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Live in an interconnected world.

DePauw University is a rigorous academic community committed to transformative engagement both inside and outside the classroom. We believe in the importance of educating global citizens. DePauw is proud of its diverse identity and ensures that at least 10% of each incoming class is composed of the brightest international students from 41+ countries from around the world. The DePauw experience means deep intellectual engagement, experiential learning, leadership development and lifelong relationships that lead our graduates to uncommon success. Please review the deadlines and required admissions materials for international students before submitting your application.

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Application Deadlines

Early Decision I Deadline: November 1
Early Action Deadline:  December 1
Early Decision II Deadline: January 15
Regular Decision Deadline: February 1



International Admission Materials Checklist


Early Decision I Notification: November 15
Early Action Notification:  January 15
Early Decision II Notification: February 1
Regular Decision Notification: March 1



A $400 non refundable enrollment deposit is due by May 1, 2023 to secure a spot in our Class of 2027*

  • To check the status of your application or pay your acceptance deposit, please log in to your student portal. If you have questions regarding your student portal or trouble logging in, please contact the Office of Admission at 765.658.4006.

Admitted Students: here are detailed instructions about the enrollment process.



Admitted students who have already submitted their enrollment deposit ($400) can request to defer for up to one year. If you choose to defer an additional $1,100.00 advance tuition deposit is required to secure your seat in the following semester or academic year and this deposit will be credited to your first semester charges. Please note that the advance tuition payment is non-refundable but is also applied toward tuition when you enroll at DePauw University.

Any student who is deferring must submit their formal request in writing which should include the student's reasoning for deferring to loutfijirari@depauw.edu. If the deferral request is approved, the advance tuition payment must be submitted by June 1st, 2022.