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Colleges / Indiana University East

Indiana University East

Richmond, IN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate78%

About IU East

Indiana University East is a public, state university in the town of Richmond, Indiana. IU East was founded in 1971. The college enrolls around 3,039 students per year, including 2,786 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Indiana University East

It is moderately difficult to get into IU East. Around 78% of applicants get into IU East each year. In 2022, 1,230 out of 1,586 total applicants were accepted.

Indiana University East Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 13.2%

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Indiana University East is located in Richmond, Indiana, near Indianapolis.

If you would like to see IU East for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Richmond, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dayton International Airport.

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College Info

2325 Chester Boulevard Richmond, IN 47374

Campus Setting: Small Town

IU East Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 16

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to IU East is Aug 16.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to IU East is Continuous processing.

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IU East SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1000 - 1180


Math SAT Range

470 - 590


Reading SAT Range

490 - 610

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1180 and Above


1000 to 1180


1000 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for IU East students is 1161. Applicants with SAT scores of 1180 and above have a good chance of being admitted to IU East, while applicants with SAT scores between 1000 to 1180 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1000 have a low chance of being offered a spot at IU East.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at IU East is like? There are approximately 3,039 students enrolled at IU East, including 2,786 undergraduate students and 253 graduate students. 57% 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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