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University of Idaho
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  • 4 Year
  • MOSCOW, ID

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

875 PERIMETER DRIVE
MOSCOW, ID 83844
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Big Sky Conference
From University of Idaho

There's something waiting for you at the University of Idaho. We call it your breakthrough - when the light sparks on and your world opens. Your moment could hit as you plant seedlings in our experimental forest. Work with our coffee-making robot. Cheer on football beneath our iconic Kibbie Dome. Or, study with friends on our classic campus nestled between mountains and prairie. Whatever your breakthrough is, you'll discover it here. With over 90 bachelor's programs, renowned faculty, and students from all over the world, we push you beyond your comfort zone with unexpected experiences, new friends and inspiring perspectives.

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University of Idaho Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
78%
SAT Range
1010-1240
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$15,017 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,704 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
71%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 106 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 124 responses
53%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 124 responses

Majors

Explore the Human Psyche With a Psychology Degree

Why do we do the things we do? Explore the psychology of the human mind and enjoy opportunities that provide the foundation for a career in the helping professions (counseling, social work), human resources, human factors and much more.

Online

Online Programs Offered
6
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    24%
  • On Campus
    71%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,749 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,643
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
35%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 72 responses
  • Varied
    40%
  • Friendly
    28%
  • Average
    19%
  • Intriguing
    7%
  • Brainwashed
    1%
  • Machiavellian
    1%
  • Mouth breather with sniffles.
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 141 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 166 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 81 responses
  • Beautiful
    31%
  • It's a new place to call home
    28%
  • Cute and small
    15%
  • Small, boring, being worked on too much
    5%
  • Pretty
    4%
  • Rural
    4%
  • Home away from home
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
79%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 68 responses

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