2112 Cleveland Boulevard Caldwell, ID 83605 208-459-5305
http://www.collegeofidaho.edu admission@albertson.edu
About Albertson College
  • Year of Foundation 1891
  • Size of Campus 50 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation APCU
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Other
  • Undergraduate Population 800
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $16,425
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 1,010
The College of Idaho is a liberal arts college with an enrollment of 1,010 students located in Caldwell, Idaho, United States. From November 1991 until October 2007 it was known as Albertson College of Idaho. The College of Idaho, dedicated to preparing students better than any other small college in the West, is the state’s oldest private college. Our students enjoy small classes taught by outstanding professors, a close-knit community, a competitive NAIA athletics program, outstanding visual and performing arts activities, and a beautiful residential campus. The College’s innovative PEAK curriculum challenges students to attain competencies in the four knowledge peaks of the fine arts and humanities, natural sciences and mathematics, social sciences and history, and a professional field, enabling them to graduate with an academic major and three undergraduate minors in four years.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 2
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Caldwell Fine Arts, Cinco de Mayo, Dia De los Muretos, DeSieptiembre, Spring Fling, Winterfest, Campus Ministry Late Night, Potter's Clay, SUB Program Nights, Phreaking Phrenzie, Finals Midnight Breakfast, First Year Program Evening Events, Homecoming, Tas
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Percent students who are frat members 12%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Chi, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Psi Omega, Pi Kappa Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministries (non-denominational), LDSSA, Potter's Clay, F. C. I. , Fellowship of Christian Athletics;
  • Other on-campus organizations 8%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 13%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Albertson Latino Americano Students (ALAS), International Student Organization
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Boise (25)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Caldwell (2)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 44%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 20%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 8%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (78%), fraternity housing, apartment for single students (11%), special housing for disabled students, other housing options (11%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 30
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 42%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 7%
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 592
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Terteling Library includes a computer lab, 4 group study rooms, and the Curriculum Resource Center which houses K-12 curricular materials. The library is a selective depository for U.S. Government documents.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 198,201
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums McCain Student Center,The student union houses a bookstore, coffee house, movie theater, snack bar and dining area plus a TV lounge and student government offices; J.A. Albertson Activities Center, a 75,000 square-foot activities center which contains a la
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,142
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and o
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 29,768
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 40,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,050
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A