97%

Acceptance Rate

$8,013

Avg.Financial Aid

001828

FAFSA Code

About Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

10,139

Website

www.pfw.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

2101 E Coliseum Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2604816100
Fax: 2604816880
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. Purdue University Fort Wayne doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

97%

SAT Range

970 - 1180

ACT Range

18 - 25

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Purdue University Fort Wayne is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. Purdue University Fort Wayne has 4 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $50, as part of the admission process at PUFW. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 970-1190, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 18 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Purdue University Fort Wayne is 21. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 2101 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805-1499. They can also call them at (260) 481-4739.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$10,195

Average Annual Cost

$7,349

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$1,101

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,242

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,258

Total One Year Cost

$22,200

Before applying to PUFW, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $28,882 per year. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

55%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

43%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$184

Faculty Overview

60%

Male Professors

40%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

160 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

155 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

103 Graduates

Public Administration

90 Graduates

Psychology, General

88 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

82 Graduates

Biology, General

74 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

72 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

51 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

50 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

44 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

43 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

39 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

38 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

31 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

28 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

27 Graduates

Computer Science

25 Graduates

History

25 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

23 Graduates

Mathematics

21 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

19 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

18 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

17 Graduates

Physical Science Technologies/Techn...

17 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

16 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

16 Graduates

Anthropology

13 Graduates

Music

13 Graduates

Chemistry

12 Graduates

Gerontology

12 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

12 Graduates

Physics

12 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

12 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

11 Graduates

Political Science and Government

11 Graduates

Civil Engineering

10 Graduates

Computer Engineering

10 Graduates

Construction Engineering Technologi...

10 Graduates

Sociology

9 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

8 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

8 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

7 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

6 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

5 Graduates

Economics

5 Graduates

Civil Engineering Technologies/Tech...

4 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

4 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Architectural Engineering Technolog...

3 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

2 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

9,664

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

28%

Full-time

59%

Part-time

41%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

77% White

0% Unknown

6% Black

8% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

6%

Out Of State

92%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,940 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,108/year

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Mastodons

School Colors

royal blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

18

Sports Club

24

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,620 per year for living on campus. The university has enrolled around 46% male and 54% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$30,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$36,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$15,750

$29,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$163 - 301

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

70%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,013

Students Receiving Federal Grants

46%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,547

Students Receiving State Aid

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,877

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

28%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,331

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$10,773

$30K - $48K

$10,181

$48K - $75K

$4,900

$75K - $110K

$1,820

> $110K

$789

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$535,042

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,909,524

The financial aid department of Purdue University Fort Wayne helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Purdue University Fort Wayne is around $2,676 and the federal grant is $4,768. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $5,155 as well as institutional aid worth $2,676.

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