Prepare to Come
New Student Checklist
The New Student Checklist outlines the key steps you need to complete prior to starting classes. The checklist includes:
- Student portal (mybyui.edu)
- Scholarships and financial aid
- Registration dates and information
- Deferment information
- Move-in day and Get Connected dates
The Arrival Checklist contains the necessary steps you need to take during Move-in Day, Get Connected and the start of your first semester.
Email is the official method of communication at BYU-Idaho, and you are responsible for the information sent to your BYU-Idaho email account. Frequently login to my.byui.edu, click on your email tab and read your emails. You will receive the following emails on a regular basis from the university.
|Friday||New Student Update contains information specific to the newly admitted students.|
|Tuesday||Student Advisory contains important information including academic and financial aid deadlines, fee disclosures and university policies.|
|Thursday||The Feed contains promotional information about campus happenings.|
As a new student you will be assigned a Student Ambassador who will:
- Guide you through the New Student Checklist
- Answer your questions
- Direct you to campus services and resources
Want to visit campus and get a better feel for the University? Sign up for a customized Visit Day. Options include:
- Customized tour
- Attend a class
- Explore housing
- Meet with an academic advisor
You are expected to participate in Get Connected (new student orientation) which serves as the official start of your BYU-Idaho experience.