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Fall 2018 — Get Connected Schedule
Please check back regularly for updates.
The schedule was last updated 4/10/2018.
You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning September 17th.
Please note that Saturday, September 15th is for new students only!
Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.
At Housing Complexes
At Apartment Complexes
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 new student meal.
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.
Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.
Tickets available here cost $6.25. Chick-fil-A Express will also be open from 11:00-4:00pm.
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!
Parents learn about the student BYU-I experience and resources available to their student during their time there at BYU-Idaho.
New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President Eyring.
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.
Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.
Come and enjoy great food while experiencing the beauty of Polynesian dancing (including fire dancing) provided by Ailine’s Touch of Polynesia at the New Student/Parent Luau on Friday, September 14, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in the Manwaring Center Ballroom and Crossroads. Ailine’s Touch of Polynesia, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has traveled and performed throughout the United States for more than two decades. Purchase your tickets early as this event traditionally sells out. Tickets are $16.00 per person and includes:
- Polynesian Chicken
- Kaula Pork
- Party Green Beans
- Garden Salad
- Hawaiian Rolls
- Fried Rice with Ham
- Lemon/Chocolate Lush (dessert)
Food lines will form in the South Crossroads section of the Manwaring Center (MC). Live performance will be held in the MC Ballroom with video overflow in the North Crossroads section.
Start your semester off right. Students join us for the New Student Service Project. We will be assembling hygiene kits, braiding jump ropes and making plarn for plastic sleep mats.
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!
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
This interactive session is taught by current students. Learn about becoming a disciple leader through the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, Student Honor, and Student Living.
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.
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activites and programs available on campus.
Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.
Mentoring is designed to assist you as you transition into university life. Your trained mentor is here to assist you.
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 available at the door.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
Must have your I-Number and be dressed in standards (see Student Honor).
- Financial Aid
- Housing & Student Living
- Parking Services
- Student Records & Registration
- Student Employment
Get your textbooks, approved BYU-Idaho exercise clothing, computers/software /technology supplies, school supplies and BYU-Idaho paraphernalia.