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Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate82%
Acceptance Rate82%

About IPFW

Purdue University Fort Wayne is a public, state college in the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana. IPFW was founded in 1917. The college enrolls around 8,298 students a year, including 7,768 undergrads.

IPFW Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into IPFW. The acceptance rate at IPFW is 82%. In 2022, 4,998 out of 6,077 total applicants were accepted.

Purdue University Fort Wayne Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 82%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 63%

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IPFW Campus Tours

Purdue University Fort Wayne is locatedin the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana,.

If you want to see IPFW for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 69 to Fort Wayne, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Fort Wayne International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Purdue University Fort Wayne and Fort Wayne are like without leaving home.

College Info

2101 East Coliseum Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

Campus Setting: Urban

IPFW Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to IPFW is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to IPFW is Aug 1.

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



Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1200


Math SAT Range

500 - 600


Reading SAT Range

500 - 610

IPFW Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at IPFW is like? There are approximately 8,298 students enrolled at IPFW, including 7,768 undergraduate students and 530 graduate students. 61% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from IN and 10% percent of students are from other states.


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