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Purdue Comparisons

West Lafayette, Indiana

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Frequently Compared

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Compare with Indiana Public Colleges

I
Indiana University Bloomington

$195 higher in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


B
Ball State University

$90 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


I
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

$835 lower in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


I
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

$2,015 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


S
University of Southern Indiana

$1,409 lower in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


I
Indiana University East

$2,548 lower in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Indiana Private Colleges

N
University of Notre Dame

$48,618 higher in-state tuition
54% lower acceptance rate


B
Butler University

$32,692 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


D
DePauw University

$43,182 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


R
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

$39,761 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


H
Holy Cross College

$23,082 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


H
Hanover College

$29,682 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


W
Wabash College

$35,282 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


E
Earlham College

$38,805 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

M
University of Michigan

$6,132 higher in-state tuition
49% lower acceptance rate


S
Michigan State University

$5,032 higher in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


O
Ohio State University

$1,300 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


W
University of Wisconsin Madison

$445 lower in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Tennessee

$1,614 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


K
University of Kentucky

$1,529 higher in-state tuition
25% higher acceptance rate


M
Miami University

$4,072 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


I
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

$2,536 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


I
University of Illinois at Chicago

$1,058 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


I
University of Iowa

$1,362 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

$1,202 higher in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Michigan Dearborn

$3,698 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Missouri Columbia

$299 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Missouri St Louis

$1,496 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


M
Missouri University of Science and Technology

$422 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

V
Vanderbilt University

$45,122 higher in-state tuition
62% lower acceptance rate


C
University of Chicago

$49,538 higher in-state tuition
63% lower acceptance rate


N
Northwestern University

$50,558 higher in-state tuition
62% lower acceptance rate


L
Loyola University Chicago

$36,692 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


B
Belmont University

$26,932 higher in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


W
Washington University in St Louis

$48,032 higher in-state tuition
56% lower acceptance rate


D
University of Dayton

$35,172 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


M
Marquette University

$35,252 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


W
Wheaton College

$30,852 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


C
Case Western Reserve University

$44,302 higher in-state tuition
39% lower acceptance rate


O
Oberlin College

$49,666 higher in-state tuition
35% lower acceptance rate


F
Fisk University

$11,210 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


D
Denison University

$47,782 higher in-state tuition
41% lower acceptance rate


G
Grinnell College

$48,438 higher in-state tuition
58% lower acceptance rate


K
Kenyon College

$53,342 higher in-state tuition
32% lower acceptance rate


H
Hope College

$26,582 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


S
Saint Louis University Main Campus

$38,382 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


I
Illinois Institute of Technology

$38,952 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


J
John Carroll University

$34,022 higher in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


C
Calvin College

$28,272 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


W
The College of Wooster

$45,332 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


C
Cornell College

$37,382 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


M
Milwaukee School of Engineering

$33,566 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


K
Kalamazoo College

$44,258 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


K
Kettering University

$34,662 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


O
Ohio Northern University

$24,672 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


B
Beloit College

$44,466 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


I
Illinois Wesleyan University

$42,590 higher in-state tuition
24% lower acceptance rate


C
Cedarville University

$23,456 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


A
Andrews University

$20,834 higher in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


C
Centre College

$36,282 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


O
Ohio Wesleyan University

$38,554 higher in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


L
Luther College

$36,412 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


L
Lake Forest College

$40,382 higher in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


T
Transylvania University

$31,082 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


U
Union University

$24,602 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


L
Lawrence University

$42,383 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


M
Monmouth College

$31,522 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


F
Franciscan University of Steubenville

$20,002 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


A
Asbury University

$22,366 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


A
Aquinas College

$11,632 higher in-state tuition
29% lower acceptance rate


K
Knox College

$41,066 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


H
Hannibal LaGrange University

$13,282 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

F
University of Florida

$5,241 lower in-state tuition
39% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Texas at Austin

$2,034 higher in-state tuition
40% lower acceptance rate


C
Clemson University

$4,400 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


G
University of Georgia

$72 higher in-state tuition
29% lower acceptance rate


N
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

$2,699 lower in-state tuition
49% lower acceptance rate


V
Virginia Tech

$2,032 higher in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Irvine

$1,724 higher in-state tuition
40% lower acceptance rate


W
University of Washington Seattle Campus

$1,209 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


N
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

$3,183 lower in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Santa Barbara

$1,724 higher in-state tuition
40% lower acceptance rate


V
University of Virginia Main Campus

$6,292 higher in-state tuition
48% lower acceptance rate


T
Texas A & M University College Station

$379 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


C
University of Colorado Boulder

$1,010 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


C
University of California Davis

$1,724 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


G
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

$540 higher in-state tuition
53% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California San Diego

$1,724 higher in-state tuition
35% lower acceptance rate


S
Stony Brook University

$2,648 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


B
SUNY at Binghamton

$2,648 lower in-state tuition
25% lower acceptance rate


M
University of Massachusetts Amherst

$6,073 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


P
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

$9,374 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


C
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

$3,976 lower in-state tuition
36% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Texas at Dallas

$4,846 higher in-state tuition
18% higher acceptance rate


R
Rutgers University New Brunswick

$2,818 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


M
University of Minnesota Twin Cities

$3,814 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


U
University of Utah

$1,969 lower in-state tuition
26% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Connecticut

$5,312 higher in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


A
University of Alabama at Birmingham

$1,150 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Missouri Kansas City

$778 lower in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate