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UI Retirees Association

UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University. Learn More

Nontraditional Students

Almost all non-traditional students are pursuing their education on top of demands outside the classroom. Many of our students are raising children, working while in college, serving in the military and taking care of family.

The University of Idaho is committed to working with these students to ensure success in both their academic and personal careers. UI provides a range of services designed to meet your needs.

Children's Center

Providing a positive learning environment for families of students, faculty, staff and the Palouse community.

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Family Housing

Campus apartments offer access to a vibrant community of fellow students and families.

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Veterans Assistance

Service persons, guardsmen, reservists, active duty veterans and dependent can get help with VA education applications and benefits.

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What is a Non-Traditional Student?

Are you an incoming University of Idaho undergraduate student who is:

  • Older than 23
  • A parent
  • Married
  • Attending UI after taking a break before or during your university education
  • The primary care giver of elderly parents
  • A veteran of the US armed forces

If so, you belong to a significant segment of our student population. An estimated 20-40 percent of our undergraduate students are non-traditional learners.

Contact Us

Office of the Dean of Students TLC 232

Physical Address:
875 Line Street
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2431

Phone: (208) 885-6757

Fax: 208-885-5699

Email: askjoe@uidaho.edu

Web: Strategic Plan

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