IUPUI Admissions

SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More

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IUPUI Admissions Overview:

IUPUI has an acceptance rate of 74%--the majority of students who apply are admitted. As part of the application, students can admit scores from either the SAT or ACT--both are accepted. For more information, check out the school's website, stop by the campus, or get in touch with the admissions office.

Admissions Data (2016):

  • IUPUI Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Test Scores -- 25th / 75th Percentile

IUPUI Description:

IUPUI, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, as the name suggests, was established by a partnership between Indiana University and Purdue University. Since the school first opened its doors in the late 1960s, it has grown into a large and well regarded public university. In 2011 the university ranked highly in the U.S. News & World Report list of "up and coming" universities. The strength of IUPUI's students and programs has increased significantly in recent years. The university offers more than 250 degree programs, and among undergraduates business and nursing are both extremely popular. Academics are supported by a 19 to 1 student / faculty ratio. The school's first-year experience program, learning communities and service learning initiatives have all received national recognition. On the athletic front, the IUPUI Jaguars compete in the NCAA Division I Summit League. The university fields six men's and eight women's Division I teams.

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 29,804 (21,748 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 44% Male / 56% Female
  • 80% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $9,205 (in-state); $29,791 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,204 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $9,430
  • Other Expenses: $2,418
  • Total Cost: $22,257 (in-state); $42,843 (out-of-state)

IUPUI Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 88%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 68%
    • Loans: 53%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $10,201
    • Loans: $6,530

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Biology, Business, Elementary Education, Fine Arts, General Studies, Nursing, Physical Education, Psychology, Social Work, Tourism Management

Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 74%
  • Transfer-Out Rate: 25%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 19%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 47%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Track and Field, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Basketball, Golf, Cross Country
  • Women's Sports: Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, Swimming, Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer, Golf, Track and Field

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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