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Winter 2018 — Get Connected Schedule

Please check back regularly for updates.

The schedule was last updated 02/22/2017.

You may park on campus during Get Connected without a permit. However, permits are required beginning January 9, 2018.

PARENTS: We hope you enjoy your visit to BYU-Idaho on Move-in Day!
Please note that Saturday, January 6 is for new students only!
Starts at 8:00am
Housing Complex Check-Ins
Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.
At Housing Complexes
At Apartment Complexes
8:00am - 5:00pm
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 meal.
Manwaring Center
Kimball Foyer
8:00am - 5:00pm
Student Services
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.
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
9:00am - 1:30pm
Talent Show Auditions
Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.
Manwaring Center (MC)201
11:00am - 2:00pm
New Student Family Buffet
Tickets available here until December 31 at 2:00pm, limited walk-in sales. Cost $6. Chick-fil-A Express will also be open from 11:00-4:00pm.
Manwaring Center:
The Crossroads
12:00 - 1:30pm
International student orientation
International student orientation
Taylor Cultural Hall
2:00pm - 2:40pm
Meet Your I-Team
Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
BYU-Idaho Welcome
The official welcome to new students and parents from President and Sister Eyring.
BYU-Idaho Center
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Parent Session: Secrets for Student Success
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.
BYU-Idaho Center
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Academic Connections
Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.
See Below
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
MC 220
College of Business & Communication
College of Education & Human Development
College of Language & Letters
College of Performing & Visual Arts
College of Physical Sciences & Engineering
General Studies/University Studies
8:30pm - 11:00pm
New Student Talent Show & Social
Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to new students with a wristband. You won't want to miss this!
Hart Auditorium &
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am - 12:00pm
Get Connected Late Registration
Hyrum Manwaring Student Center
Lobby and Mall Booth
8:00am - 1:00pm
Student Services
Kimball Building
Manwaring Center
10:00am - 11:00am
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.
Hart Auditorium
11:00am - 12:45am
Tours and Lunch
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.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Spirit of Ricks Showcase
Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activites and prgoram available on campus.
Hart Auditorium
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Get Involved Fair
Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Mentor Connections
Mentor connections.
Campus classrooms
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Heber J. Grant Mentor Connections
Hinckley Building
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Student Services / Free Time
Various Campus Locations
7:00pm - 11:00pm
I-Night Amplified (Ticketed Event)
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 on sale the night of the event at the door.
Manwaring Center
BYU-Idaho Center Courts
8:00am - 5:00pm
I-Card Distribution
Manwaring Center 368/369
Must have your I-Number and be dressed in standards (see Student Honor)
8am - 5pm (Fri.) / 8am - 1pm (Sat)
Student Services in the Kimball
Kimball Building
  • Accounting
  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid
  • Housing & Student Living
  • Parking Services
  • Student Records & Registration
  • Student Employment
8:00am - 5:00pm
On-Campus Parking Permits
Kimball Building 150H
9:00am - 5:00pm
Dining Dollars
Manwaring Center 276A
9:00am - 6:00pm
University store
Textbooks, Hart Building issue (PE Clothes), computers/software /technology supplies, school supplies and BYU-Idaho paraphernalia
Manwaring Center 1st Floor