The entire plot is based on the movie with quite a few scenes exactly replicating the original one
violin shower scene music plays when a dead body falls through the ceiling
when lizzie orders a drink,she calls the bartender Eraserhead, becase he looks like the main character of that movie
(said inside a creepy building) "I don't want to be here alone when the walls start to bleed."
when B asks Glen multiple question, he says "whats with all the questions Trebek?" referencing Alex Trebek, the host of Jeopardy!
mentioned several times
Justin Long says "a little can-do attitude and some elbow grease" in both movies
making of the movie
DVD is shown in a video store.
Listed under New Releases in Cleanflix store
Jonah Hill's characters get ignored and insulted by fraternity members but ultimately get in due to outside connections
The movie was inspired by this mentioned movie connection.
played on TV
In the scene before all the kids come in the college they are seen playing Halo 2 on co-op in the first level
Accepted gets an honorable mention.
Sherman Schrader III gets an honorable mention.
Accepted is #10.
The character Rory in Accepted rants on early in the movie about not being accepted to Yale almost quoting Paris' rant about not getting accepted to Harvard.