The University of Idaho: a leading interdisciplinary research institution

The University of Idaho is a leading public research university and offers countless engaged learning experiences for great career preparation.

A safe and welcoming community

UI offers international students a range of services to assist with adjusting to life in a new country, meeting local students and succeeding their studies.

Launch your global career

Nearly 90 percent of UI students say that by graduation they already have a job or plan to go to graduate school, according to the university’s 2016 Outcomes Survey.

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Welcome to the University of Idaho!

A world-class education at the University of Idaho prepares our graduates to succeed in the global job market, and we deliver one of the best educational investments available in the United States. For example, Forbes has listed UI as one of the top 25 best value programs and among the best overall programs in the United States.

Today, we have more than 750 international students from 80 countries studying with us in 85 undergraduate programs and 93 master’s, doctoral and specialist programs. We are a safe, welcoming and friendly university community that values interaction with international students.

I encourage you to explore the possibility of joining us for an upcoming academic year. We are excited to share our beautiful campus, outstanding faculty and friendly community with you!


Chuck Staben
President, University of Idaho

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Your pathway to the University of Idaho

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