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STEP 1
LET’S DO THIS


ACCEPT SCHOLARSHIPS BY:

Semester/Term AttendingDeadline
Spring Spring Friday before classes begin
Summer/Fall May 2, 2018

 

 

STEP 2
ACCOUNT ME IN


ISU students use BengalWeb to conduct all official university related business. Your ISU email will be used to communicate important dates/deadlines for scholarships, financial aid, registering for classes, orientation and other critical information. Set up your ISU BengalWeb and email account TODAY by visiting the link provided in your admissions letter.

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Contact the ISU Help Desk at (208) 282-4357 if you need assistance setting up your BengalWeb account or adding a parent account.

 

 

STEP 3
KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK


Final admission requires that you successfully complete all current course work. If you have not already done so, please make arrangements for ISU to receive your final high school transcript with verification of your final grades and graduation date.

 

 

STEP 4
EARLY REGISTRATION EVENT
Get first pick of Fall 2018 classes


Early Registration is your chance to sign up for fall 2018 classes before anyone else. This event is held April 4-7 on the Pocatello campus for new freshman starting in the fall semester. You'll get an invitation with more information, and you can RSVP for the day to attend that works for you. When you come to Early Registration, you will also:

Seating is limited each day, so be sure to RSVP early for the day that works for you. Parents are welcome. There will be a special session for them called, "How to Support Your Student through the First Year," which will cover finances, housing, campus safety, and more.

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Attending early registration means you’ll get priority registration.
Early registration dates: April 4–7.

 

 

STEP 5
GET A CLEAR FINANCIAL PICTURE


TUITION AND FEES: Estimated figures reflect 2017–2018 academic year at ISU.

ExpenseIdaho ResidentsNon-residentsWUE*NRTW+
Undergraduate Tuition $7,166 $21,024 $10,479 $7,166
Room1 $2,790 $2,790 $2,790 $2,790
Board2 $3,226 $3,226 $3,226 $3,226
Books and Supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Estimated Costs $14,182 $28,958 $17,765 $14,182

* Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Program
+ Non-Resident Tuition Waiver (NRTW)
1 Double occupancy room in traditional
(non-suite/non-apartment) residence hall
2 100 meals per semester, plus $475 flex money

 

 

STEP 6
“LIVE ON” AT ISU


Like a true Bengal tiger, the ISU Bengal’s habitat is varied, with plenty of secure, clean and affordable living-learning environments for students.

As a housing resident, you’ll experience:

Apply for Campus Housing today to avoid getting wait-listed and submit your $150 deposit.

 

 

STEP 7
INVEST IN YOURSELF


As soon as you are fully admitted by the required deadline for Fall entry (May 1) or Spring entry (December 1), you will automatically be considered for recruitment scholarships. Learn more on the Scholarship site.

The Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS) lists additional scholarship opportunities for which you may be eligible. Acceptance varies based on scholarship. Sign in to the BOSS system to apply.

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When logging into BOSS, you must log in with your ISU username and password.

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External scholarships are another way to help you pay for college. We strongly encourage all students to follow the 1,2,3 process in the order described below:

  1. Meet all required deadlines
  2. Apply for additional scholarships
  3. Look for other outside/local scholarships. Students can view many local/outside scholarships by logging into BOSS and viewing the “external” section under the “opportunities” tab.

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View other outside scholarship opportunities:
Outside Scholarships in BOSS 
Outside Scholarship Resources

 

 

STEP 8
CONNECT WITH YOUR ACADEMIC COACH


Your Academic Coach is your one-stop resource to connect you to Idaho State University. Your Academic Coach helps connect you to the resources you need to start strong and stay focused throughout your entire academic career year at ISU. For more information visit the Student Success Center.

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Students who take ACAD 1104, the First Year Transition course, enjoy higher GPAs, make stronger connections and are more likely to graduate.

 

 

STEP 9
GET THE LAY OF THE LAND


New Student Orientation (NSO) is the first campus event held for you as a new Bengal.

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Research shows that students who participate in orientation programs are more likely to be successful in college and persist to graduation.

 

 

STEP 10
DISCOVER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES


Leadership opportunities abound for new Bengals. Check out the following programs, clubs and organizations to strut your leadership skills and find the right fit for you.

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Connect with your admissions advisor to find the right leadership opportunity for you.

 

 

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(208) 282-4636

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