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"Welcome Week" is designed for new students to become better acquainted with college life and prepare for their first semester, Welcome Week is a series of fun events that will give first-year students a taste of what the C of I has to offer in the week leading up to the official beginning of the fall semester.

By the end of the week, students will not only be settled into their new dorm rooms, they will have built a set of memories that will stay with them throughout their entire college experience.

McCall Wilderness Experience

Freshmen at The College of Idaho all attend a unique overnight orientation session in beautiful McCall, Idaho. Held at a lakeside camp in the heart of Payette National Forest, students get to know their dormmates, classmates and friends for the next four years. A long-time tradition for C of I students, you'll find alums taking about this trips for decades to come.