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Purdue University
  • 4 Year
  • WEST LAFAYETTE, IN

Purdue University Admissions

What is the acceptance rate for Purdue?

Purdue admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 69%. Students that get into Purdue have an average SAT score between 1190-1430 or an average ACT score of 26-33. 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.

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Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
69%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
59,436
SAT Range
1190-1430
SAT Reading
590-690
SAT Math
600-740
Students Submitting SAT
62%
ACT Range
26-33
ACT English
25-34
ACT Math
26-33
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
31%

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
66%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 116 responses
Poll
73%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 115 responses

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