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Office of Admissions

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
Bruce M. Pitman Center
709 Deakin Street
Rm 117 
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Phone: 208-885-6326

Fax: 208-885-9119

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 Fall
1776 Science Center Dr. Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83840

Spell It Out: Your Guide to Campus Acronyms and Terms

Honestly, we rarely spell things out. From the way we refer to departments to the different buildings you'll have classes in, everything is shortened. We’re sure you have a map and a class schedule. Here’s a cheat sheet for all those acronyms and terms you’ll see for buildings, colleges and classes.

Course Acronyms

These will appear before the course numbers on your schedule


ACCT 

Accounting 

AERO 

Aerospace Studies 

AFST 

Africana Studies 

AGEC 

Agricultural Economics 

AGED 

Agricultural Education 

AGLS 

Agricultural and Life Sciences 

AIST 

American Indian Studies 

ALCP 

American Language and Culture 

AMST 

American Studies 

ANTH 

Anthropology 

AOLL 

Adult, Organizational Learning and Leadership 

ARCH 

Architecture 

ART 

Art 

ASM 

Agricultural Systems Management 

AT 

Athletic Training 

AVS  Animal and Veterinary Studies 

BCB 

Bioinformatics/Computational Biology 

BE 

Biological Engineering 

BIOL 

Biology 

BIOP 

Bioregional Plan and Community Design 

BLAW 

Business Law 

BUS 

Business 

CE 

Civil Engineering 

CHE 

Chemical Engineering 

CHEM 

Chemistry 

CHIN 

Chinese 

COMM 

Communication 

CORS 

Core Science 

CS 

Computer Science 

CTE 

Career and Technical Education 

DAN 

Dance



ECE 

Electrical and Computer Engineering 

ECON 

Economics 

ED 

Education 

EDAD 

Educational Administration 

EDCI 

Ed-Curriculum and Instruction 

EDSP 

Ed-Special Education 

EM 

Engineering Management 

EMBA 

Executive Master of Business Administration 

ENGL 

English 

ENGR 

Engineering – General 

ENT 

Entomology 

ENTR 

Entrepreneurship 

ENVS 

Environmental Science 


FCS 

Family and Consumer Sciences 

FIN 

Finance 

FISH 

Fishery Resources 

FL 

Foreign Language 

FLEN 

Foreign Language – English 

FOR 

Forest Resources 

FREN 

French 

FS 

Food Science 

GENE 

Genetics 

GEOE 

Geological Engineering 

GEOG 

Geography 

GEOL 

Geology 

GERM 

German 

GSSP 

Global Student Success 

H&S 

Health and Safety 

HIST 

History 

HYDR 

Hydrology 

ID 

Interior Design 

INDT 

Industrial Technology 

INTR 

Interdisciplinary Studies 

IS 

International Studies 

ISEM 

Integrated Seminar 

JAMM 

Journalism/Mass Media 

JAPN 

Japanese 

LARC 

Landscape Architecture 

LAS 

Latin American Studies 

LAW 

Law 

MATH 

Mathematics 

ME 

Mechanical Engineering 

MEDS 

Medical Science 

MHR 

Management and Human Resources 

MIS 

Management Information Systems 

MKTG 

Marketing 

MS 

Military Science 

MSE 

Materials Science and Engineering 

MTHE 

Mathematics Education 

MUSA 

Music – Applied Performance 

MUSC 

Music – Composition and Theory 

MUSH 

Music – History and Literature 

MUST 

Music – Teaching 

MUSX 

Music – General 

MVSC 

Movement Sciences 

NE 

Nuclear Engineering 

NEZP 

Nez Perce Language 

NR 

Natural Resources 

NRS 

Natural Resources and Society 

NS 

Naval Science 

OM 

Operations Management 

ORGS 

Organizational Sciences 

PEB 

Physical Education – Activity Courses 

PEP 

Physical Education – Professional 

PGA 

PGA Golf Management 

PHIL 

Philosophy 

PHYS 

Physics 

PLSC 

Plant Science 

POLS 

Political Science 

PSYC 

Psychology 

RCHS 

Rehab Counseling and Human Services 

REC 

Recreation 

RELS 

Religious Studies 

REM 

Rangeland Ecology and Management 

RMAT 

Renewable Materials 

SOC 

Sociology 

SOIL

Soils 

SPAN 

Spanish 

STAT 

Statistics 

THE 

Theatre Arts 

TM 

Technology Management 

VTD 

Virtual Technology/Design 

WGSS  Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies 

WLF 

Wildlife Resources

WR  Water Resources 

Office of Admissions

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
Bruce M. Pitman Center
709 Deakin Street
Rm 117 
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Phone: 208-885-6326

Fax: 208-885-9119

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 Fall
1776 Science Center Dr. Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83840