Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis

Public, Four-years School Located in Indianapolis, IN

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How much is the IUPUI tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, IUPUI's tuition & fees is $10,449 for Indiana residents and $33,717 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $25,085 for Indiana residents and $48,353 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

IUPUI Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Indiana Residents Tuition & Fees$10,449
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$33,717
Books & Supplies Costs$900
On-campus Room & Board$11,252
On-campus Expenses$2,484
Off-campus Room & Board$11,252
Off-campus Expenses$4,182
2023-2024 Projection
Indiana Residents Tuition & Fees$10,144
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$32,582

How Much Does it Cost to Go to IUPUI for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $147,030 at IUPUI. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $209,266. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $159,458.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$34,892$49,321$37,501
Sophomore (2024-25)$36,107$51,265$39,033
Junior (2025-26)$37,365$53,287$40,630
Senior (2026-27)$38,666$55,393$42,294
4 Years Total$147,030$209,266$159,458
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$36,107$51,265$39,033
Sophomore (2025-26)$37,365$53,287$40,630
Junior (2026-27)$38,666$55,393$42,294
Senior (2027-28)$40,013$57,584$44,029
4 Years Total$152,152$217,529$165,986
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$37,365$53,287$40,630
Sophomore (2026-27)$38,666$55,393$42,294
Junior (2027-28)$40,013$57,584$44,029
Senior (2028-29)$41,407$59,865$45,838
4 Years Total$157,452$226,129$172,790
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$38,666$55,393$42,294
Sophomore (2027-28)$40,013$57,584$44,029
Junior (2028-29)$41,407$59,865$45,838
Senior (2029-30)$42,850$62,239$47,723
4 Years Total$162,937$235,080$179,884
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$40,013$57,584$44,029
Sophomore (2028-29)$41,407$59,865$45,838
Junior (2029-30)$42,850$62,239$47,723
Senior (2030-31)$44,342$64,710$49,689
4 Years Total$168,613$244,398$187,278

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, IUPUI' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Indiana, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $15,112.
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$10,449$33,717
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Indiana Four-years Colleges$20,112
Public Schools$6,847$15,112
Private Schools$22,120

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between IUPUI and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Indiana University-Purdue University-IndianapolisIndianapolis, IN$10,449$33,717
Indiana University-BloomingtonBloomington, IN$11,790$40,482

Financial Aid and COA

At Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, 13,919 students (73%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $11,422.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at IUPUI is $36,931 for students living on-campus and $38,629 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 3,057 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $12,201 and the average amount of student loans is $6,420.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Indiana ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$25,085$48,353
COA (off-campus)$26,783$50,051
Tuition & Fees$10,449$33,717
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$14,636$14,636
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$16,334$16,334
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$13,663$36,931
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,361$38,629
Average Financial Aid$11,422$11,422
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship13,91973%$11,422
Pell Grants6,89536%$4,575
Federal Student Loan6,73535%$6,228
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,05791%-
Grants or Scholarships2,76883%$12,201
Federal Grants1,80454%$6,527
Pell Grants1,47144%$4,742
Other Federal Grants1,79454%$2,676
State/Local Grants1,46544%$6,713
Institutional Grants2,45073%$4,964
Student Loan Aid1,23137%$6,420
Federal Student Loans1,18535%$4,638
Other Student Loans1956%$12,345
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,0951,795$10,047
110,001 or more376213$2,137

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

IUPUI's acceptance rate is 83.61%. A total of 15,194 applicants applied to and 12,704 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 3,496 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 27.52%.
To apply to IUPUI, 3 items are required - Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school GPA and Secondary school rank. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate83.61%81.53%84.90%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.52%28.44%26.98%
Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to IUPUI. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,135 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 25.
Its SAT score is similar to the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is similar to the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,1351,0401,230
National Average1,168
Indiana Average1,154
SAT EBRW570520620
SAT Math565520610
ACT Composite252128
National Average24
Indiana Average25
ACT Math242127
ACT English232026

Student Population

Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis has a total of 25,979 students including 17,727 undergraduate and 8,252 graduate students. By gender, there are 10,943 male students and 16,747 female students attending IUPUI. The school offers online degree programs and 3,059 students enrolled online exclusively (11.77% of all students).
Total27,690 10,94316,747
Undergraduate19,197 7,77711,420
Graduate8,493 3,1665,327

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address420 University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered345 Programs
Online Program Offered21 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered129 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate82.89%
Student Population25,979
Graduation Rate56%
Transfer-out Rate20%
Retention Rate71% (Full-time), 48% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate13 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties2,636 (Full-time), 1,262 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs8,075 (Full-time), 1,420 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$78,101
Average Staff Salary$58,291