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Alternative Service Break

Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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Parent Orientation

Students and parents can learn their way around campus and discover the many opportunities at UI. Orientation events are Aug. 18-21. Register

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Theophilus Tower

Theophilus Tower, one of the most popular residence halls, is an 11-story building for nearly 400 first-year students. The Tower is home to students in every academic degree and is a community committed to helping students become involved on campus. The Vandal Edge program (see below) in this building helps students succeed from the first day by encouraging students to connect with peers and the university.

Housing rates for a Double Room: $2,150/Semester; Single Room, $2,950/Semester.
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The Tower offers 11 gender-specific floors with community restrooms. Each floor offers double rooms; all rooms include two twin beds, two vanity/dresser sets, two closets, two desks and two chairs. The building also includes entertainment lounges, study lounges and a computer lab. Themes in the Tower include: Engineering and Computer Science, Women in Idaho Science and Engineering (WiiSE), and Honors.

See descriptions of themed floors.

Housing & Residence Life is dedicated to providing students a successful first year on campus. All first-year students living in the residence halls participate in programming, designed to help students become active members of the University of Idaho community.

Student participate in the following programs:

  • Cultural events
  • Academic of campus organizations
  • Service projects
  • Attend workshops presented by an Academic Peer Mentor and/or Faculty/Staff in the Student Success Center.
  • Meet with University of Idaho Academic Advisors.
  • Complete and review the MAP-Works survey.


Housing & Residence Life

Physical Address:
1080 West 6th St.
Moscow, Idaho 83844

Mailing Address:
Business Mail:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2010 
Moscow, ID 83844-2010

Student Residence Hall Addresses:
Name of Student
MSC #____
1080 West 6th Street
Moscow ID 83843

Office Hours: Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

After-Hour Emergencies:
24-Hour Information Desk

Phone: 208-885-6571

Fax: 208-885-6606


Web: Housing and Residence Life