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Depauw University Student Life

Depauw University is on a 655-acre campus in a small town setting in Greencastle, Indiana, not far from Indianapolis. Depauw University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Depauw University also has fraternities and sororities..

Depauw University students' favorite campus events are Monon Bell, Little 5 and DePauw Dialogue.

Depauw University Housing

Depauw University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Depauw University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Depauw University Athletics

At Depauw University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Depauw University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Club Teamsheerleading Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Crew Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Is Depauw University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

DePauw University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Depauw University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Depauw University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Depauw University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Depauw University, take Interstate 70 to Greencastle, IN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Indianapolis International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Indiana you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Depauw University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Depauw University Students

52%

Women

48%

Men

98%

Full Time

2%

Part Time

45%

In State

55%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

63%

15%

9%

6%

3%

2%

1%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

1,752

Non-Resident / International Students

261

Depauw University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,752

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

68%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$53,896

Out-of-State

$53,896

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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