Apply to DePauw
Thank you for taking the first step toward becoming a part of the DePauw community.
Everything you need to apply to DePauw can be found here. Please review the Required Admission Materials Checklist below to make sure you have all of the necessary materials. Note the additional admission requirements for music, transfer and international students. The navigation menu to the left will provide further information on the application process and important dates.
*DePauw’s February 1 priority application deadline has passed, but as space permits we will continue to accept completed applications from well-qualified candidates.
Required Admission Materials Checklist
To apply online, use the links below to access the necessary forms. If you begin an online application, you may save your work at any point and continue at a later time.
Students wishing to complete a paper application for admission may print the PDF versions of either the Common Application or the DePauw Application for Admission using these links. A $40 application fee is required for processing a paper application for admission. (If a PDF page does not display, you may need to download and install Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free plug-in.)
Official Test Scores
- SAT I and SAT II: 1166
- AP: 1166
- ACT: 1184
- TOEFL: 1166
Official High School Transcript
A Sample of Your Writing
This requirement is fulfilled automatically when submitting the Common App or DePauw On-Line Application.
Additional Required Application Materials and Information for:
- Financial Aid
- School of Music
- Transfer Students
- Honors and Fellows Programs
- International Students
- Servicio en las Américas
Financial Aid If you plan to apply for financial aid, be sure to complete the financial aid forms by the deadlines to ensure the maximum possible financial assistance. (These forms and deadlines are available at the Financial Aid website.)
Early Decision Forms - Additional
School of Music Forms - Additional
Transfer Forms - Additional
Transfer applicants with two years of college studies at another institution are not required to submit a secondary school report, but may do so. All transfer applicants must submit an Official College Transcript from their current institution and complete one of the forms below.