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Fall 2023

The seven key steps on this page are essential to continuing your journey to join the Bengal family. 

If you have completed these steps, explore the helpful opportunities at the bottom of the page.


Need help with your next steps? 

Connect with your Admission Advisor for personalized support and guidance on all of your next steps. 

Step 1

Setup your BengalWeb account

Idaho State students use BengalWeb to conduct all university-related business.

Set up your account by visiting the link provided in your letter of admission or check your email for the link from

Contact the IT Help Desk if you need assistance
(208) 282-4357

Step 2

Check your ISU Email Account

Your ISU email account will be critical to your success as a Bengal! We highly recommend checking this every single day and adding this email account to your mobile device for easy access. 

Logging in is simple! It's the exact same information you use to access BengalWeb. Simply click the email icon in BengalWeb or log in at

Email Address: 

Password: Your_BengalWeb_Password

Step 3

Invest in yourself

As soon as you are fully admitted by the required deadline (July 1, 2023) you will be automatically considered for our recruitment scholarships.
You must accept these scholarships by August 1, 2023.

Check BOSS for even more scholarship opportunities and be sure to complete your FAFSA to be considered for Pell Grant, Work-Study, Loans, and Need-Based scholarships.

(208) 282-3315

(208) 282-2756

(Bengal Online Scholarship System)

School code: 001620

*Check the status of your financial aid by logging into BengalWeb and navigating to the student finances tab. 

Step 4

“Live On” at Idaho State

University Housing is varied, with plenty of secure, clean, and affordable living-learning environments for students.

You can submit a housing application by logging into BengalWeb. To check out our Residence Hall options, take a virtual Housing Tour!

(208) 282-2120

Step 5

Visit Campus

Schedule an individualized campus tour and let us roll out the orange carpet for you and your family!

Your fully customized experience will include a walking tour of our scenic campus with a current student ambassador, meetings with the academic departments of your choosing, a University Housing tour, a one-on-one meeting with your Admission Advisor, and so much more! 

Step 6

Complete Your Academic Placement Tools

All new, incoming students must complete these mandatory math and english placement courses. If you have completed Early College Coursework, you may not need to use these placement tools. 

Check out our Write Class Video and our ALEKS Test Video to learn more. 

Step 7

RSVP for New Student Orientation (NSO) and register for Fall 2023 classes

NSO is your first major campus event as a new Bengal! During this event you will become immersed in our campus community and get registered for your classes.

Important Deadlines

Submit dual/concurrent credit official college transcripts by June 30, 2023.

Accept Scholarships by August 1, 2023.

Explore More Options

Are you finished with the 7 key steps? We have more options for you to explore that may help you in getting prepared to join us on campus in the Fall!