IPFW Admission RequirementsFort Wayne, Indiana
Chances of getting into Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into IPFW and can I get accepted? The school has a 97% acceptance rate ranking it #47 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,615 out of 4,777 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 64 percent. Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 34% 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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IPFW SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT86%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||970|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1180|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne?
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne typically requires applicants to be in the top 66 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 970 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #26 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. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1180 and Above||Good||>98%|
|1075 to 1180||Avg +||97%-98%|
|970 to 1075||Avg -||95%-97%|
|865 to 970||Reach||92%-95%|
|Less than 865||Low||<92%|
IPFW ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT24%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into IPFW?
Admission data indicates that IPFW 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 14 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 #28 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. 24 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>98%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||97%-98%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||95%-97%|
|15 to 18||Reach||93%-95%|
|Less than 15||Low||<93%|
Avg. High School GPA3.19
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne was 3.19 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 grades are above the average 3.19 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as IPFW accepts 97% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||17%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||24%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||10%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
77% 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||38%|
|Top 50% of class||77%|
|Bottom 50% of class||23%|
|Bottom 25% of class||3%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||30%||38%||34%|
Applications are DueAug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply25
Applicants have 25 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to IPFW before the Aug 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|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.
Frequently Asked Questions
86% of students submit their SAT scores to IPFW. 24% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
97% 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 970 and 1180. 86% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.