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  • Dr. Howard Berger has been teaching students at C of I for over three decades — so is there anything different he’s expecting for this semester? Check out the latest from the bench in the newest episode of “The Berger Banter,” which can be found here!

C of I maintains position on Best College Rankings

The College of Idaho continues to receive national recognition for its top-notch academics and superior sense of community with its inclusion in the 2018 U.S. News and Report’s Best College Rankings.

The C of I ranked at No. 168 on the report’s “Best National Liberal Arts Colleges” rankings, the same ranking the College earned on 2017’s list. The rankings were determined by the U.S. News & World Report via a formula considering 15 areas related to academic excellence, including graduation rates, class sizes, and average ACT-SAT scores, among other important statistics.

C of I mourns the passing of Gov. Cecil Andrus

Those on the campus of the College of Idaho were saddened to learn of the passing of former Idaho Governor Cecil Andrus, while remembering a leader who played a significant role in the betterment and preservation of the College over the past 40 years.

There were times during his terms as Governor, as well as times when he served on the College’s Board of Trustees, when the College faced serious financial difficulties. Through his influence and leadership, the College received a number of financial gifts that helped sustain and even grow the campus.

In the News

  • Construction at the Cruzen-Murray Library is now heading into Month 17! We’re making a lot of really great progress on the new library, and as usual, we’ve been getting great video of the construction process! Check out this timelapse of all the work that got done over July 2017 here!

In the News

  • In our newest episode of “Charlotte’s Webcast,” hear more from our president, Dr. Charlotte Borst about some of our most exciting recent stories, from successful philanthropy to unique undergraduate research! Click here for more!

Princeton Review includes C of I in "Best 382 Colleges"

The College of Idaho finds itself on the national stage once again with its inclusion in The Princeton Review’s 2018 edition of The Best 382 Colleges, an honor given only to the top 15 percent of America’s four-year colleges.

In the News

  • Our new Cruzen-Murray Library is now in Month 15 of construction, and it’s starting to take shape! Check out this timelapse video of June 2017 construction! Be on the lookout for the grand opening during the 2017-2018 school year!

C of I featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2018

The College of Idaho continues to be recognized as one of Idaho’s top colleges with inclusion into the 2018 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges.

Compiled annually by former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske, the Fiske Guide to Colleges is one of the top independent voices in college admissions, taking a selective, subjective and systematic look at over 300 colleges and universities in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

In the News

  • We’re officially in the summer, Yotes, and it’s perfect weather to get yourself into a nice, air conditioned movie theater! Don’t know what to see? Don’t worry! Theatre professor Joe Golden is back with a new summer movie edition of “The Golden Minute” to help you make a decision! Check out the video here!