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Boise State University

Boise, ID 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate84%

About Boise State University

Boise State University is a public, state university in the city of Boise, Idaho. Boise State University was founded in 1932. The college enrolls around 26,162 students per year, including 22,962 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Boise State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Boise State University. Around 84% of applicants get into Boise State University each year. In 2022, 14,095 out of 16,795 total applicants were accepted.

Boise State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 54.7%

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Boise State University is located in the city of Boise, Idaho,.

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College Info

1910 University Drive Boise, ID 83725-0399

Campus Setting: Urban

Boise State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Boise State University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Boise State University is Aug 1.

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Boise State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1030 - 1210


Math SAT Range

510 - 600


Reading SAT Range

520 - 610

Boise State University Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Boise State University is like? There are approximately 26,162 students enrolled at Boise State University, including 22,962 undergraduate students and 3,200 graduate students. 59% percent of students attend school full-time, 57% percent are from ID and 43% percent of students are from other states.


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