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About Brigham Young University-Idaho

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private



4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College




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Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church)

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide 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.

Location & Contact


525 S Center


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Phone: 2084961411
Fax: 2084961411
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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


Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.


Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.


SAT Range

1010 - 1210

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee




High School GPA


Accept Common App


Brigham Young University offers only associate and bachelor degrees through the on-campus arrangement as well as an online approach. 

The ACT and SAT test scores are mandatory.

However, a certain SAT or ACT score does not guarantee admissions or denial. The priority deadline for fall, winter, and spring semesters are February 1 and October 1. 

The admission process is as follows:

  • Create an account/net-id in BYU

  • Select the school/department to which applicant will be applying

  • Selecting an applicant’s profile (applying a degree-seeking/non-degree seeking/dual enrolment)

  • Submit official transcripts, standardized test scores, proof of English proficiency & other documents

  • Once a decision has been made on the application, applicants will receive an email from the University regarding acceptance or denial.

Annual Cost to Attend

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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 The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


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Non-traditional Learning

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Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1,718 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

480 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

347 Graduates

Public Health

263 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

249 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

197 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

197 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

192 Graduates

Psychology, General

161 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

158 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

144 Graduates

Biology, General

139 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

126 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

126 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

117 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

108 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

93 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

90 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

84 Graduates

Social Work

70 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

57 Graduates

International/Global Studies

52 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

51 Graduates


48 Graduates

Computer Science

46 Graduates


46 Graduates

Political Science and Government

44 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

41 Graduates

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

41 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

39 Graduates


38 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

36 Graduates

Construction Management

31 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

28 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

28 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

28 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

26 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

25 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

25 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

25 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

24 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

23 Graduates


20 Graduates

Soil Sciences

19 Graduates

Animal Sciences

17 Graduates


17 Graduates

Civil Engineering

17 Graduates

Computer Engineering

15 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

14 Graduates


13 Graduates


13 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

11 Graduates

Architectural Engineering Technolog...

8 Graduates


6 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

4 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

3 Graduates

Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical...

3 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

3 Graduates

Engineering, General

3 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

2 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

1 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

1 Graduates


Student Body

Undergraduate Students


Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%




66% White

7% Unknown

0 Black

3% Hispanic

7% Two or more races

16% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

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Unknown Location


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Economic Diversity

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 Life


The students can reside on campus and 7% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available


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Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

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Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

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Sports Club


Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol


Campus Emergency Phones


24-Hour Escort Safety rides


Mobile Campus Emergency Alert


After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000



Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$81 - 262

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.


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Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


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Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants


Brigham Young University-Idaho’s FAFSA School Code is 002109. Types of financial aid include:

  • BYU-Idaho Grants

  • Loans

  • Scholarships

  • Veteran benefits

  • 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.

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