Indiana University at South BendSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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South Bend, Indiana Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,527

Avg in-state tuition

$19,978

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Indiana University at South Bend

Indiana University at South Bend is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in South Bend, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,092, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 78%. The university offers 54 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 38%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,527, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,978.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

78% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 78%

Retention Rate 68%

Graduation Rate 38%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 950-1130

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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65%

Female Student Population

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

5k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

68%

Hispanic

13%

Black

8%

Two or more races

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

52% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

52%

State Grant Aid

45%

Institution Grant Aid

56%

Pell Grant

52%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,987
State Grant Aid $5,487
Institution Grant Aid $2,129
Pell Grant Aid $4,423
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.