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University Communications and Marketing

Phone: 208-885-6291

Fax: 208-885-5841

Email: uinews@uidaho.edu

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Brand Messaging

Our Brand Position:

Idaho's Premier Research University

What Makes U of I Stand Out: Our UVPs

Academic Excellence

  • Top professors who have world-renowned expertise in key fields
  • High professor-student engagement
  • More guidance counselors rank us as the best college in Idaho
  • High third-party rankings: U.S. News & World Report, the Princeton Review, et al. 

Value

  • The affordability of a major state institution
  • $25 million in scholarships annually
  • More than 80 percent of students have jobs or continuing education plans by graduation
  • Highest early- and mid-career pay among Idaho’s four-year public universities
  • The state’s highest four-year graduation rate

Research

  • Conduct more research than any other Idaho institution
  • Breadth of student opportunities and hands-on learning in everything from the creative arts to hard sciences
  • Two-thirds of undergraduates participate in research projects

Town

  • Safe, walkable, student-oriented
  • Beautiful location
  • Moscow experiences four distinct seasons
  • Far enough from home for personal growth, but close enough to home for support for regional students
  • Moscow is one of “America’s Smartest Cities," according to Lumosity
  • Livability.com ranks Moscow as one of America’s 10 best college towns

Social

  • 18- to 22-year-olds living in a tight community, sharing experiences and building camaraderie
  • More than 200 clubs and activities
  • NCAA Division I-sponsored sports
  • Built-in network for life with alumni in locations around the world

Campus

  • The university’s library was named the most beautiful in Idaho by Tech Insider
  • The university's Rec Center has been ranked among the best in the nation by Campus Rec Magazine
  • Walkable
  • Historic
  • Beautiful

Statewide Focus

  • A mission to help the state move forward
  • Extension offices in 42 out of 44 counties
  • Three educational centers and 12 research centers
  • Research and knowledge shared with all Idahoans
  • A key economic driver
  • A center for innovation and community engagement

Contact

University Communications and Marketing

Phone: 208-885-6291

Fax: 208-885-5841

Email: uinews@uidaho.edu

Directory Location