University of Idaho: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Idaho is a large four-year, public school with 12,420 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1889 and is one of the 3 colleges located in Moscow, Idaho.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
145
At University of Idaho you can obtain your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Idaho deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 145 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Engineering, Natural Resources and Environment, Psychology, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
The rate of student retention at University of Idaho is fair at 77% (above Idaho average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Idaho is below average: 56%. About 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Idaho is reasonably decent - 18:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,100
Average tuition charges are fairly high, $17,100 a year. The additional fees at University of Idaho beyond tuition are nearly $2,000; which makes it a total of $19,100 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Idaho additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
61%
As reported in recent data, 8,248 applications were submitted and 5,020 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Idaho in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D-
University of Idaho offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Idaho, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of Idaho provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 2,200 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Idaho. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of Idaho appears to be a very dangerous school. The college has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Idaho Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive, Moscow, Idaho 83844-2282, USA
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