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DePauw University Admissions

DePauw admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 63%. Students that get into DePauw have an average SAT score between 1120-1340 or an average ACT score of 23-29. 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
63%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
88%
Total Applicants
5,476
SAT Range
1120-1340
SAT Reading
560-660
SAT Math
560-680
Students Submitting SAT
68%
ACT Range
23-29
ACT English
23-32
ACT Math
23-29
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
59%

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
$40
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not 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