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Colleges / Illinois Wesleyan University

Illinois Wesleyan University

Bloomington, IL 4-Year Private http://www.iwu.edu/

IWU Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Very Selective


How hard is it to get into Illinois Wesleyan University ? IWU is a very selective institution. The IWU acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 61 out of every 100 applicants.

IWU Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to IWU is unknown.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown.

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

IWU ACT Scores


ACT Range

24 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

29 and Above


24 to 29


24 and Less


ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Illinois Wesleyan University is 27. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into IWU. Students with an ACT score that falls between 24 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 24 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

IWU SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1340


Math SAT Range

560 - 670


Reading SAT Range

560 - 650

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1340 and Above


1120 to 1340


1120 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Illinois Wesleyan University students is 27. Applicants with SAT scores of 29 and above have a good chance of being admitted to IWU, while applicants with SAT scores between 24 to 29 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 24 have a low chance of being offered a spot at IWU.


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At IWU, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.80. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Settings


Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

School Info

1312 N Park St Bloomington, IL 61702-2900

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