IU Admissions Requirements
How hard is it to get into Indiana University Bloomington ? IU is a somewhat selective institution. The IU acceptance rate is 78%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.
IU Application Deadline
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to IU 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
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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Indiana University Bloomington is 28. Students with an ACT score of 31 and above have a good chance of getting into IU. Students with an ACT score that falls between 24 and 31 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.
IU SAT Scores
Composite SAT Range
1140 - 1380
Math SAT Range
570 - 690
Reading SAT Range
580 - 670
Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score
1380 and Above
1140 to 1380
1140 and Less
SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median SAT score for Indiana University Bloomington students is 28. Applicants with SAT scores of 31 and above have a good chance of being admitted to IU, while applicants with SAT scores between 24 to 31 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 IU.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
GPA Needed to Get Accepted
At IU, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.73. 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.
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