“I had no idea before I came here ... ” That is how many students begin their explanations about what they love about Brigham Young University-Idaho. My experience is similar. Before arriving on campus in August 2023 as the new president of BYU-Idaho, I already understood that the university was a place where students could grow in their discipleship of Christ. But what I did not know, and what I have learned since then, is that BYU-Idaho also provides a high-quality education, at an affordable cost, in a fun and uplifting environment.
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In an effort to make the BYU-Idaho application process easier, the university has removed its application fee. By eliminating this cost barrier, the university hopes more students will take the opportunity to apply to a university where they will develop as disciples of Jesus Christ, while gaining a high-quality college education that is student centered by design. This new benefit is now available to all future BYU-Idaho applicants that have not yet enrolled in BYU-Idaho classes.
REXBURG — Brigham Young University-Idaho is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Rammell as its new Dean of Students. He replaces Wynn Hill who served as the Dean of Students since 2019 before transitioning to a new role in the Counseling Center this year.
Every Tuesday at 11:30 a.m., students, faculty, and employees gather in the BYU-Idaho Center to hear Christ-centered messages at the University’s weekly devotional. Speakers are selected from university employees, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and friends of BYU-Idaho. In addition, each semester one college hosts a guest speaker for a campus forum hour.
REXBURG— In celebration of the Christmas season, Brigham Young University-Idaho’s 2022 performance of “A BYU-Idaho Christmas” with special guest GENTRI will be broadcast across the state on Idaho Public Television (IdahoPTV).
REXBURG, Idaho — BYU-Idaho Center Stage is pleased to announce its Winter 2024 Season performance lineup. Th upcoming season features culturally inspired performers, a world-class illusionist, a multi-GRAMMY award winner, and a scripture-based masterpiece performed by a non-denominational choir.
REXBURG, Idaho – Elder Carlos A. Godoy, General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will address 2,891 graduates at Brigham Young University-Idaho’s 2023 Fall Semester Commencement on Thursday, December 14, 2023. The live event will be held at 1:00 p.m. in the BYU-Idaho Center and streamed live at byui.edu/live/video.
Brigham Young University-Idaho's Center Stage is pleased to announce the featured guest for this year’s “A BYU-Idaho Christmas.” Along with students in the College of Performing and Visual Arts, this year’s performance will feature Disney film star Adassa. The performance will take place on Saturday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the BYU-Idaho Center.
Beginning in April 2024, BYU–Idaho and Ensign College, with the support of BYU–Pathway Worldwide, will offer 90–96 credit degrees that will allow students to complete an online bachelor’s degree in three years. The new degrees, approved by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), preserve all required major and general education courses while eliminating elective credits.
BYU-Idaho Center Stage is pleased to announce the Fall 2023 Season performance lineup. This lineup features a County Music Award winner, a group of Broadway's most iconic performers, and a Christmas spectacular headlined by a voice heard in theaters worldwide.
The Church Board of Education announced today updates to the Student Ecclesiastical Endorsement, the Honor Code and Dress and Grooming Principles and Expectations for the Church Educational System (CES). These changes were made to help our campus community draw closer to Jesus Christ and strengthen the overall student experience. These adjustments will:
The Board of Trustees of Brigham Young University–Idaho (BYU–Idaho) has appointed Elder Alvin “Trip” F. Meredith III as the university’s 18th president. Elder Meredith will succeed Henry J. Eyring, who has served as president for the past six years.
Brigham Young University-Idaho Center Stage will host a musical performance by Utah-based band Molly in the Mineshaft on Friday, July 28, during the university’s annual conference, Education Week. The show will take place in the Hart Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.
Elder David A. Bednar, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will address 2,802 graduates at Brigham Young University-Idaho’s 2023 Spring Semester Commencement on Wednesday, July 19, 2023. The event will be held at 5:45 p.m. in the BYU-Idaho Center and streamed live at www.byui.edu/live/video.
Brigham Young University-Idaho invites everyone, young and old, to Education Week. This year, the conference will be held from Thursday, July 27 through Saturday, July 29.
The Idaho Supreme Court will hear three cases on the Brigham Young University-Idaho campus in Rexburg on Wednesday, June 14. The event will give students, employees, faculty, and members of the Rexburg community an opportunity to see first-hand how the appellate courts operate.