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About Vincennes University

Vincennes University is a public, state school in an small town setting in Vincennes, Indiana. Vincennes University was founded in 1801 and now enrolls around 16,048 students a year, including 16,048 undergrads.

There are 21 Vincennes University undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Vincennes University Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Average GPA 3.0
In-State Tuition $5,743
Out-of-State $14,273

Vincennes University Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Vincennes University

Vincennes University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Vincennes University Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not competitive to get into Vincennes University. In 2021, Vincennes University accepted 84% of applicants. In 2021, 3,501 out of 4,185 total applicants were accepted.

Vincennes University Waitlist

Vincennes University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Vincennes University?

Vincennes University is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Vincennes University, applicants must submit the following items.

Vincennes University Application Requirements

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Vincennes University Average GPA and Test Scores

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Vincennes University is 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Vincennes University.

Does Vincennes University Require the ACT or SAT?

Vincennes University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Does Vincennes University Provide Dorms?

Yes! Vincennes University provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Vincennes University.

Financial Aid at Vincennes University

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Vincennes University a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a university is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Vincennes University

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Vincennes University, around 52% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 23 students who started at Vincennes University as first-time freshman, 5 graduate within four years.

Vincennes University's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 22%. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Vincennes University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Vincennes University a good school for you?

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Where is Vincennes University Located?

Vincennes University is located in the small town setting of Vincennes, Indiana.

If you want to see Vincennes University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 41, U.S. Highway 50 to Vincennes, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Evansville Regional.

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

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College Info

1002 North First Street Vincennes, IN 47591

Campus Setting: Small Town

Vincennes University Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Vincennes University is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at Vincennes University is like? There are approximately 16,048 students enrolled at Vincennes University. 27% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from IN and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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