About the University of Idaho
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.
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U of I offers a huge selection of high-quality majors (85 undergraduate, 62 master’s, 31 doctoral) spread across 10 colleges. Our academic programs are ranked among the best in the nation, including the College of Education, College of Natural Resources and College of Engineering.
U of I offers over $25 million in scholarships annually — more than any other Idaho public institution.
U of I students volunteer thousands of hours each year in communities worldwide, a fact that has cemented the university’s place on the U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
- With $100 million spent annually on research, U of I is Idaho’s premier “higher research” university, and one of the top five in the Pacific Northwest, notes the Carnegie Foundation.
The Idaho WWAMI Education Program is No. 1 in the nation for family, rural and primary medical care training, says U.S. News & World Report.
The National Jurist named the College of Law one of the nation’s best schools for public service and community impact.