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Tuition

$7,756

$20,832

not including room and board

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Moderately Selective

64%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,173
Declined + 2,821
Total Received 7,994
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undergraduateRatios

53%

47%

male

female

1  :  18

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business
  2. Psychology/Communication Studies
  3. Curriculum/Instruction
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School Facts

The University of Idaho, founded in 1889, is a public, comprehensive, land-grant institution. Its 1,354-acre campus and university farm are located in Moscow, 90 miles southeast of Spokane, Washington.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 11,834
Established in 1889
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  ADiA (American Dietetic Association)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NRPA (National Recreation and Park Association)
•  NWCCU (Northwest Comm. on Colleges and Universities)
•  SAF (Society of American Foresters)

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Codes

SAT 4843
ACT 0928

Social Networks

Public

9,456

undergraduate students

2,378

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
17%
500-599
39%
400-499
32%
300-399
7%
200-299
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
21%
500-599
36%
400-499
31%
300-399
8%
700-800
3%
600-699
13%
500-599
39%
400-499
36%
300-399
9%
30-36
12%
24-29
27%
18-23
43%
12-17
17%
6-11
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
39%
18-23
37%
12-17
16%
30-36
8%
24-29
35%
18-23
47%
12-17
10%
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Moscow, ID

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Fun Facts

  • At the University of Idaho, you'll find the Hello Walk, a campus pathway named for former university Alfred Upham, who insisted--and later mandated--that people greet every person they passed.

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Moscow, ID

1,354-acre campus in Moscow (population: 24,499), 90 miles from Spokane, WA; branch campuses in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Falls, and Twin Falls. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Spokane; smaller airport serves Pullman, WA (eight miles). Public transportation serves campus.

University of Idaho
709 South Deakin Street
Moscow, ID 83844-2282

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
39%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
87%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
17 fraternities 20% of male students
 
10 sororities 20% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
16%
Top 1/4
42%
Top 1/2
73%
Bottom 1/2
27%
Bottom 1/4
7%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
17%
500-599
39%
400-499
32%
300-399
7%
200-299
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
21%
500-599
36%
400-499
31%
300-399
8%
700-800
3%
600-699
13%
500-599
39%
400-499
36%
300-399
9%
30-36
12%
24-29
27%
18-23
43%
12-17
17%
6-11
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
39%
18-23
37%
12-17
16%
30-36
8%
24-29
35%
18-23
47%
12-17
10%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline February 15 (priority deadline)
August 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required/GED accepted
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
Secondary school record
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Moderately Selective

64%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,173
Declined + 2,821
Total Received 7,994

Admissions Contact

Cezar Mesquita
Director of Admissions
P: 888 884-3246
F: 208 885-9119
admissions@uidaho.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $4,534
Room & board $8,034
Additional fees $1,990
Books & supplies $1,232
Total $15,790
Average Financial Aid - $13,315
Total with Avg. Aid $2,475

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$13,315

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $16,764,460
State $242,915
Institutional $3,832,143
Other external
Total $20,839,518

Non-need-based

Federal
State $1,049,978
Institutional $7,672,935
Other external $2,005,319
Total $10,728,232

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Western Athletic Conference (Division I), Big Sky Conference (Division 1)
Mascot
Joe Vandal
School colors
silver and gold
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accountancy
Accounting
Adult/Organizational Learning
Advertising
Agribusiness
Agricultural Economics
Agricultural Education
Agricultural Science
Agricultural Science/Communication/Leadership
Agricultural Systems Management
American Studies
Animal Physiology
Animal Science
Animal/Veterinary Science
Anthropology
Applied Economics
Applied Music
Architecture
Art
Art Education
Athletic Training
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics/Computational Biology
Biological/Agricultural Engineering
Biology
Bioregional Planning
Broadcasting/Digital Media
Business Economics
Career/Technical Education
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Child/Family/Consumer Studies
Civil Engineering
Clothing/Textiles/Design
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Counseling/Human Services
Creative Writing
Curriculum/Instruction
Dance
Early Childhood Development/Education
Ecology/Conservation Biology
Economics
Education
Educational Leadership
Electrical Engineering
Elementary Education
Engineering Management
English
Entomology
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Science
Executive M.B.A.
Exercise Science/Health
Family/Consumer Sciences
Finance
Fire Ecology/Management
Fishery Resources
Food Science
Food/Nutrition
Foreign Language
Forest Products
Forest Resources
French
General Management
General Studies
Geography
Geological Engineering
Geological Sciences
Geology
History
Hydrology
Industrial Technical Education
Industrial Technology
Information Systems
Integrated Architecture/Design
Interdisciplinary Studies
Interior Design
International Studies
Journalism
Landscape Architecture
Latin American Studies
Law
Management
Management/Human Resources
Marketing
Material Science/Engineering
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Technology
Metallurgical Engineering
Microbiology
Microbiology/Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
Movement/Leisure Sciences
Music
Music Business
Music Composition
Music Education
Music Education/Instrumental
Music Education/Vocal
Music Education/Vocal/Instrumental
Music History/Literature
Music Instrumental Performance
Music Theory
Music/Vocal Performance
Musical Theatre
Natural Resource Conservation
Natural Resources
Natural Resources/Environmental Sciences
Neuroscience
Nuclear Engineering
Operations Management
Organizational Sciences
Philosophy
Physical Education
Physics
Plant Science
Political Science
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Relations
Rangeland Ecology/Management
Recreation
Rehabilitation Counseling/Human Services
Renewable Materials
Resource Recreation/Tourism
School Counseling
Secondary Education
Sociology
Soil/Land Resources
Spanish
Special Education
Statistics
Studio Art
Studio Art/Design
Sustainable Crop/Landscape Systems
Teaching English as a Second Language
Technology Management
Technology Training/Development
Theatre Arts
Virtual Technology/Design
Water Resources
Wildlife Resources
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Undergraduate

80%

9,456
students

Female
47%
4,479

Male
53%
4,977

Graduate

20%

2,378
students

Female
43%
1,029

Male
57%
1,349

undergraduateFull-time

83%

7,927
students

Female
47%
3,667

Male
53%
4,260

undergraduatePart-time

17%

1,529
students

Female
54%
812

Male
46%
717

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
< 1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
71%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

69%

Transfer applicants accepted

61%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Recommended of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 41
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Kuwait
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Taiwan
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Tammi Johnson
Int'l Student/Scholar Advisor
208 885-8984
ipo@uidaho.edu

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