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Indiana University - East is a public institution situated in Richmond, Indiana. The rural area surrounding IU East is great for students who love a peaceful atmosphere.

67% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Indiana University - East?


Contact details for IU East are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2325 Chester Blvd, Richmond, IN 47374-1289
Phone: 765-973-8200

How Do I Get Into IU East?

You can apply to IU East online at:

Admission Requirements for IU East

Submission Required?
High School GPA recommended
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores considered but not required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into IU East?

67% Acceptance Rate
69% Of Accepted Are Women
63% Submit SAT Scores
IU East has an acceptance rate of 67%, which means it is fairly selective. Take that into account when you are working on your application and gathering requested materials. Do what you can to stand out among other applicants.

Approximately 31% of accepted students are men and 69% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 64%, and the acceptance rate for women is 69%.

Average Test Scores

About 63% of students accepted to IU East submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 470 and 570. Math scores were between 450 and 550.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 470 to 570 )

SAT Math Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 450 to 550 )
IU East received ACT scores from 35% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 16 and 24. Math scores were between 17 and 24. Composite scores were between 18 and 24.

ACT English Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 16 to 24 )
ACT Math Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 17 to 24 )
ACT Composite Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 18 to 24 )

Can I Afford Indiana University - East?

38% Take Out Loans
7.4% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At IU East, approximately 38% of students took out student loans averaging $4,738 a year. That adds up to $18,952 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at IU East is 7.4%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Indiana University - East Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,916 Full-Time Undergraduates
69% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,200 undergraduate students at IU East, with 1,916 being full-time and 1,284 being part-time.


There are also 234 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,916 full-time undergraduates at IU East, 31% are male and 69% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Indiana University - East students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 18
Black or African American 110
Hispanic or Latino 108
White 1,508
International Students 34
Other Races/Ethnicities 138

Geographic Diversity

Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Indiana University - East. At this time, 6 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 138 countries are represented at IU East. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.

Online Learning at Indiana University - East

2,514 Took All Classes Online
3,327 Took At Least One Class Online
8.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 3,327 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at IU East has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 12th most popular in Indiana for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Affordability Rankings of IU East Rankings

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Indiana University - East was $7,207 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $19,038. The following table shows how IU East is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing #1 #4
Registered Nursing #34 #114
Nursing #37 #146

Online Growth Rankings of IU East

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Indiana University - East was 8.9%. This is the #505 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at IU East regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Indiana University - East Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Registered Nursing 0
Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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