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Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: (208) 885-1021

Fax: (208) 885-9404

Email: asp@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Enrollment Management

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Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: 208-885-1021

Fax: 208-885-9404

Email: tcs@uidaho.edu

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Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: (208) 885-1021

Fax: (208) 885-9404

Email: ssstrio@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Plan

Meet the Staff Map

Mailing Address:

875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: 208-885-1021

Fax: 208-885-9404

Email: asp-sass@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Enrollment Management

Meet The Staff

Gear Up Idaho

Gear Up Idaho at the University of Idaho focuses on intervention and engagement strategies that support post-secondary student success and retention. 

Support Services

Students are eligible for free services while attending the U of I if they qualify for the Gear Up Idaho 2 Scholarship. To see if you qualify, check “Eligible Scholarship Applicants” below.

Types of Services:

  • Secondary Advising

  • Assistance with Course Selection

  • Academic Coaching

  • Career Counseling

  • Introductions and Referrals to On-campus Services and Resources

  • Financial Literacy

  • Transfer Information and Assistance

  • Academic and Life Skills Workshops

  • Scholarship and FAFSA Renewal Assistance 

  • Fun social activities like Rock Climbing, Etiquette Dinners, Scavenger Hunts, etc.

Communication

Students who are receiving the Gear Up Idaho 2 Scholarship should expect emails and correspondence from the Gear Up U of I Coordinator at their U of I Vandal email account and occasionally through a texting program. It’s important that students check their Vandal email account a few times/week in order to stay informed of upcoming events, important information, etc.

Eligible Scholarship Applicants

The Gear Up Idaho 2 Scholarship is available to students who participated in the Gear Up program and attended a participating Idaho high school between Fall 2011 and Spring 2018. 

Participating Gear Up School Districts Include:  

Aberdeen

Marsing

American Falls

Meadows Valley

Boundary County

Minidoka

Buhl

Notus

Clark County

Plummer-Worley

Cottonwood

Ririe

Culdesac

Salmon

Emmett

Sugar-Salem

Gooding

Twin Falls 
(Robert Stuart/Canyon Ridge HS)
 Homedale  Vallivue 
(Vallivue Middle/Vallivue HS)
 Kellogg SD  Weiser
 Lake Pend Oreille 
(Clark Fork Jr/Sr High school)
 West Bonner County
 Lapwai  West Side

Gear Up Continuing Eligibility

  • Gear Up scholarships will be available to applicants for four academic years immediately following graduation from high school.

  • Award recipients must attend their selected post-secondary program full-time or the equivalent of 24 credit hours within each academic year. Students can receive partial funding for being enrolled part-time, but their scholarship will be prorated based off of attendance.

  • Students who take leave from their post-secondary program may reapply for the next award cycle to receive additional awards within the four academic year window.

  • Gear Up scholarship recipients must maintain satisfactory academic progress to obtain a scholarship renewal.

  • Gear Up Scholarship recipients must complete and submit a FAFSA and the annual scholarship application to obtain a scholarship renewal.

  • Scholarship recipients who transfer to any other eligible Idaho post-secondary institution remain eligible for scholarship renewal.

     
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Ruby Jackson

Gear Up Coordinator

Ruby Jackson

Idaho Commons, Room 322

208-885-1021

rubyj@uidaho.edu


Gear Up Award Calendar

  • November 15-March 1 (Renewal Application Open)

  • April (Verification by School Officials)

  • May (Award Notifications Sent)

Contact Us

Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: (208) 885-1021

Fax: (208) 885-9404

Email: asp@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Enrollment Management

Meet the Staff Map

Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: 208-885-1021

Fax: 208-885-9404

Email: tcs@uidaho.edu

Meet the Staff Map

Idaho Commons Room 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: (208) 885-1021

Fax: (208) 885-9404

Email: ssstrio@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Plan

Meet the Staff Map

Mailing Address:

875 Perimeter Drive MS 2537
Moscow, ID 83844-2537

Phone: 208-885-1021

Fax: 208-885-9404

Email: asp-sass@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Enrollment Management

Meet The Staff