How much does The College of Idaho cost?

The College of Idaho Cost of Attendance
In-state $30,155
Out-of-state $30,155
On-Campus Room and Board $9,794
Off-Campus Room and Board $6,500
Average Annual Cost $26,018
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $19,589
$30,000-$48,000 $20,773
$48,000-$75,000 $23,487
$75,000-$110,000 $23,312
Over $110,000 $24,231

The College of Idaho Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $26,691
Federal Grants 38% $4,802
Pell grants 38% $4,926
Other federal grants 7% $1,316
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 8% $2,112
Institutional grants or scholarships 82% $18,057
Student loan aid 57% $7,230
Federal student loans 56% $8,414
Other student loans 9% $11,296

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

The College of Idaho Admissions

What is The College of Idaho's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 49%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 86% of applicants
SAT Reading 460-570
SAT Math 465-590
SAT Writing 455-570
ACT Submissions 68% of applicants
Composite Score 21-27

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The College of Idaho Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 936
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

The College of Idaho Graduation Success

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About The College of Idaho

For up-to-date information on the College of Idaho's response to COVID-19, please check here. The deposit deadline for students entering in fall of 2020 has been extended to June 1. Please also note that the College of Idaho continues to provide a test optional pathway, so students still have the opportunity to apply without an ACT or SAT result.


2112 Cleveland Blvd
Caldwell, ID

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Midsize Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify