Get Connected (New Student Orientation) is your
official start to your BYU-Idaho experience.

Click your starting semesters icon below for the Orientation Schedule:

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Winter
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Spring
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Fall

Spring 2016 - Get Connected Schedule

The Get Connected Schedule is tentative and subject to change.
Please check back regularly for updates.

The schedule was last updated 12/7/2015

*You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning January 6, 2016.

Starts at 8:00am Housing Complex Check-Ins
Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.
On-Campus:
At Housing Complexes
Off-Campus:
At Apartment Complexes
8:00am-5:00pm Get Connected Student Registration 
Register for Get Connected to be placed in an I-Team and receive a Get Connected Wristband. The wristband is required for free entrance to Get Connected events and meal.
Manwaring Center
Kimball Foyer
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services
Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, getting an I-Card, etc. Most of the pay services can be taken care of online before coming to BYU-Idaho.
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
9:00am-1:30pm Talent Show Auditions
Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.
Manwaring Center (MC)201
11:30am-1:30pm New Student/Parent Dining
The Crossroads will be open for lunch.
Manwaring Center: The Crossroads
2:00pm-2:40pm Meet Your I-Team
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-3:45pm BYU-Idaho Welcome
New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President Gilbert.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
3:45pm-5:45pm Parent Session/ Q&A with the President
New students will be dismissed with their I-Teams to participate in Academic Connections while parents stay for their session. Parents unable to travel to Rexburg may view this event online.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
4:00pm-5:00pm Academic Connections
Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
College of Business & Communication
College of Education & Human Development
College of Language & Letters
College of Performing & Visual Arts
College of Physical Sciences & Engineering
General Studies/University Studies

See below


MC 220 Ballroom 
Kirkham 230
Hinckley Chapel 
Smith 240
Snow 115 
Taylor Chapel
Ricks 147
8:30pm - 11:00pm New Student Talent Show & Social
Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to new students with a wristband or $1 at the door without a wristband. You won't want to miss this!
Hart Auditorium & BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am-12:00pm Get Connected Late Registration Hart Foyer
Manwaring Center
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
10:00am-11:00am Living and Learning at BYU-Idaho Learn about becoming a disciple leader through the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, Student Honor, and Student Living. This interactive session is taught by current students. Hart Auditorium
11:00am-12:45am Tours and Lunch Go on a tour with your I-Team and discover BYU-Idaho. Enjoy a free meal and spend time with all the new students.                       **Wristband required to participate. BYU-Idaho Center Courts
1:00pm-1:45pm Spirit of Ricks Showcase
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activites and prgoram available on campus.
Hart Auditorium
2:00pm-3:00pm Get Involved Fair
Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-6:00pm Student Services/Free Time Various Campus Locations
7:00pm-11:00pm I-Night Amplified   (Ticketed Event)
I-Night is the can't miss, start of school bash.  Tickets cost $5.00 and this event offers games, prizes, a dance, inflatables, the dating game, a $1 food ticket to the The Crossroads, and much more! Purchase your I-Night tickets now online or call 1-800-717-4257.  Tickets will also be on sale the night of the event at the door.
Manwaring Center / BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Winter 2016 - Get Connected Schedule

The Get Connected Schedule is tentative and subject to change.
Please check back regularly for updates.

The schedule was last updated 12/7/2015

*You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning January 6, 2016.

PARENTS: We hope you enjoy your visit to BYU-Idaho on Move-in Day!
Please note that Tuesday, January 5 is for new students only!
Starts at 8:00am Housing Complex Check-Ins
Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.
On-Campus:
At Housing Complexes
Off-Campus:
At Apartment Complexes
8:00am-5:00pm Get Connected Student Registration 
Register for Get Connected to be placed in an I-Team and receive a Get Connected Wristband. The wristband is required for free entrance to Get Connected events and meal.
Manwaring Center
Kimball Foyer
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services
Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, getting an I-Card, etc. Most of the pay services can be taken care of online before coming to BYU-Idaho.
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
9:00am-1:30pm Talent Show Auditions
Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.
Manwaring Center (MC)201
11:30am-1:30pm New Student/Parent Dining
The Crossroads will be open for lunch.
Manwaring Center: The Crossroads
2:00pm-2:40pm Meet Your I-Team
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-3:45pm BYU-Idaho Welcome
New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President Gilbert.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
3:45pm-5:45pm Parent Session/ Q&A with the President
New students will be dismissed with their I-Teams to participate in Academic Connections while parents stay for their session. Parents unable to travel to Rexburg may view this event online.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
4:00pm-5:00pm Academic Connections
Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
College of Business & Communication
College of Education & Human Development
College of Language & Letters
College of Performing & Visual Arts
College of Physical Sciences & Engineering
General Studies/University Studies

See below


MC 220 Ballroom 
Kirkham 230
Hinckley Chapel 
Smith 240
Snow 115 
Taylor Chapel
Ricks 147
8:30pm - 11:00pm New Student Talent Show & Social
Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to new students with a wristband or $1 at the door without a wristband. You won't want to miss this!
Hart Auditorium & BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am-12:00pm Get Connected Late Registration Hart Foyer
Manwaring Center
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
10:00am-11:00am Living and Learning at BYU-Idaho Learn about becoming a disciple leader through the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, Student Honor, and Student Living. This interactive session is taught by current students. Hart Auditorium
11:00am-12:45am Tours and Lunch Go on a tour with your I-Team and discover BYU-Idaho. Enjoy a free meal and spend time with all the new students.                       **Wristband required to participate. BYU-Idaho Center Courts
1:00pm-1:45pm Spirit of Ricks Showcase
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activites and prgoram available on campus.
Hart Auditorium
2:00pm-3:00pm Get Involved Fair
Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-6:00pm Student Services/Free Time Various Campus Locations
7:00pm-11:00pm I-Night Amplified   (Ticketed Event)
I-Night is the can't miss, start of school bash.  Tickets cost $5.00 and this event offers games, prizes, a dance, inflatables, the dating game, a $1 food ticket to the The Crossroads, and much more! Purchase your I-Night tickets now online or call 1-800-717-4257.  Tickets will also be on sale the night of the event at the door.
Manwaring Center / BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am-5:00pm I-Card Distribution
Must have your I-Number and be dressed in standards (see Student Honor)
Manwaring Center 368/369
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services in the Kimball
  • Accounting
  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid
  • Housing & Student Living
  • Parking Services
  • Student Records & Registration
  • Student Employment
Kimball Building
8:00am-5:00pm On-Campus Parking Permits Kimball Building 150 H
9:00am-5:00pm Dining Dollars Manwaring Center 276 A
9:00am-6:00pm University Store
Textbooks, Hart Building issue (PE Clothes), computers/software /technology supplies, school supplies and BYU-Idaho paraphernalia
Manwaring Center 1st Floor

Fall 2016 - Get Connected Schedule

The Get Connected Schedule is tentative and subject to change.
Please check back regularly for updates.

The schedule was last updated 12/7/2015

*You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning January 6, 2016.

Starts at 8:00am Housing Complex Check-Ins
Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.
On-Campus:
At Housing Complexes
Off-Campus:
At Apartment Complexes
8:00am-5:00pm Get Connected Student Registration 
Register for Get Connected to be placed in an I-Team and receive a Get Connected Wristband. The wristband is required for free entrance to Get Connected events and meal.
Manwaring Center
Kimball Foyer
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services
Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, getting an I-Card, etc. Most of the pay services can be taken care of online before coming to BYU-Idaho.
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
9:00am-1:30pm Talent Show Auditions
Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.
Manwaring Center (MC)201
11:30am-1:30pm New Student/Parent Dining
The Crossroads will be open for lunch.
Manwaring Center: The Crossroads
2:00pm-2:40pm Meet Your I-Team
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-3:45pm BYU-Idaho Welcome
New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President Gilbert.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
3:45pm-5:45pm Parent Session/ Q&A with the President
New students will be dismissed with their I-Teams to participate in Academic Connections while parents stay for their session. Parents unable to travel to Rexburg may view this event online.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium
4:00pm-5:00pm Academic Connections
Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
College of Business & Communication
College of Education & Human Development
College of Language & Letters
College of Performing & Visual Arts
College of Physical Sciences & Engineering
General Studies/University Studies

See below


MC 220 Ballroom 
Kirkham 230
Hinckley Chapel 
Smith 240
Snow 115 
Taylor Chapel
Ricks 147
8:30pm - 11:00pm New Student Talent Show & Social
Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to new students with a wristband or $1 at the door without a wristband. You won't want to miss this!
Hart Auditorium & BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am-12:00pm Get Connected Late Registration Hart Foyer
Manwaring Center
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
10:00am-11:00am Living and Learning at BYU-Idaho Learn about becoming a disciple leader through the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, Student Honor, and Student Living. This interactive session is taught by current students. Hart Auditorium
11:00am-12:45am Tours and Lunch Go on a tour with your I-Team and discover BYU-Idaho. Enjoy a free meal and spend time with all the new students.                       **Wristband required to participate. BYU-Idaho Center Courts
1:00pm-1:45pm Spirit of Ricks Showcase
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activites and prgoram available on campus.
Hart Auditorium
2:00pm-3:00pm Get Involved Fair
Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:00pm-6:00pm Student Services/Free Time Various Campus Locations
7:00pm-11:00pm I-Night Amplified   (Ticketed Event)
I-Night is the can't miss, start of school bash.  Tickets cost $5.00 and this event offers games, prizes, a dance, inflatables, the dating game, a $1 food ticket to the The Crossroads, and much more! Purchase your I-Night tickets now online or call 1-800-717-4257.  Tickets will also be on sale the night of the event at the door.
Manwaring Center / BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am-5:00pm I-Card Distribution
Must have your I-Number and be dressed in standards (see Student Honor)
Manwaring Center 368/369
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services in the Kimball
  • Accounting
  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid
  • Housing & Student Living
  • Parking Services
  • Student Records & Registration
  • Student Employment
Kimball Building
8:00am-5:00pm On-Campus Parking Permits Kimball Building 150 H
9:00am-5:00pm Dining Dollars Manwaring Center 276 A
9:00am-6:00pm University Store
Textbooks, Hart Building issue (PE Clothes), computers/software /technology supplies, school supplies and BYU-Idaho paraphernalia
Manwaring Center 1st Floor