Dates & Deadlines
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The Application Process
READY TO APPLY?
Please review the required admission materials checklist below to make sure you have all of the necessary materials. We are a Common App exclusive school. Please note the additional requirements for music, transfer and international students.
Required Admission Materials Checklist
Fill out an application
Use the Common Application to apply online. If you begin an online application, you may save your work at any point and continue later.
Get a Secondary School Report
You can use the Common Application website to fulfill this requirement.
Get your official test scores
DePauw University numbers for submitting score are 1166 (AP, TOEFL, SAT I, and SAT II) and 1184 (ACT). We superscore.
Send your official high school transcript
This must come from your current or most recently attended high school.
Submit a letter of recommendation
This can be from either a teacher or high school guidance counselor. You can use the Common Application website to fulfill this requirement.