College Deliberately: DePauw University

DePauw University is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes culture, leadership and character located in the town of Greencastle, IN. It is known for Communication, Economics and Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

DePauw University

place 313 S Locust St, Greencastle, IN 46135-1772
phone Phone: No Phone number found
web Web: http://www.depauw.edu/
  • DePauw University is also known as:
    DePauw University, DePauw


Many lenders and payment plans, including “qualified tuition plans” or 529 plans, apply only to accredited colleges and universities. Please check with your institution to verify accreditation before making any financial commitments.
The following information is gathered from a variety of public sources, and is updated annually. The user is advised to visit the accreditor’s site (linked where available) to verify accreditation status before making any decisions.
Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
DePauw University Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1915-01-01 2029-08-31
The complete list of accredited programs and locations for DePauw University is available for members.
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
See About Accreditation for more information, as well as links to the US Department of Education, which should verify the same info. If the institution’s accreditation standing is in doubt, it is listed here as a ‘note’ or ‘review.’


Every college reports annually to the US Department of Education, and is required by law to provide information that will enhance transparency for the prospective student or parent. These links are listed here, if they are available.

emphasisInstitutional Emphasis

150400 21
Click on items in the legend to remove them from the chart.

Last updated: NA

bar_chartKey words

Top and bottom 5 key words or phrases for DePauw University. Postive values are words or phrases that appear in the web pages of DePauw University and not in the web pages of peer institutions. Negative values appear in the web pages of peer institutions and not in the web page of DePauw University.
Interested in learning more? Institutional accounts have access to a full breakdown of keywords.


Interested in applying to DePauw University? Here’s what you’ll need to prepare. For information on what scores are typical of accepted students, see ‘Test Scores’ below.

Application Fee: $0.00


Create an account, and we'll analyze how well your goals and qualifications match.


Student Centeredness

1.8 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

bar_chartMajors and Programs

Bachelor’s degree
Full major list available.


DePauw University is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 112
Baseball Men’s 49
Lacrosse Men’s 36

The complete list of sports at DePauw University is available for members.

bar_chartTest Scores

Swipe for other score charts


  Full-time Part-time
Undergraduate face face
First time undergraduate face
Graduate-Professional practice  

displayDistance Learning

Does this institution offer courses and programs that exclusively via distant learning?
  Graduate Undergraduate
Programs offered

bar_chartDemographic Distribution

Swipe for other demographic charts
Swipe for other demographic distributions.


Tuition for DePauw University is in the 96.1 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as extraordinarily expensive.
Swipe for other tuition categories.

tuitionOther Costs

Room & Board:
Details of these plans can change from year to year. Please check with your intended institution before making any decisions.
Tuition payment plans
Details of these plans vary from institution to institution. Please be sure to check with the colleges and universities directly before making any decisions

roomandboardchargesRoom and Board charges


compare Similar colleges:

Institutions listed below have similar values in emphasis to DePauw University.

hearingSocial Eavesdrop

We aim to provide you with the resources to properly evaluate a college or university. One way to do that is to watch how that college or university is discussed by others. Here, we provide overviews of that: how DePauw University is discussed on reddit and twitter.
205 members.
Created: 08/03/2011
A subreddit for students of DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana.
40 members.
Created: 12/16/2014
What do you do when you need to get somewhere quickly, but don’t have a car? You ask your friend with a car to drive you. What do you do when you need help moving the new mattress you bought? You ask your friend with a pickup truck to help you out. How about when you need to use a table saw or some other power tool for a project? You call your friends. That Friend With A is a subreddit for users to post the services they can offer or need, in return for things you would do for a friend.
An approximation of whether tweets talking about DePauw University are, on average, positive or negative.
Loading tweets…
Sentiment for tweets that say ‘DePauw University’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing DePauw University within those restrictions.
An approximation of whether tweets from the area around DePauw University are, on average, positive or negative.
Loading tweets…
Sentiment for tweets from an area 2mi around DePauw University. Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment for tweets from around DePauw University within those restrictions. The chart will update as we get access to twitter’s full API.
Leave a Review