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Vandal Challenge Leadership Conference: Vandals Para Un Mejor Mañana

The Vandal Challenge Leadership Conference will be a three-day event hosted at the University of Idaho on November 3-5, 2022.. The conference is designed to support and encourage high school juniors and seniors to pursue higher education.

Date: November 3-5, 2022

The event helps students learn about:

  • Financing their education
  • Admissions process
  • UI-College Assistance Migrant Program
  • Life in Housing & Residence Life
  • Campus tour
  • Multicultural student organizations on campus
  • Motivational speakers

Transportation, lodging and meals will be provided to juniors and seniors who are selected to participate. Bus pick-up locations will include the Treasure Valley, Magic Valley and Idaho Falls. Students will be required to follow University of Idaho COVID-19 protocols throughout the entire program.

Application deadline: Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2022 at 5 p.m. Pacific time.

Things You'll Need

Before starting the application, gather needed materials:

  • High school GPA
  • ACT/SAT scores (if available)

This application also includes one short essay question. Apply today!


Contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs at 208-885-7716 or email

Contact Us

Teaching & Learning Center Room 230

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2439
Moscow, ID 83844-2439

Phone: 208-885-7716

Fax: 208-885-9494