1910 University Drive Boise, ID 83725 208-426-1156
http://go.boisestate.edu/ bsuinfo@boisestate.edu
About Boise State University
  • Year of Foundation 1932
  • Size of Campus 150 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 16,925
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 11%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,106in-state, $12,110 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $5,114
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 15,997
Boise State University is a public, metropolitan research university offering an array of undergraduate and graduate degrees and experiences that foster student success, lifelong learning, community engagement, innovation and creativity. Research and creative activity advance new knowledge and benefit students, the community, state and nation. Boise State aspires to be a research university known for the finest undergraduate education in the region, and outstanding research and graduate programs. With its exceptional faculty, staff and student body, and its location in the heart of a thriving metropolitan area, the university is an engine that drives the Idaho economy, providing significant return on public investment.Founded in 1932 Located in the heart of beautiful Boise, Idaho.Focused on innovation and creativity.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 2
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Boise (4), Boise (4)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Boise (2)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 20%
  • On and Off campus housing offered N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 8%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (50%), women's dorms (15%), men's dorms (10%), apartments for married students (10%), apartment for single students (15%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 35%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 40%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 615,000
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,800
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 58,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 300
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic
  • Museums N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 180
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms 1,400,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 100
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 97%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 60%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year 35%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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