|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into IPFW and can I get accepted? The school has a 83% acceptance rate ranking it #33 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,586 out of 5,540 applicants were admitted making Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent. Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||980|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1180|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne?
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne typically prefers applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #18 in Indiana for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 86 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1180 and Above||Good||>89%|
|1080 to 1180||Avg +||83%-89%|
|980 to 1080||Avg -||74%-83%|
|880 to 980||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 880||Low||<63%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into IPFW?
Admission data indicates that IPFW regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #18 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. 24 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>89%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||83%-89%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||74%-83%|
|16 to 19||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 16||Low||<63%|
What GPA do you need to get into Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into IPFW. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne was 3.33 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #29 in Indiana for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.33 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as IPFW accepts 83% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||15.6%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||16.8%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.49||13.9%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||14.8%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.99||21.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||6.1%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||0.1%||Reach|
|less than 1.00||0%||Reach|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
72% of Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||13%|
|Top 25% of class||39%|
|Top 50% of class||72%|
|Lower 50% of class||28%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||27%||35%||30%|
Applicants have 72 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=151102 IPEDS survey data for Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.
86% of students submit their SAT scores to IPFW. 24% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
83% of those who apply are granted admission to IPFW. Admission competition is and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1180. 86% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 25. 24% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.