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Colleges / Indiana State University

Indiana State University

Terre Haute, IN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

About Indiana State

Indiana State University is a public, state school in the town of Terre Haute, Indiana. Indiana State was founded in 1865. The college currently enrolls around 9,583 students per year, including 7,704 undergraduate students.

Indiana State Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Indiana State. In 2022, Indiana State accepted 94% of applicants. In 2022, 12,581 students applied to Indiana State and 11,786 were admitted.

Indiana State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 47%

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Indiana State University is locatedin Terre Haute, Indiana, in the city of Indianapolis.

If you would like to see Indiana State for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Terre Haute, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Indianapolis International.

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College Info

210 North Seventh Street Terre Haute, IN 47809

Campus Setting: Small Town

Indiana State Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Indiana State is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Indiana State is Continuous processing.

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

Indiana State SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

930 - 1140


Math SAT Range

460 - 570


Reading SAT Range

470 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1140 and Above


930 to 1140


930 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Indiana State students is 1042. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Indiana State, while applicants with SAT scores between 930 to 1140 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 930 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Indiana State.

Indiana State Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Indiana State is like? There are approximately 9,583 students enrolled at Indiana State, including 7,704 undergraduate students and 1,879 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 69% percent are from IN and 31% percent of students are from other states.


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