Boise State University

Boise, ID

Boise State University

Boise, ID

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Broncos are ready to change the world

Boise State University is home to more than 26,000 students studying in over 200 areas of study. Students join a campus community that embraces the desire to be active participants in their education by engaging in undergraduate research, internships, study abroad programs, the Honors College, and 200+ student organizations. The University provides a dynamic, stimulating environment that assists students in reaching their goals. Learn more about Boise State University at




Designated as a Doctoral Research Institution by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education


Named one of the “Most Innovative Schools” | U.S. News & World Report

Visit Boise State

Let us roll out the virtual blue carpet for you! Realizing that visiting campus looks a little different this year, we’re offering both virtual and in-person campus visits designed with your safety in mind. Join us for Virtual Bronco Day on March 27, and see a full list of opportunities at

Academic highlights

• Average class size: 30 students
• Student-faculty ratio: 18:1
• Majors and minors offered: 192 

Important dates for fall 2021

• Non-resident application and scholarship priority deadline: December 15
• Resident application and scholarship priority deadline: February 15
• Intent to enroll and standard application deadline: May 1

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “The community that I’ve found at Boise State has had a huge impact on my life. I love that I found people with similar and different interests and backgrounds than myself. I’ve been able to grow personally because of this.”

    • Dani Stene ’22
      Special Education and Elementary Education
  • “I love to be outside, and there are all kind of opportunities for outdoor recreation just a few minutes from campus. The foothills have endless mountain biking and hiking trails, and there’s no better relief in the summer than floating down the Boise River.”

    • Mitch Rust ’21
      Computer Science
  • “I love Boise State for so many reasons! The people on campus are so welcoming and amazing. They’re always ready to lend a helping hand, and we’ve got some of the best fans out there that are passionate about our Bronco sports!”

    • Jessie Guisler ’22
      Business Administration