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U of I's web-based retention and advising tool provides an efficient way to guide and support students on their road to graduation. Login to VandalStar.

Important Dates

Oct. 1

  • First date to file FAFSA for the following academic year

January

Financial Aid

  • Award notifications begin for new students in February. Watch your VandalMail for notification and login to VandalWeb to review financial aid awards.

New Student Orientation

March

  • Accept your scholarship and financial aid package sent in late March.
  • Vandal Ready next steps go live: select fall classes, on-campus housing and sign up for New Student Orientation.
  • Make hotel reservations for your family for move-in at the start of school.
  • UIdaho Bound event dates start.

May

Verify your Enrollment

  • Notify other schools about your choice to become a Vandal.
  • Watch your mail and VandalMail for more information.

June  

Verify your University Housing

  • Send all final transcripts to the Office of Admissions.
  • If you haven't already, register for fraternity or sorority recruitment or reserve your room in the residence halls.
  • Make sure your family has hotel reservations for move-in at the start of school. Rooms fill up fast!

July

Prepare for Academics

  • Order textbooks online.
  • Watch for your university billing in the mail and on VandalWeb.

August 

Last Minute Preparation

  • Pay all university fees before the first day of classes.
  • Aug 16, 2023 - Attend New Student Orientation.
  • Aug 21, 2023 - First day of classes

Full To-Do List

See more steps to becoming a successful Vandal at the Admitted Student To-Do list.

Explore

International To-Do List

If you're an international student, make sure to take a look at your to-do list with immigration and other steps.

View To-Do List

Financial Aid Abounds

From scholarships to student work study, learn what's available.

Learn more about aid

Are you Vandal Ready?

See the countdown to your next steps to confirming your spot as a Vandal.

Let's Go

Office of Admissions

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
Bruce M. Pitman Center
709 Deakin Avenue
Rm 135 
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 4253 
Moscow, ID 83844-4253

Phone: 208-885-6163

Email: admissions@uidaho.edu

Web: Office of Admissions

Physical Address:
University of Idaho Boise
322 E. Front St
Boise, ID 83702

Physical Address:
University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene
1031 N Academic Way
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Physical Address:
University of Idaho, Idaho Falls
1776 Science Center Dr.
Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83840