Idaho State University

country rank  280
world rank  826

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University Overview

Established in 1901, Idaho State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Pocatello (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Idaho. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Meridian, Idaho Falls, Twin Falls. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, Idaho State University (ISU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Idaho State University (ISU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 117 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym ISU
Founded 1901
Motto Veritas Vos Liberabit
The Truth Shall Set You Free
Colours Black and orange

University Location

Address 921 S 8th Avenue
Pocatello (population range: 50,000-249,999)
83209 Idaho
United States
T +1 (208) 282 2475
F +1 (208) 282 4511
Other locations Meridian, Idaho Falls, Twin Falls

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 921 South 8th Avenue Stop 8270
Pocatello 83209-8270
+1 (208) 282 2475

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Idaho State University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Year of first Accreditation
1918


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • Commissio

Affiliations

  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018