University of Idaho

Moscow, Idaho
4-year Public university

Overview

University of Idaho is a public institution established in 1889 with suburban setting located at Moscow. It is ranked 171 in National Universities in 2018 edition of Best Colleges.It practices semester based academic calender. Outside the classroom, students can join more than 200 organizations, play club-level or intramural sports or explore the city.

#171 in National Universities
Setting
Rural
Location Moscow, Idaho
Type 4-year Public
Year Founded 1889
Selectivity Very Low
Size Medium
9,885 Undergraduates

Learning

14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Business/Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering-Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$38,986
Cost of Attendance
For out-of-state students
$13,709
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $7,864
Outstate Tuition Fee $25,500
Room and Board Fees $8,880
$41,000 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

76% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$60 Application Fee
3.39 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Recommended
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

70 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, PTE Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

students are from countries where English is the native language and/or the official language for academic instruction or, English is students' primary language or, SAT.

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Aug
01
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Dec
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$13,930 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$4,537 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $38,986
99% Students with need received Financial Aid
80% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Out-of-state Academic Merit Scholarships
Total Worth $2,000- $8,000
Eligibility new, first-time undergraduate students from states other than Idaho
Minimum Criteria Accredited High School Unweighted GPA 3.0+
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
In-state Academic Merit Scholarships
Total Worth $1,000-$4,000
Eligibility new, first-time undergraduate students who are residents of Idaho
Minimum Criteria Accredited High School Unweighted GPA 3.0+
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Boise Centennial Rotary Scholarship
Total Worth --
Eligibility Freshmen
Minimum Criteria 3.0 GPA; full time enrollment
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

United States Army ROTC
Total Worth in/out state tuition and fees, pay $510 for books annually, and give at least $250 per month as a stipend while in school
Details This program offers 3 ½ year, 3 year, 2 ½ year and 2 year on campus scholarships that will pay for in/out state tuition and fees, pay $510 for books annually, and give at least $250 per month as a stipend while in school. National three-year advance designee (3AD) scholarship recipients will receive $1,000 each semester for their first year in the program.
Adams-Woodward Memorial
Total Worth --
Details For deserving full-time students with financial need.

Students

9,885 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Medium
82% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
55% Students graduate within 6 years