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Indiana University Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 72%
Applicants who took ACT: 62%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 30%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 7%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 38%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 38%
SAT I Math score 700+: 14%
SAT I Math score 600+: 52%
ACT score 24-29: 53%
ACT score 30-36: 29%
ACT score 24+: 82%
Students applied: 36,362
Students admitted: 27,668
Admission rate: 76%
Students per faculty: 17
4-year graduation rate: 59%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 36,419
Full-time enrolled men: 15,629
Full-time enrolled women: 15,741
Part-time enrolled men: 2,174
Part-time enrolled women: 2,875
Freshmen retained: 89%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $9,087
Fees (in state): $1,301
Tuition (out of state): $32,440
Fees (out of state): $1,301
Room and board: $9,794
Est. book expense: $1,230
Total cost (in state): $21,412
Total cost (out of state): $44,765
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$11,275
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$15,966
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$34,628
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$39,319
Average debt at graduation: $27,300

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 64%
Average need-based aid: $10,137
Average non-need-based aid: $5,446

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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