DePauw University Rankings

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In the World#1526 of 14178
In North America#477 of 2629
In the United States#431 of 2528
In Indiana#11 of 55
In Greencastle#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
1245
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$29,557 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,972
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
depauw.edu

DePauw University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%61%67%
Applicants4,9352,2392,696
Admissions3,1761,3591,817
Freshmen enrolled full time423226197

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
305 or 72%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1130
or below

75% of them
had 1360
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in DePauw University are 1130-1360 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
210 or 50%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in DePauw University are 23-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1250 (63%)
Nonresident Alien266 (13%)
Hispanic185 (9%)
Black or African American112 (6%)
Asian67 (3%)
Two or more races53 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown36 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$29,557/year
Average aid awarded
$35,367
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$14,008
$30-48K$19,206
$48-75K$18,183
$75-110K$23,477
$110K+$32,041

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$50,278
Tuition in-state$50,278
Tuition out-of-state$50,278
Fee in-district$868
Fee in-state$868
Fee out-of-state$868

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,480
Combined charge for room and board$13,400

DePauw University Majors

MajorBachelor's
Economics, General89
Communication, General84
Computer Science44
Writing, General24
Political Science and Government, General22
Kinesiology and Exercise Science21
Biochemistry19
Psychology, General18
International Public Health & International Health17
Music Performance, General16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other11
Neuroscience10
Music, General10
Environmental Science9
History, General8
Education, General8
English Language and Literature, General8
Sociology7
Spanish Language and Literature6
Conservation Biology6
Cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology6
Music Management5
Philosophy5
Anthropology5
Mathematics, General4
Asian Studies & Civilization3
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology3
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution3
Pre-Engineering3
Actuarial Science2
Religion & Religious Studies2
Physics, General2
Film & Cinema & Video Studies2
Music Teacher Education2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other1
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1
Chemistry, General1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Geology & Earth Science, General1
Grand Total505
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate84%81%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,472
Citations
31,325

Publication count by topic

Psychology
190
Physics
168
Sociology
155
Computer science
132
Biology
114
Political science
112
Art
96
History
93
Philosophy
73
Medicine
38
Economics
36
Chemistry
34
Mathematics
34
Geography
29
Geology
26
Engineering
22
Business
16
Environmental science
14
Materials science
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy500532
History753226
Sociology9032,579
Political science9891,027
Physics10138,638
Art118754
Psychology12177,865
Geology1450902
Economics2043530
Geography2080349
Biology24413,289
Environmental science2466476
Computer science27321,020
Medicine28821,145
Mathematics3378301
Chemistry3951460
Business405143
Engineering481122
Materials science506724

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901557
19911862
19921480
19931090
19941281
1995993
199624117
199710133
199815172
199914148
200023145
200130198
200230256
200332357
200436517
200542685
200644734
200740906
200866958
2009581242
2010431431
2011561667
2012601856
2013542143
2014772113
2015562291
2016752081
2017482178
2018581974
2019582076
2020472196

General info

Alternative namesDePauw
Founded1837
WikipediaDePauw University
MottoUncommon Success Begins at DePauw
Colorsblack, old gold
Academic CalendarFour-One-Four
Total FTE staff612
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address313 S Locust St
Greencastle, Indiana, 46135-1772
United States
City population10,000
Phone7656584800
Fax+1 (765) 658 4007

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