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Indiana University of Pennsylvania
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  • 4 Year
  • INDIANA, PA

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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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IUP is a public university located in Indiana, Pennsylvania. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 7,695 undergraduate students. The IUP acceptance rate is 93%. Popular majors include Criminology, Nursing, and Marketing. Graduating 56% of students, IUP alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,600.

About

1011 SOUTH DR 201 SUTTON HALL
INDIANA, PA 15705
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Rankings

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IUP Admissions

Acceptance Rate
93%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
910-1120
ACT Range
16-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$20,944 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,805 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 163 responses
61%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 184 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 184 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    29%
  • On Campus
    69%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,695 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
796
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 111 responses
  • There isn't a "typical" student
    33%
  • Everyone is different, its great!
    24%
  • Diverse
    18%
  • Outgoing and friendly
    11%
  • Eager
    5%
  • Thoughtful
    5%
  • CRAZY
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 204 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 241 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 129 responses
  • A pretty cool place.
    16%
  • Full of oppurtunities
    16%
  • Diverse
    14%
  • A mash up of Pennsylvania
    13%
  • Full of surprises
    9%
  • Beautiful
    6%
  • Expensive
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 108 responses

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