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Purdue University Admissions

Purdue admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 58%. Students that get into Purdue have an average SAT score between 1180-1410 or an average ACT score of 25-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Purdue is January 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
58%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
53,722
SAT Range
1180-1410
SAT Reading
590-680
SAT Math
590-730
Students Submitting SAT
76%
ACT Range
25-32
ACT English
24-33
ACT Math
25-32
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
51%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
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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