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DePauw University

Greencastle, Indiana

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Student Population
DePauw University overview
Location Greencastle, Indiana
Online depauw.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
DePauw University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Greencastle, Indiana, DePauw University is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,695 prospective students applied, and 3,683 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 500 enrolled in the school.  1,700 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 24 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $52,900 plus fees of $996. DePauw is ranked 85 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



DePauw is rated within the top 19% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
DePauw University overview
SAT 1160/1420
ACT 24/31
GPA 3.97
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for DePauw University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$996
Room and Board $14,098
Budget for Other Expenses$1,200
Total One Year Cost$70,394

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$61,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by DePauw University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 19%
Communication 12%
English and Literature 11%
Biology 11%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%

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