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Colleges / Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate83%


Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is a public, state university in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana. IUPUI was founded in 1969. The university enrolls around 25,979 students a year, including 17,727 undergrads.

IUPUI Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into IUPUI. The acceptance rate at IUPUI is 83%. In 2022, 12,961 out of 15,637 total applicants were accepted.

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 83%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 31.1%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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College Info

420 University Boulevard Indianapolis, IN 46202

Campus Setting: Urban

IUPUI Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to IUPUI is May 15.

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

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



Composite SAT Range

1060 - 1240


Math SAT Range

520 - 620


Reading SAT Range

530 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1240 and Above


1060 to 1240


1060 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for IUPUI students is 1161. Applicants with SAT scores of 1240 and above have a good chance of being admitted to IUPUI, while applicants with SAT scores between 1060 to 1240 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1060 have a low chance of being offered a spot at IUPUI.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at IUPUI is like? There are approximately 25,979 students enrolled at IUPUI, including 17,727 undergraduate students and 8,252 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from IN and 7% percent of students are from other states.


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