll (on-site/via email).
  6. Proceed to the Registrar’s Office or email the Assistant Registrar for pre-advising.
  7. Proceed to enrollment.

For Foreign Applicants

*Kindly email the International Affairs Office at for your initial assessment.


Admission Requirements

 Graduate School

  1. Original copy of official Transcript of Records
  2. Transfer Credentials
  3. Photocopy of Marriage Certificate (if married)
  4. One (1) copy of 2 x 2 latest photo
  5. Letter of Recommendation from current employer


  1. Transfer Credentials / Honorable Dismissal
  2. Certified True Copy of Grades
  3. Photocopy of Marriage Certificate (if married)
  4. One (1) copy of 2 x 2 latest photo
  5. Letter of Recommendation from current employer

Foreign Applicants

  • Scholastic records duly authenticated by the Philippine Foreign Post located in the student’s country of origin or legal residence;
  • Duly notarized letter request from the applicant;
  • Duly notarized General Application Form accomplished by the applicant (BI Form No. MCL-07-01);
  • Original copy of the Notice of Acceptance (NOA) containing a clear impression of the school's official dry seal or a duly notarized written endorsement from the school for the conversion of the applicant's status signed by the school's Registrar;
  • Original copy of Medical Certificate issued by the Bureau of Quarantine and International Health Surveillance or a government medical institution with competence to certify that the applicant is not afflicted with any dangerous, contagious or loathsome disease and is mentally fit;
  • Plain photocopy of applicant's passport bio-page, latest admission and authorized stay;
  • National Intelligence Coordinating Agency Clearance; and
  • Bureau of Immigration (BI) Clearance Certificate.
  • Interview with the Office of the International Affairs

Additional Requirement for Non-English Speaking Foreign Students

  • Passed the TOEFL or TOEIC test.
  • If Failed:
    • Take and pass the Two Month English Language Course For Non-English Speaking Foreign Students
    • Satisfactory Interview Result