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Applying to IU

Admission Scoreboard
Acceptance Rate 80.38%
Yield 22.35%
SAT Score 1,235
ACT Score 28
Applicants 44,129

Applying To IU

For the academic year 2020-21, the acceptance rate is 80.38% at Indiana University-Bloomington where a total of 44,129 students applied and 35,469 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,235 and the average ACT score is 28. It requires three items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants.
The following table describes the general admission information for applying to IU.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationwww.indiana.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://online.iu.edu/resources/admissions
Acceptance Rate80%
Average Test Scores1,235 SAT / 28 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2020-2021, the acceptance rate is 80.38% where a total of 44,129 students (20,538 men and 23,591 women) have applied to IU and 35,469 (16,595 men and 18,874 women) students have been admitted to the school.
Among them, 3,858 male and 4,070 female students have enrolled into IU and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 22.35%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at IU
TotalMenWomen
Applicants44,12920,53823,591
Admitted35,46916,59518,874
Enrolled7,9283,8584,070
Acceptance Rate 80.38% 80.80% 80.01%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 22.35% 23.25% 21.56%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At IU, 6,105 applicants (77% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 4,176 applicants (53%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.
The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,235 and the average ACT score is 28 at IU. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,350 and 25th percentile score is 1,120. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 94 and the 25th percentile score is 70. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at IU.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at IU
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing560670
SAT Math560680
ACT Composite2431
ACT Math2330
ACT English2333
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Indiana University-Bloomington requires 3 item(s) (High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (High School GPA, High School Rank) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit.
Application Requirements for IU
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Indiana University-Bloomington is Semester. Indiana University-Bloomington accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Indiana University-Bloomington accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training