12,674
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,786
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
90
90%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne is a Comprehensive institution located in Fort Wayne, IN, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2101 East Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN  46805-1499
United States
Contact Angela Morren
Undergraduate Applications Coordinator
Email: morrena@ipfw.edu
Phone: 260-481-6142
Fax: 260-481-6880

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing Checkmark
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Community Health Services Counseling Checkmark
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Health Services Administration Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,386
Applied
3,077
Accepted
12,674
Enrolled
91%
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Female Admissions

1,942
Females Applied
1,770
Females Accepted
91%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,444
Males Applied
1,307
Males Accepted
91%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.8
Recommended Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Rank in upper 50% of high school class

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

8,450
In-state
20,298
Out-of-state
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

9,786
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,480
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
12,003
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,751
Avg. Loan Aid
3,710
Avg. Grant Aid
5,401
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
94% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
56%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
5%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

12,674
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.07%
Black or African American 4.71%
White or Caucasian 82.85%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.26%
Asian 2.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.02%
Two or more races 2.64%
Other 0.61%

Gender

Male (44.68%)
Female (55.32%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 8%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
PIT Theater Performances, Kids' Carnival and IPFW Health Fair

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Live Action Combat Club, Active Minds, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Student Athlete Leadership Team and League of Legends (LOL)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Faculty

801
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 403
Part-time - 398
Male - 415
Female - 386