Idaho State University

State Board makes tuition freeze official

For a second consecutive year, the four-year schools will hold the line on in-state, undergraduate tuition.

ISU plans to offer full-time in-person instruction this fall

Coronavirus protocols will remain in effect “as long as circumstances require,” such as mask mandates and contact tracing.

Higher ed enrollment numbers are in — and they are mixed

The coronavirus pandemic had Idaho colleges and universities fearing the worst. But the four-year schools have avoided catastrophic fall enrollment declines.

ISU teams up on project to step up coronavirus testing

The new equipment will run 60 to 90 tests in 90 minutes, yielding up to 500 results daily. Currently, tests are processed one at a time, taking roughly 90 minutes apiece.

‘The expectation is that we’re all in this together:’ Idaho State reopens its campus

Other state colleges and universities will follow suit next week. Here’s the reopening picture across the state’s campuses.

Idaho State announces fall reopening plan

Face-to-face classes will end before Thanksgiving. Some health officials warn of a potential second wave of coronavirus in late fall, coinciding with the start of flu season.

Idaho’s first coronavirus case is linked to ISU-Meridian campus

Health officials are focusing an investigation on students and employees on the ISU Meridian campus. They say the coronavirus case poses no threat to students or staff at nearby West Ada School district facilities.

Analysis: Presidents talk about a ‘new day.’ And they seem to mean it.

Idaho’s new wave of higher education leaders checked rivalry at the Statehouse doors this week — earning praise from legislators.

Statehouse roundup, 1.21.20: Presidents discuss tuition freeze, budget realities

“We have to come up with a (funding) system that we can all agree on,” Idaho State University President Kevin Satterlee told legislative budget-writers Tuesday.

Boise State, Idaho State spell out cost-cutting plans

Boise State University will make a variety of moves in order to cut $2.1 million next year. Idaho State University is working out its plan to cut $1.6 million.