About Brigham Young University-Idaho
On Campus Housing
Brigham Young University-Idaho is a private not-for-profit institution which is located at 525 S Center St, Rexburg, IdaBrigham ho 83460.
Brigham Young University-Idaho provides a unique educational experience with the goal of preparing students for lifelong learning, for employment, and for roles as leaders in the home, church, and community. BYU-Idaho maintains a wholesome academic, cultural, and social environment.
The student population on campus is around 42341.
The institute has been accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. The institute offers a total of 125 bachelor and associate degrees through both on-campus and online arrangements.
Their Vision - To improve the quality of every aspect of the student experience—intellectual, personal, and social—and to educate students more deeply and powerfully so they can succeed in the globalized world.
Established in 1888, BYUI was first known as Bannock Stake Academy, offering elementary school- level courses. In 1900, they expanded their curriculum to include high school- level courses.
In 2013, online Learning offers had grown to include 159 courses and degrees. Now the institute spans 430 acres with over 40 buildings.
Students come from all 50 states and over 80 countries and there are more than 28,000 students that attend each calendar year, with over 16,000 full-time students at any given time.
Their mission has been to develop disciples of Jesus Christ who are leaders in their homes, the Church, and their communities. By providing a high-quality education that prepares students of diverse interests and abilities for lifelong learning and employment, serving as many students as possible within resource constraints, delivering education that is affordable for students and the Church, lowering the cost per student to create the opportunity to educate far more of them and Building testimonies of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ and fostering its principles in a wholesome academic, cultural, and social environment.
The institute is known for its “Learning Model” academic curriculum where students complete the majority of their work in their own time and dedicate their class time to engage in discussions with their professors and peers. As well as the honor code followed by students, which reflects the values of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Brigham Young University Idaho ranking by acknowledged firms are as follows:
Brigham Young University was ranked by US News recently in 2020 in the following categories
#20 in Regional Colleges West,
#1 in Most Innovative Schools,
#24 in Top Performers on Social Mobility (tie)
On the Forbes list, it was ranked
#413in Top Colleges 2019,
#274 In Private Colleges,
#139 In Liberal Arts Universities,
#79 In The West,
#86 in America's Best Value Colleges 2019
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
McDaniel College has always attempted to keep its fees within the reach of those students coming from families with moderate incomes while offering a liberal arts education of outstanding value.
Degree-seeking undergraduates are entitled to enroll in one three-week January Term without paying additional tuition. Board and special fees are billed to the student’s account.
The Net price amounts up to $7555, the average annual cost totals around $4118, whereas for books and supplies, room and board, & other fees the costs are $400, $4172, and $0.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$58,960 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Brigham Young University-Idaho’s FAFSA School Code is 002109. Types of financial aid include:
Bureau of Indian Affairs educational benefits
The total financial aid amount a student would be eligible for varies from student to student. It depends on factors such as EFC (expected family contribution), COA (cost of attendance) which is calculated using information given in the FAFSA form.
Some information regarding financial aid are:
Percentage of students receiving gift aid is 51% and the average amount a student receives is $4641
The percentage of students receiving federal grants is 27% and the average amount a student receives these grants equals $4903.
The percentage of students receiving state aid is 3% and the average amount this state aid amounts to is $3367.
The percentage of students receiving institutional grant aid is 41% and the average amount a student receives these Institutional grant aid equals $2328.