Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN

Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN

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Tuition & Fees

$9,708

$21,741

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
23%
500-599
44%
400-499
27%
300-399
2%
700-800
3%
600-699
18%
500-599
48%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
30-36
7%
24-29
24%
18-23
51%
12-17
15%
6-11
0
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undergraduateRatios

49%

male

51%

female

14

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,192
Declined 1,095
Total Received 6,287
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Public

6,747

undergraduate students

3,461

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Purdue University Fort Wayne (formerly Indiana University - Purdue University--Fort Wayne), founded in 1964, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 683-acre campus is located in Fort Wayne, IN, 110 miles from Indianapolis.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 10,208
Established in 1917
Coeducational Coeducational

Scholarships

683-acre campus in Fort Wayne (population: 265,904), 110 miles from Indianapolis. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Indianapolis. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Fort Wayne International

Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 East Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN
46805-1499

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
10%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
no
No freshman housing consideration
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • Live Action Combat Club
  • Active Minds
  • InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
  • Student Athlete Leadership Team
  • League of Legends (LOL)

Top Events

  • PIT Theater Performances
  • Kids' Carnival
  • PFW Health Fair
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Choral groups
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
11%
Top 1/4
20%
Top 1/2
39%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
23%
500-599
44%
400-499
27%
300-399
2%
700-800
3%
600-699
18%
500-599
48%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
30-36
7%
24-29
24%
18-23
51%
12-17
15%
6-11
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $50
Application deadline August 1
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.23

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,192
Declined 1,095
Total Received 6,287

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Considered

recommendation(s)
state residency
talent/ability

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
interview
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
volunteer work
work experience

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 45
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $8,589
Room & board $9,620
Additional fees $1,119
Books & supplies $1,240
Other fees $2,120
Total $22,688

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

Scholarships

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Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

action combat, adapdons, bass fishing, color guard, health/fitness, ice hockey, jiujitsu, rugby, running, skiing, snowboarding, wrestling

Club Sports - Women's

action combat, adapodons, bass fishing, color guard, health/fitness, ice hockey, jiujitsu, rugby, running, skiing, snowboarding, wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Football, Golf, Ice hockey, Racquetball, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball, Wrestling

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Divison I

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Anthropology
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biochemistry
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemical Technology/Technician
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Commercial and Advertising Art
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
Computational Mathematics
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Drawing
Economics, General
Education, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Experimental Psychology
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
French Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Language Teacher Education
German Language and Literature
Graphic Design
Health Services Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
History, General
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

10,208

total students

92%

in-state

8%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

66%

6,747
students

Female
51%
3,442

Male
49%
3,308

34%

3,461
students

Female
59%
2,027

Male
41%
1,431

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

79%

5,350
students

Female
52%
2,782

Male
48%
2,568

21%

1,400
students

Female
48%
660

Male
52%
740

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 57%
Student 4 year graduation rate 17%
Student 5 year graduation rate 15%
Student 6 year graduation rate 5%

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
74%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

433

Transfer students enrolled

4%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations yes
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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