Housing and Worship in New Locations

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I'm interning in a city where I've never lived and where I have no connections. How do I find housing? How do I know which ward I attend?

  • The university has acquired housing in the following locations and has affordable, semester-by-semester contracts available to students completing internships or student teaching in the following locations: 
    • Arizona: Mesa
    • California: Davis
    • Idaho: Moscow, Nampa
    • Nevada: Las Vegas
    • Utah: Ogden, Taylorsville
    Additionally, BYU-Idaho has some leads and connections with housing complexes in other areas, which may be of interest to both single and married students. For more information about either scenario, please contact Brother Marc Sunderland in Student Housing at 208.496.9222. 
  • Many students have found it helpful to contact the director of the local Institute as they search for housing or other information about their new location. The director may connect students with other young adults or local priesthood leaders for additional assistance. Visit institute.lds.org to find an institute in the area where you'll be living.
  • The Church's meetinghouse locator will help you identify your local ward or branch and provide contact information for priesthood leaders. From LDS.org, select "Maps," which can be found under "Sign-in/Tools" at the top of the page. You can also use this tool to find the nearest temple and family history center.

Important Contacts

Name

Phone Number

Email Address

Location

Academic Discovery Center: Career Services

208.496.9800

 academicdiscoverycenter@byui.edu

MC 129

Academic Discovery Center: Internship Office

208.496.9827

internships@byui.edu

 

MC 129

Sister Melissa Bair, Communication Department Internship Coordinator

208.496.3689

bairmm@byui.edu

Spori 114B

Companies with more than 100 employees made full-time job offers to 69 percent of their interns in 2012. —Internships.com

Communication Department Academic Internship Coordinator

Melissa Bair - Office: 114B Spori - Phone: 208-496-3689