The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is one of only 72 land-grant research universities in the United States. From its residential campus in Moscow, UI serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls, and Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to more than 12,000 students statewide, UI is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities and their advancement of diversity, citizenship and global outreach. UI competes in the Big Sky Conference and Sun Belt Conference.
Main CampusMoscow, Idaho, United States5,000 - 20,000 on Campus<100,000 residents in MoscowLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
The University of Idaho is located in Moscow, a small city in the fertile, rolling hills of the Palouse in north central Idaho. The city of Moscow, rated as one of the "Best 100 Small Art Towns in America," offers shopping, restaurants and coffee shops all within walking distance from the UI. Just eight miles from Pullman, Washington (home of Washington State University), Moscow hosts a number of festivals including the Renaissance Fair, Rendezvous in the Park, Mardi Gras and the world-class Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Within a hundred mile radius of Moscow, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy Coeur d'Alene and Nez Perce Indian reservations, Schweitzer and Silver Mountain ski resorts, Silverwood Theme Park, Coeur d'Alene Lake, Dworshak Reservoir, the Clearwater and Snake Rivers, Bitteroot Mountains, Palouse Falls and Hell's Canyon.