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Colleges in Idaho

There are 13 colleges in Idaho, 8 public and 5 private, offering a wide range of programs and majors. Idaho has both small schools (defined as less than 2000 students) and "very large" ones (10,000 or more students) and everything in between, including community colleges, in urban and rural environments.


The University of Idaho is the state's oldest institution and enrolls more national merit scholars than all other state institutions combined. Located in the small town of Moscow, University of Idaho has the largest campus in the state and features Idaho's only law school.


Idaho State University's main campus is located in Pocatello, with regional sites including Meridian, Idaho Falls, and Twin Falls. ISU has over 285 available programs including natural and physical sciences, humanities, and performing and visual arts.


Located in Boise, Boise State University has the largest enrollment of colleges in Idaho and offers 201 degrees in 190 fields of study. U.S. News & World Report has twice listed Boise State among the top up-and-coming schools in the nation for regional universities.


Other Idaho colleges include College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, College of Western Idaho in Nampa, Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, North Idaho College in Coeur d'Alene, and many more.


Cappex has tons of resources for students considering a college in Idaho, including plenty of ways to help you find and apply for scholarships. Begin by browsing the complete list of colleges and universities below.


Colleges in Idaho

School Scholarships Available
Boise Bible College 14 scholarships
Boise State University 56 scholarships
Brigham Young University-Idaho 33 scholarships
College of Southern Idaho 8 scholarships
College of Western Idaho No scholarships
Eastern Idaho Technical College No scholarships
Idaho State University 233 scholarships
Lewis-Clark State College 110 scholarships
New Saint Andrews College 5 scholarships
North Idaho College No scholarships
Northwest Nazarene University 5 scholarships
The College of Idaho 5 scholarships
University of Idaho 848 scholarships