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Purdue University
  • 4 Year
  • WEST LAFAYETTE, IN

Purdue University Admissions

Admissions Overview

Purdue admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 60%. Students that get into Purdue have an average SAT score between 1190-1440 or an average ACT score of 25-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Purdue is January 15. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Purdue early action deadline is November 1.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
55,311
SAT Range
1190-1440
SAT Reading
590-690
SAT Math
600-750
Students Submitting SAT
81%
ACT Range
25-32
ACT English
24-34
ACT Math
26-33
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
50%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
No data available  
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$60
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
67%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 111 responses
Poll
71%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 111 responses

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