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Our Accolades

We think we've got a pretty terrific place to get a college education.

But don't just take our word for it.  See what others have said about the educational quality and value at The College of Idaho:




No. 4 College in the West Region (2023) by U.S. News & World Report


Top-rated Idaho school, "Hidden Gem" (2024) by College Raptor


Idaho’s #1 College (2022) Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education “US University Rankings"

College Factual


No. 1 College in Idaho from College Factual (2022)


No. 120 “Best National Liberal Arts Colleges” (2022) from U.S. News & World Report



No. 1 in the nation, Social Mobility by U.S. News & World Report (2021)

Bachelors Degree Center


No. 21 in the Nation in Health Science Degrees from Bachelor's Degree Center (2021)

Best Value Colleges


2020 Best Value (Best Value Colleges)



No. 2 in northwest, No. 105 nationally in admission yield among small, liberal arts colleges or universities (2020) by Chronicle of Higher Education


Top 100 Liberal Arts College (2020) by


Top 100 overall, no. 1 in Idaho (2019) by College Consensus


The best college in Idaho in 100 Best U.S. Colleges & Universities by



No. 1 in Idaho, no. 132 nationally among liberal arts colleges in value from Kiplinger (2019)


No. 2 on “50 Best Small Colleges for 2018” from Best College Reviews