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IU East Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Indiana University East

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
69.7%
Admission Difficulty for Indiana University East
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into IU East and can I get accepted? The school has a 70% acceptance rate ranking it #17 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 891 out of 1,279 applicants were admitted making IU East a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent. Indiana University East typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 44% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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IU East SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1020-1190
Applicants Submitting SAT
69%
SAT Scores for Indiana University East
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 510
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1020
SAT Scores for Indiana University East
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1190
Average SAT Score 1110

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Indiana University East?

Indiana University East typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 930. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. The school ranks #33 in Indiana for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Indiana University East admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1190 and Above Good >80%
1105 to 1190 Avg + 70%-80%
1020 to 1105 Avg - 58%-70%
935 to 1020 Reach 45%-58%
Less than 935 Low <45%
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IU East ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
43%
ACT Scores for Indiana University East
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Indiana University East
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into IU East?

Admission data indicates that IU East regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #37 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Indiana University East.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Indiana University East admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >82%
20 to 23 Avg + 70%-82%
18 to 20 Avg - 60%-70%
16 to 18 Reach 50%-60%
Less than 16 Low <50%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.17
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Indiana University East. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Indiana University East was 3.17 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #30 in Indiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as IU East accepts 70% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Indiana University East students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 14% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 17% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 29% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 8% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

68% of Indiana University East freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Indiana University East students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 8%
Top 25% of class 29%
Top 50% of class 68%
Bottom 50% of class 32%
Bottom 25% of class 2%

Admission Statistics

Indiana University East admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 804 475 1,279
Accepted 559 332 891
Acceptance Rate 70% 70% 70%
Enrolled 250 146 396
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 45% 44% 44%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Indiana University East and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Indiana University East Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Indiana University East
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=151388 IPEDS survey data for Indiana University East.