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Homecoming Sept. 25-Oct. 1

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Scholarships

The University of Idaho offers more than $25 million in scholarship awards annually. Scholarships are given based on merit, financial need, or outstanding achievement in specialized fields. Ranked third in the West among public universities for affordability by Forbes, and we are committed to helping make college affordable.

How to apply

There are no separate applications for scholarships at the University of Idaho and you’ll be automatically considered when you apply for admission.

Dates to know for the awarding process


September - Dec. 1

New students apply for admission and complete the FAFSA to receive priority consideration for scholarships and other financial aid. Continuing students complete the FAFSA for priority consideration for scholarships and other financial aid. Funding for some programs including federal grants, loans and scholarship programs will continue to be available for late applicants.

December - March

Admitted students who qualify for the Go Idaho and Discover Idaho guaranteed scholarship programs will receive notification of their guaranteed funding level.

October

Beginning Oct. 1 the FAFSA becomes available.
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Prior to Jan. 1

New students receive scholarship and financial aid notifications. 

Prior to March 15

Continuing students receive scholarship and financial aid notifications.

April

Accept awards on VandalWeb

FAFSA opens Oct. 1, 2016

Fill out your FAFSA early to get the most financial available to you.


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Student Financial Aid Services

Physical Address:

Bruce M. Pitman Center
Room 101

709 Deakin Avenue
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
Student Financial Aid Office
875 Perimeter Dr
MS 4291
Moscow, ID 83844-4291

finaid@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6312

Fax: 208-885-5592