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Idaho State University Student Life

Idaho State University is on a 1,100-acre campus in an urban setting in Pocatello, Idaho. Idaho State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Idaho State University also has fraternities and sororities.

Idaho State University students' favorite campus traditions are Football Games, CommUniversity Welcome Back Orange & Black and Choir, Music Performances.

Does Idaho State University offer student housing?

Idaho State University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Idaho State University students live off campus. In 2021, 12.7% of undergrads at Idaho State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 87.3% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Idaho State University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Idaho State University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Idaho State University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Idaho State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Idaho State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Idaho State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Idaho State University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Idaho State University, take Interstates 15 and 86 to Pocatello, ID. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pocatello Municipal airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Idaho you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Idaho State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Idaho State University Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

59%

Full Time

41%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

74%

14%

3%

2%

2%

2%

1%

1%

0.36%

Undergraduate Students

9,575

Graduate Students

2,181

Non-Resident / International Students

168

Idaho State University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

11,756

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,872

Out-of-State

$24,494

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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