Posted September 18, 2013
The first is Wednesday, Oct. 2, at the Historic Ballroom, 205 Shoshone St., N., in downtown Twin Falls, and the second is Thursday, Oct. 3, at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive, in Meridian. Both events are free and run from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
High school juniors and seniors, their parents, and college transfer students are invited, said ISU admissions adviser, Dana Gaudet.
Attendees will get an overview of academic programs offered on the Pocatello and Meridian campuses, housing options and information about the university honors program. They’ll have the opportunity to browse ISU programs and discuss their fields of interest with program representatives.
"Prospective students will learn firsthand what it's like to be a Bengal and the opportunities available at ISU," said Gaudet.
The event includes refreshments, giveaways and a panel discussion with current ISU students. RSVP at www.isu.edu/future/isuin.
In 2012, Idaho State University was voted the fifth safest campus in the country by Collegesafe.org. In 2013, AffordableCollegesOnline.org ranked ISU in the top 15 for low-cost, high-salary education in a survey of 4,000 accredited public colleges and universities.
Also in 2013, ISU-Meridian, which offers more than 20 graduate and undergraduate programs in the health sciences, was voted one of the top 10 branch campuses in the United States by Thebestcolleges.org.