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Bluffton University

Bluffton, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%
Acceptance Rate78%

About Bluffton University

Bluffton University is a private, religious college in the town of Bluffton, Ohio. Bluffton University was founded in 1899. The college enrolls around 791 students per year, including 728 undergrad students.

Bluffton University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Bluffton University. Around 78% of applicants get into Bluffton University each year. In 2022, 1,715 students applied to Bluffton University and 1,330 were admitted.

Bluffton University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 10%

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Bluffton University is locatedin Bluffton, Ohio, near the city of Dayton.

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College Info

1 University Drive Bluffton, OH 45817

Campus Setting: Small Town

Bluffton University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bluffton University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bluffton University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

890 - 1025


Math SAT Range

443 - 510


Reading SAT Range

445 - 538

Bluffton University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Bluffton University is like? There are approximately 791 students enrolled at Bluffton University, including 728 undergraduate students and 63 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 85% percent are from OH and 15% percent of students are from other states.


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