Schedule your
campus visit.

Daily Campus Tours

Visit us Monday-Friday or on select Saturday mornings to experience a day on campus, visit popular student spots, tour housing options and check out your college of interest.

UIdaho Bound 2022

Once admitted to U of I, keep an eye out for details about this event. UIdaho Bound is your chance to finalize housing, meet with your academic advisor, register early for classes and get acquainted with your soon-to-be home away from home.

Spring – On Campus – Saturdays
March 26
April 23

Spring – Virtual – Tuesday
May 24

Summer – On Campus – Fridays
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5

Sneak Peek
Spring 2022

Preview what awaits you at U of I. Join other high school sophomores and juniors to tour campus and living options, chat with faculty and staff, discover what it means to be a Vandal and get help with your next steps.

Envision Idaho
Fall 2022

See yourself at U of I with an up-close-and-personal tour of classrooms, research labs, art and design studios, and performance halls. You’ll meet faculty and staff, and go to workshops on learning and living at U of I.

Meet the Vandals
Fall 2022

Can’t make it to campus? We’ll come to you. Find a Meet the Vandals event near you.

Specialized College Recruitment Events

Engineering Design Expo, April

Design Days, June

CALS Days, September

Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival , February

Apply for

You have what it takes to do great things.

New discoveries and adventures await you at U of I. If you are a new first-year student entering U of I in 2022 and you are unable to sit for an ACT or SAT exam due to COVID-19, you’ll be automatically considered for admission if your cumulative unweighted GPA is 2.60-4.00. If your cumulative unweighted GPA is below 2.60 (and you’re unable to sit for an exam), you are welcome to apply through our Admissions Committee.

Please note, if you have a test score, you are encouraged to provide it for admission and class placement.

High School Cumulative GPA (Unweighted) ACT Composite SAT Evidence-based Reading & Writing + Math (SAT Taken March 2016 and After)
3.00-4.00 Any Test Score Any Test Score
2.60-2.99 Any Test Score Any Test Score
2.50-2.59 17-36 910-1600
2.40-2.49 19-36 990-1600
2.30-2.39 21-36 1070-1600
2.20-2.29 23-36 1140-1600

Transferring to U of I?

If you’re a transfer student with more than 14 transferable semester credits, your admissions eligibility is contingent on a 2.0 GPA from all college-level study attempted at accredited colleges. Some courses are excluded. Other academic departments may have additional requirements.

Vandal Gateway Program

Worried about your grades? Here's the program for you: Gateway is a unique, individualized program that provides comprehensive and holistic student support empowering you to succeed.