Research Institutes & Programs
Idaho Water Resources Research Institute (IWRRI)
IWRRI supports and directs water research for the state of Idaho and the region. Over 80 faculty from five colleges are involved in the institutes interdisciplinary research in water quality, water supply and water management. Learn more about IWRRI.
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research
EPSCoR represents a federal-state partnership to enhance the science and engineering research, education, and technology capabilities of states that traditionally have received smaller amounts of federal R&D funds. Visit EPSCoR to learn more.
The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies
The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) is an interdisciplinary research group at the University of Idaho focused on understanding the patterns and processes of evolution that occur over comparatively short periods of time. Learn more about the IBEST facilities and research.
Idaho Geological Survey
IGS collects, interprets, and disseminates geologic and mineral data for the state of Idaho. Members of the Idaho Geological Survey staff acquire geologic information through field and laboratory investigations and through cooperative programs with other governmental and private agencies. Learn more IGS.
Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI)
ARI coordinates research among higher education institutions and industries in Idaho to assist both commercial and conservation aquaculture in the state and the region. Learn more about ARI.
Student Educational Activities
The University of Idaho actively pursues opportunities for students to gain educational experience outside of the traditional classroom and/or with industry partners. Learn more about sponsoring educational activities.