Brigham Young University-Idaho


Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Idaho


From its earliest years as a pioneer academy to the modern university we know today, BYU-Idaho has enjoyed a rich heritage of sacrifice, service, improvement, and innovation.

This historic institution is embarked on a journey of growth and progress that began with the divinely inspired decision to transform Ricks College into a four-year university. Since then, BYU-Idaho has broken new ground in higher education with unique academic offerings, creative calendaring, and programs focused on the development of students. BYU-Idaho is truly rethinking education and our young people are always at the center of those efforts.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 14276
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 14276
Faculty: 470

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 30:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 30:1

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Contact Information

525 S Center
Rexburg Idaho 83460


Main Email:

Main Phone: 208-496-6241

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Admissions Contact:
Tyler Williams
Director, Admissions

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
There is a minimum GPA of 2.5 for transfer.

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Credits (Min/Max):
Students with less than 30 credit hours should follow the application requirements for a new student.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/Act scores are only required if you have less than 30 credit hours and are following the new student application guidelines.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Every prospective student who applies to BYUÜ´¢c´ c´_Idaho is required to submit an ecclesiastical endorsement from a current Bishop and a Stake President.

Essay(s) required:
The current essay question is: "What sets you apart from other applicants, based on unique educational or life experiences, personal or family circumstances, obstacles overcome and/or achievements?" (300 words or less)

Application Fee:
The nonrefundable, one-time application fee is $30.

Other Requirements:
Seminary attendance is an important factor for BYU-Idaho applicants.

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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Financial Aid

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Please visit our website to find out more about Financial Aid and Scholarships.

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