Spring 2015 - Get Connected Schedule

The Get Connected Schedule is tentative and subject to change. Please check back regularly for updates.
This schedule was last updated on 02/11/15.

Interactive Map / Printable Map / * Parking Map
*You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning April 20, 2015.

PARENTS: We hope you enjoy your visit to BYU-Idaho on Move-in Day!
Please note that Saturday, April 19 is for new students only!
Please encourage your son/daughter to fully participate in Get Connected.


Move-In DayFriday, April 17, 2015
Time Event Place
Starts at 8:00am Housing Complex Check-Ins
Move in to your housing complex in the morning so you can attend the BYU-Idaho Welcome at 3:30 p.m. Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00 a.m.
At Housing Complexes
At Apartment Complexes
8:00am-3:15pm 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 meals.
Manwaring Center:
8:00am-5:00pm Student Services
Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, obtaining  an I-Card, etc. Some services can be taken care of online before coming to BYU-Idaho. See student services at the bottom of this page.
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
9:00am-2:30pm Talent Show Auditions
Audition today to perform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held Saturday night in the Kirkham Auditorium.
Manwaring Center: Dance Studio (MC 201)
11:00am-4:00pm New Student/Parent Dining
Chick-fil-A is open for Lunch. During the semester The Crossraods is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For more information visit BYU-Idaho Food Services or call 208-496-2800.
Manwaring Center:
The Crossroads
3:30pm-5:00pm BYU-Idaho Welcome
New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President and Sister Gilbert. New students will be dismissed halfway through this session to participate in the Meet You i-Team session, while parents stay for the parent session. Parents unable to travel to Rexburg may view this event online.
Taylor Chapel
4:00pm-5:00pm Meet Your I-Team
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team! Discussions and activities will be guided by current BYU-Idaho students.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts 1-4
8:30pm-10:00pm New Student Talent Show
Enjoy the top auditioned performances at the New Student Talent Show. You won't want to miss this!
Hart Auditorium
10:00pm-11:00pm New Student Social
Attend the New Student Social to play games, enjoy some snacks, and meet other new students.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts 1-4

Get ConnectedSaturday, April 18, 2015
Time Event Place
8:00am-9:45am Get Connected Late Registration
Register for Get Connected in order 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 meals.
Manwaring Center:
8:00am-9:15am Breakfast & Tour 
Meet with your I-Team and enjoy a free meal and a tour of the campus services. Don't be late! Breakfast will be served only from 8:00-8:45 a.m. **Wristband required to participate.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts 1-4
9:30am-10:45am 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.
Taylor Chapel
11:00am-12:15pm Academic Connections/ Meet the Faculty
Meet your academic advisor as well as faculty representatives from your college. See meeting locations below.
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Taylor 120
College of Business & CommunicationHinkley 286
College of Education & Human DevelopmentSmith 240
College of Language & Letters Ricks 147
College of Performing & Visual Arts Taylor 248
College of Physical Sciences & Engineer Austin 105
General Studies/University Studies Taylor 130
12:15p.m-1:00pm Lunch
Enjoy a free meal and spend time with your I-Team and other new students. **Wristband required to participate.
I-Center Courts
1:15 pm-2:00pm Spirit of Ricks Showcase
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activities and programs available on campus.
Kirkham Auditorium
2:00pm-3:00pm Get Involved Fair
Visit with representatives from various campus organizations and have the opportunity sign-up to participate.
I-Center Courts
3:00pm-8:30pm Student Services/Free Time
Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, obtaining an I-Card, etc.
Campus Locations
Saturday, April 18 7:00pm-11:00pm I-Night (All Students)(Ticketed Event)
Tickets will go on sale February 19 and are $5.00 per person when purchased in advance or $5.00 at the door. One dollar worth of food coupons is included with your ticket. Call 1-800-717-4257 or purchase online.
Manwaring Center
BYU-Idaho Center
First Week of ClassApril 20 thru April 24 , 2015
Time Event Place
Tuesday, April 21,
Attend the first Devotional of the semester as an I-Team or with roommates and friends.
BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium

Student ServicesSaturday, April 18, 2015
Time Event Place
8:00am-1:00pm I-Card Distribution
Must have your I-Number and be dressed in standards (see Student Honor)
MC 368, 369
8:00am-1:00pm Student Services in the Kimball
  • Accounting
  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid
  • Housing
  • Parking Services
  • Student Records
  • Student Employment
Kimball Building
8:00am-1:00pm On-Campus Parking Permits Kimball Building 150 H
8:00am-1:00pm Dining Dollars Manwaring Center 276 A
11:00am-4:00pm The Crossroads Dining Facility Manwaring Center 2nd Floor
9:00am-5:00pm University Store                                       Buy textbooks, Hart Building issue (PE Clothes), computers/software /techonology supplies, school supplies, and BYU-Idaho paraphernalia. Manwaring Center 1st Floor

Get Connected ExpeditionsApril 2015
Time Event Place
TBD Outdoor Discovery(Ticketed Event)
Join us for an outdoor adventure at beautiful Badger Creek. You can participate in activities such as archery, black powder rifle shooting, high ropes course, and more! Sign-ups are required to participate. Tickets cost $10.00. Tickets will soon be available at the ticket office.
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