Indiana University-East (IUE)

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IUE can be found in Richmond, IN, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around four thousand students enrolled each year at Indiana University-East.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to IUE. A score in the range of 930 - 1140 on the SAT exam, or 17 - 23 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the IUE average GPA ranges from 2.80 to 3.18 for accepted students. 63% of all those students that apply are admitted to IUE, from which 31 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall IUE Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Indiana University-East was reported as 62.5% in Fall 2020 with over 2,320 applications submitted to IUE. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • IUE ACT Scores: 17 - 23
  • IUE Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Indiana University-East?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Indiana University-East is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Indiana University-East has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 60.3%
  • 2017-2018: 69.7%
  • 2018-2019: 64.9%
  • 2019-2020: 62.5%
  • Projected IUE Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 59.7%

How Does IUE Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for IUE is ten percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Earlham College63.4%
Kettering College22.2%
Anderson University62.7%
Taylor University68.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to IUE (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 580
Math460 - 560
Total Score930 - 1140
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math17 - 24
Composite Score17 - 23
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