University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

Design a Better World

In one of the fastest growing states in the nation, it's crucial that we're innovative and responsible stewards in our designs. That's why students and faculty in the College of Art and Architecture take special consideration for our built, cultural, natural, and virtual surroundings—while producing designs that safeguard sustainability, economic resiliency, cultural vibrancy, and the common good.

The University of Idaho is a public, land-grant university with more than 10,000 students in over 100 majors from the associates to doctoral level. Nestled in Moscow on the Palouse in North Idaho, University of Idaho is consistently ranked as the most beautiful college in Idaho. Explore unmatched opportunities at one of the highest-ranked and best value universities in the nation.

Reach new heights. Find new limits. Take us to the brink of what's known and unknown. The world needs your voice, your ideas, your perspective



Ranked among the "Best Fine Arts Programs" | U.S. News & World Report, 2023


Moscow named "One of the Best College Towns in America" | WalletHub, 2023


Ranked #18 among the "Best Outdoor Schools in America" | Best College Reviews, 2023


Named among The Best 389 Colleges | The Princeton Review, 2024

NEW! BS Environmental Design

Develop the integrated design landscapes of the future with a degree in environmental design. In environmental architecture, YOU create versatile design opportunities for land planning and management, environmental consulting fields, and the architecture of landscapes.

Our BS Landscape Architecture has changed to BS Environmental Design.
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An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “I had a major breakthrough when I learned that the best jobs out there are the ones that haven’t been created yet—they're the jobs you create yourself.”

    • Abigail Chung