313 S. Locust Street Greencastle, IN 46135 765-658-4006
http://www.depauw.edu admission@depauw.edu
About DePauw University
  • Year of Foundation 1837
  • Size of Campus 1100 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 2,397
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 59%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $34,440
  • Room and Board $9,180
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 2,354
DePauw University is a nationally-recognized, leading liberal arts college in Greencastle, Indiana, dedicated to educating 2,300 students from across the country and around the globe. Connected to the liberal arts college is one of the nation's first Schools of Music. For 175 years, DePauw has created an atmosphere of intellectual challenge and social engagement that prepares students for lifelong success. INTELLECTUAL CHALLENGE Academics at DePauw push students to gain broad exposure to multiple disciplines before narrowing their focus. DePauw offers dozens of majors and minors, a handful of honors and fellows programs, and a set of experiential learning opportunities that challenge students within and beyond the classroom.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Relay for Life, Dance Marathon, Little 5 Bike Race, Special Olympics, Ubben Lecture Series, Spring Concert, The Monon Bell Football Game, Performing Arts Series, DePauw Little Theater
  • Number of students in fraternities 13
  • Percent students who are frat members 72%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Psi Omega, Chi Alpha Sigma, Eta Sigma Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Alpha, Lambda Pi Eta, Mortar Board, Mu Phi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Delta Phi, Pi Kappa Lambda, Pi Lambda Upsilon, Pi Sigma
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 11
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Student Association, DePauw Christian Fellowship, Gospel Choir, Hillel, JC Christian Fellowship, Rede: Student Pagan Alliance, Young Life, Bismillah: Muslim Student Association, Sojourners, Word and Table, Chaplain
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 68%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Association of African American Students, Association of Students Interested in Asia, Gospel Choir, Hillel, International Student Association, Ladies Advocating Cross-Cultural Excellence, Men of Excellence in Cross-Cultural
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 13
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Distance to nearest train Indianapolis (45)
  • Distance to nearest bus Cloverdale, IN (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Indianapolis (35)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 4%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 62
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (44%), sorority housing (19%), fraternity housing (21%), apartment for single students (16%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 27%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 43%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 15%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 26%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 99%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 20,568
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 314
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums A newly opened Peeler Art Center including studio and gallery space, recently completed a large rennovation and addition to our Julian Science and Math building, McKim Observatory, Performing Arts Center, Anthropology Museum, Shiozuo Iikubo Asian Museum
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,859
  • OS of Wifi Network Other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,643
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Music Library, Prevo Science Library, Visual Resource Center
  • Number Of Microforms 378,085
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 11,678
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 288
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 783,190
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 67
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Eli Lilly and Company, Harris Trust and Savings Bank, Microsoft, Habitat for Humanity, National City Bank, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, IBM, The Peace Corps, Life Fitness, American Express, Starcom, Emmis Communications, Acc
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 90%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Indiana University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 524
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 13%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
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