Top Rated Indiana Private Colleges

The Best Private Colleges in Indiana for 2022

These are the top ranked private four-year colleges in Indiana. Leading the rankings for 2022 as the highest ranked private college in Indiana is University of Notre Dame. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


16 results

University of Notre Dame
N
Notre Dame, IN
University of Notre Dame

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#1 Best Value in Indiana

  • 12,809enrollment
  • $29,981net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1400-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.91Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

DePauw University
D
Greencastle, IN
DePauw University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,752enrollment
  • $30,183net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1360SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.8Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
R
Terre Haute, IN
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,990enrollment
  • $43,606net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1460SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 4.02Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Butler University
B
Indianapolis, IN
Butler University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 5,544enrollment
  • $42,627net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1320SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

Saint Mary's College
S
Notre Dame, IN
Saint Mary's College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,581enrollment
  • $27,121net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1068-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA

Indiana Wesleyan University
I
Marion, IN
Indiana Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,108enrollment
  • $21,827net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1200SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Valparaiso University
V
Valparaiso, IN
Valparaiso University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,122enrollment
  • $22,500net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.76Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Hanover College
H
Hanover, IN
Hanover College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,028enrollment
  • $22,389net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1230SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.73Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Anderson University
A
Anderson, IN
Anderson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,406enrollment
  • $23,792net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 950-1160SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Huntington University
H
Huntington, IN
 
Huntington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,391enrollment
  • $20,798net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 970-1200SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne
S
Fort Wayne, IN
 
University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,271enrollment
  • $18,810net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg Weighted GPA

Trine University
T
Angola, IN
 
Trine University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,573enrollment
  • $24,686net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

University of Indianapolis
I
Indianapolis, IN
University of Indianapolis

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 5,638enrollment
  • $20,441net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 960-1170SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.48Avg Weighted GPA

Oakland City University
O
Oakland City, IN
 
Oakland City University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,241enrollment
  • $12,481net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 912-1136SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

Grace College and Theological Seminary
G
Winona Lake, IN
 
Grace College and Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,901enrollment
  • $20,415net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Saint Mary of the Woods College
S
Saint Mary of the Woods, IN
 
Saint Mary of the Woods College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,099enrollment
  • $16,874net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 940-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA