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Colleges / Indiana Wesleyan University

Indiana Wesleyan University

Marion, IN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate72%

About IWU

Indiana Wesleyan University is a private, religious university in the town of Marion, Indiana. IWU was founded in 1920. The college currently enrolls around 3,071 students per year, including 2,799 undergrads.

IWU Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into IWU. The acceptance rate at IWU is 72%. In 2021, 2,734 out of 3,796 total applicants were accepted.

Indiana Wesleyan University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 72%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 60%

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Indiana Wesleyan University is located in Marion, Indiana, near Indianapolis.

If you are interested in seeing IWU for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 69 to Marion, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Fort Wayne International.

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College Info

4201 South Washington Street Marion, IN 46953-4974

Campus Setting: Small Town

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Student Life

Wondering what life at IWU is like? There are approximately 3,071 students enrolled at IWU, including 2,799 undergraduate students and 272 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time.


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