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Colleges / Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana, PA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

About IUP

Indiana University of Pennsylvania is a public, state college in the town of Indiana, Pennsylvania. IUP was founded in 1875. The college currently enrolls around 9,374 students a year, including 7,339 undergraduate students.

IUP Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not difficult to get into IUP. In 2022, IUP accepted 94% of applicants. In 2022, 8,335 out of 8,848 total applicants were accepted.

Indiana University of Pennsylvania 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 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 45%

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Indiana University of Pennsylvania is locatedin Indiana, Pennsylvania, in the city of Pittsburgh.

If you want to see IUP for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 76 and Interstate 99 to Indiana, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Pittsburgh International.

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College Info

1011 South Drive Indiana, PA 15705

Campus Setting: Small Town

IUP Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to IUP is Continuous processing.

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

IUP SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

950 - 1130


Math SAT Range

460 - 560


Reading SAT Range

480 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


950 to 1130


950 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for IUP students is 1041. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to IUP, while applicants with SAT scores between 950 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 950 have a low chance of being offered a spot at IUP.

IUP Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at IUP is like? There are approximately 9,374 students enrolled at IUP, including 7,339 undergraduate students and 2,035 graduate students. 88% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from PA and 4% percent of students are from other states.


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