Indiana University Northwest

Indiana University Northwest Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

Indiana University Northwest was established in 1963 and is located in Gary, Indiana. It is the fifth-largest campus in the Indiana University system with over 6,000 students enrolled. The university was created to provide higher education opportunities to residents of the northwest corner of Indiana. The university has grown significantly since its inception and now offers over 70 degree programs at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

The past 56 years have seen Indiana University Northwest become a leader in innovation and educational excellence. In 1997, IU Northwest launched the first fully online degree program in the state of Indiana, which has since grown to include numerous certificate and degree programs. IU Northwest also prides itself on its commitment to service learning, providing students with real-world experiences through partnerships with local businesses and organizations. In addition, IU Northwest is dedicated to promoting diversity on campus by recruiting faculty from diverse backgrounds and providing a welcoming environment for all students regardless of race, gender or sexual orientation. This commitment has resulted in IU Northwest becoming one of the most diverse campuses among all public universities in Indiana. Check searchforpublicschools for a list of public schools in Arizona by county.

Indiana University Northwest, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of Indiana University Northwest. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about Indiana University Northwest, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school’s official website.

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Indiana University Northwest

Indiana University Northwest is a public university located in Gary, Indiana. It is part of the Indiana University system and offers over 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs for students to choose from. The university has an enrollment of 5,947 students every year with a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1. The admissions rate for the university is 83%, which means that out of every 100 applicants, 83 are accepted into the program. The average GPA for incoming freshman is 3.2, and the average SAT score is 1150. IU Northwest also offers a variety of scholarships and grants to help make college more affordable for its students. In addition, IU Northwest has numerous student clubs and organizations available to join as well as a wide range of on-campus activities and events to take part in throughout the year.

Fall 2022 Selectivity

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2022 acceptance rate 77%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 77%

Fall 2022 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 1,912
Female applicants 1,253
Male applicants 659
Applicants accepted 1,481
Female applicants accepted 965
Male applicants accepted 516
Freshman enrollment 938
Female freshman enrollment 594
Male freshman enrollment 344
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2022 Wait List

School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2022 High School Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 77%

Fall 2022 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA 84%
Average high school GPA 2.6
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.2-3.1

Fall 2022 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 63%
SAT Critical Reading average score 446
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 390-500
SAT Math average score 447
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 380-500
SAT Writing average score 442
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range N/A
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 13%
Average ACT Composite score 20
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 16-23
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 15-23
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 16-23