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Discover a transformative education that ignites your curiosity and gives you the freedom to explore what lights up your soul.

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What It Means To Be Gold Within

It starts with world-class academics, hands-on experience, and exceptional career (and life!) preparation. It includes close relationships with accomplished professors, connections to successful alumni mentors, and a level of personal attention to your success you won’t find at a big university.

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At DePauw, Support Equals Success

We’re just as invested in your future as you are. Our commitment to you is brought to life by professors who are experts in their fields, small classes, and an intellectual community of unwavering support.

On our stunningly beautiful campus, you’ll experience a holistic education that sets you apart after graduation and you’ll find a powerful alumni network of professional connections to launch your career.

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Bold, Gold, and Ready to Lead

Want to make a real impact on the world around you? DePauw’s winning combination of liberal arts and sciences curricula and hands-on learning will find and nurture the dynamic leader already inside you.

Jennifer Pace Robinson '92', vice president for experience development/family learning at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Where Will Gold Take You?

A degree from DePauw is your launchpad to an inspiring career and a purposeful life, and our grads prove it year after year. They’ve won Pulitzer and Nobel prizes, been New York Times best-selling authors, anchored newscasts, adventured into space, and founded or led businesses and organizations the world over. They are doctors, lawyers, politicians, scientists, engineers, CEOs, COOs, and entrepreneurs. And they love making connections with (and providing internships and job opportunities for) current DePauw students.

Learn more about what our current students and alumni are up to.

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