Our Moscow Community
Moscow, Idaho, has a population of approximately 24,000 and offers a safe, family-oriented environment. The University of Idaho campus lies among the scenic Palouse region, defined by its vista of blue skies and rolling hills. Many people who come to visit end up making Moscow their home.
Moscow’s vibrant downtown area is a short walk from campus and offers several dining options, and a local farmer’s market. Moscow supports a rich art and cultural scene, including the annual Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, a Renaissance Fair, local theatre, art galleries, and many family-friendly events. Moscow, Idaho, is also a relatively short drive from other fun cities, including Boise; Portland, Ore.; Spokane, Wash.; Seattle, Wash.; and Missoula, Montana.
The Great Outdoors
The University of Idaho in Moscow offers much to the outdoor enthusiast. Mountains, lakes and rivers feature miles of trails for biking and hiking, skiing and snowboarding, rock climbing, white-water rafting, fishing and camping. In addition, the university has an award-winning Outdoor Recreation Program to help students enjoy these activities with convenient equipment rentals and organized group trips. Make friends and great memories.
While you attend the UI College of Law, you will interact with judges, U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Idaho Supreme Court, university counsel, law firms, intellectual property (IP) and patent lawyers, and many others. Students have many opportunities to build a network right here in the Moscow community.