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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: ACT, SAT or test-optional alternative
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: High School Counselor Recommendation
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required for International Admission
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1 East Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 362-8300
Admissions Phone: (312) 362-8300
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DePaul University
  • Located in Chicago, IL
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 25,145 students enrolled
  • 68% admitted
  • $33,390 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Anonymous Girl
  • Nov-01-2015 I am a current student here

    Learn about the campus atmosphere before you decide to come here. Visit during the school year and try to stay overnight to witness dorm life. DO YOUR HOUSING EARLY!

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  • Lauren from Commerce Twp.,, MI
  • Oct-13-2015 I am a past student here

    Don't be afraid to seek help and ask questions. The DePaul community is always there to help. Also, the professors are extremely helpful and caring. If you're having trouble with an assignment or paper, do not hesitate to ask for help.

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  • Charlotte from Hanover Park, IL
  • Aug-05-2015 I am a current student here

    My most helpful tips are: -Make sure you are comfortable living away from home, and even if you're not sure, don't let that deter you from moving to the city -Join clubs. It may be cliche, but I found several great groups of friends by getting out of my comfort zone. -Explore the city, take advantage of your location to find and learn new things, and have fun -Develop a good relationship with your professors. They will generally appreciate a student who is engaged and respectful, and it will help improve how much you learn and possibly gain you an ally who is willing to offer insight and opportunities to you.

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  • anon
  • Jul-27-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Don't try to contact the academic advisers, they will not help you. They will only help the people who are already selling their soul in the form of money to them.

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  • William from Fort Wayne, IN
  • Dec-08-2014 I am a current student here

    Retake your SATs/ACTs for a higher score. Take dual credit/AP courses. (These will likely get you out of required classes.) Keep your GPA high. All of these will count towards your scholarship consideration. Also, utilize rate my professor.

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