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DePauw University Admissions

DePauw admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 58%. Students that get into DePauw have an average SAT score between 1180-1360 or an average ACT score of 24-29. The regular admissions application deadline for DePauw is February 1. Interested students can apply for early action and early decision. The early action deadline is December 1, and the early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
58%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
88%
Total Applicants
4,848
SAT Range
1180-1360
SAT Reading
510-620
SAT Math
530-660
Students Submitting SAT
50%
ACT Range
24-29
ACT English
24-30
ACT Math
24-28
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
78%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
89%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.18 responses
Poll
94%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.18 responses
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