Facts and Figures

Here's a quick overview of BYU-Idaho's campus, student body, and academic offerings.

Taylor building in the winter

  • November 12, 1888
  • Rexburg, Idaho
  • Community of 28,000 in the agriculturally rich Snake River Valley of eastern Idaho
  • Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, and Jackson Hole all within close driving distance
  • Approximately 15,000 students each semester
  • Largest private university in Idaho
Student Body
  • All 50 states and more than 70 countries represented
  • Over 40 major buildings on 400 acres
Academic Offerings
  • Over a dozen associate degrees and nearly 80 bachelor's degress
  • Eight colleges and 33 departments
  • Four online associate degrees
  • 10 online bachelor's degrees
  • Over 100 online courses
Academic Calendar
  • Three, 14-week semesters: Fall, Winter, and Spring
  • Each student admitted to a track comprised of two semesters