Friday, April 19, 2019

Move in Day — Get Connected

Housing Complex Check-Ins

Starts at 8:00 a.m.

Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00 a.m.

  • On-Campus
    At Housing Complexes
  • Off-Campus
    At Apartment Complexes

Get Connected Student Registration

  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Manwaring Center
  • Kimball Foyer

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. 

Student Services

  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Kimball Building
  • Manwaring Center

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. 

Talent Show Auditions

  • 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Manwaring Center (MC)201

Audition today to perform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Kirkham Auditorium

Meet Your I-Team

  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!

Parent Connections/Reception

  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Hart Building

Parents learn about the student BYU-I experience and resources available to their student during their time at BYU-Idaho.

BYU-Idaho Welcome - CANCELED

  • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
  • Taylor Chapel

New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from the Administration

Parent Session

  • 3:45pm - 4:50pm
  • Taylor Chapel

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

Academic Connections

  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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: MC 220 Ballroom
  • College of Business & Communication: Smith 240
  • College of Education & Human Development: Hinckley Chapel
  • College of Language & Letters: Smith 244
  • College of Performing & Visual Arts: Snow 115
  • College of Physical Sciences & Engineering: Taylor Chapel
  • General Studies/University Studies: Ricks 147

New Student/Parent Buffet

  • 5:30pm - 7:00pm
  • Manwaring Center Crossroads Food Court
  • $15 per person (children four and up require)
  • Ticket must be purchased online before 9 a.m. on April 17


  • Cranberry Citrus Chicken
  • Steamed vegetables
  • Garden salad
  • Roasted potatoes
  • Dinner roll
  • Chocolate and Raspberry lemon cakes
  • Ice Water

New Student Service Project

  • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Start your semester off right. Students join us for the New Student Service Project. We will be sorting canned for the Rexburg Crisis Center, cutting out puppets for the Idaho Falls Humanitarian Center and making plans for plastic sleep mats. 

New Student Talent Show & Social

  • 9:15pm - 10:30pm
  • Hart Auditorium

Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to everyone. You won't want to miss this!

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Get Connected

Get Connected Late Registration

  • 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Kimball Building
  • Manwaring Center

Student Services

  • MC and Kimball 9am-2pm 
  • I-card 9am-3pm

Living and Learning at BYU-Idaho

  • 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Hart Auditorium

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.

Campus Connection Tour

  • 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Hart Auditorium

Go on a tour with your I-Team and discover BYU-Idaho.

Lunch and Mentor Connections

  • 12:00pm - 1:15pm
  • Various Campus Classroom

This is a chance to meet with your mentor, enjoy a free meal and spend time with new students from your I-Team. Mentoring is designed to assist you as you transition into university life. Your trained mentor is here to assist you. ** Wristband required to participate in the lunch.

Spirit of Ricks Showcase

  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Hart Auditorium

Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activities and programs available on campus.

Get Involved Fair

  • 2:30pm - 3:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.

International Student Orientation

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
  • MC Little Theater

I-Night (Ticketed Event)

  • 7:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Manwaring Center
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

I-Night is the can't miss, start of school bash. Tickets are $5.00 and the event includes 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 available at the door.

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