Friday, September 13, 2019

Move in Day — Get Connected

Housing Complex Check-Ins

Starts at 8:00am

Housing complexes should be open to move in to by 8:00am.

  • On-Campus
    At Housing Complexes
  • Off-Campus
    At Apartment Complexes

Get Connected Student Registration

  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Manwaring Center
  • Kimball Foyer

Register for Get Connected to be placed in an I-Team and receive a Get Connected wristband. The wristband is required for free entrance to Get Connected events and new student meal.

Student Services

  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Kimball Building
  • Manwaring Center

Use this time to take care of student services such as buying books, paying tuition, getting an I-Card, etc. Most of the pay services can be taken care of online before coming to BYU-Idaho.

Talent Show Auditions

  • 9:00am - 1:30pm
  • Manwaring Center (MC)201

Audition today to peform your talent at the New Student Talent Show held tonight in the Hart Auditorium.

New Student Family Buffet

  • 11:00am - 2:00pm
  • Manwaring Center: The Crossroads

Tickets available here cost $6.25. Chick-fil-A Express will also be open from 11:00-4:00pm.

BYU-Idaho Welcome

  • 1:30pm - 2:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium

New students and parents will have the opportunity to hear from President Eyring.

Secrets For Student Success (Students & Parents)

  • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Auditorium

Meet Your I-Team

  • 3:00pm - 3:40pm
  • BYU-Idaho Stadium Field

Make new friends and get acquainted with other new students in your I-Team!

Parent Reception/Info Fair/Campus Tours

  • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

New students will be dismissed with their I-Teams to participate in Academic Connections while parents stay for their session. Parents unable to travel to Rexburg may view this event online.

Academic Connections

  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meet and get acquainted with your College Dean, faculty and academic advisor in your chosen major. See meeting locations below.

  • College of Agriculture & Life Sciences: Hart Auditorium
  • College of Business & Communication: Kirkham Auditorium
  • College of Education & Human Development: Hinckley Chapel
  • College of Language & Letters: Smith 244
  • College of Performing & Visual Arts: Snow 115
  • College of Physical Sciences & Engineering: Taylor Chapel
  • General Studies/University Studies: Ricks 147

New Student/Parent Buffet

  • 5:30 pm - 700 pm
  • Manwaring Center Crossroads Food Court
  • $15 per person (children four and up require)
  • Tickets must be purchased online


  • Cranberry Citrus Chicken
  • Steamed vegetables
  • Garden salad
  • Roasted potatoes
  • Dinner roll
  • Chocolate and Raspberry lemon cakes
  • Ice Water


New Student Service Project

  • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Start your semester off right. Students join us for the New Student Service Project. We will be assembling hygiene kits, braiding jump ropes and making plarn for plastic sleep mats.

New Student Talent Show

  • 9:30pm - 11:00pm
  • Hart Auditorium & BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Enjoy the top auditioned performances. Admittance is free to new students with a wristband or $1 at the door without a wristband. You won't want to miss this!

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Get Connected

Get Connected Late Registration

  • 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Kimball Building
  • Manwaring Center

Student Services

  • 8:00am - 1:00pm
  • Kimball Building
  • Manwaring Center

Living and Learning at BYU-Idaho

  • 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Hart Auditorium

This interactive session is taught by current students. Learn about becoming a disciple leader through the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, Student Honor, and Student Living.

Tours and Lunch

  • 11:00am - 12:45am
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Go on a tour with your I-Team and discover BYU-Idaho. Enjoy a free meal and spend time with all the new students. 
** Wristband required to participate.

Spirit of Ricks Showcase

  • 1:00pm - 1:45pm
  • Hart Auditorium

Connect to BYU-Idaho by learning about the Spirit of Ricks and how to get involved in various activities and programs available on campus.

Get Involved Fair

  • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

Visit with representatives from the various campus organizations and have the opportunity to sign-up and participate.

Mentor Connections

  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Various Campus Classroom

This is a chance to meet with your mentor. Mentoring is designed to assist you as you transition into university life.  Your trained mentor is here to assist you.

International Student Orientation

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Taylor Cultural Hall

I-Night (Ticketed Event)

  • 7:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Manwaring Center
  • BYU-Idaho Center Courts

I-Night is the can't miss, start of school bash. Tickets cost $5.00 and this event offers games, prizes, a dance, inflatables, the dating game, a $1 food ticket to the The Crossroads, and much more! Purchase your I-Night tickets now online or call 1-800-717-4257. Tickets will also be available at the door.

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