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Orientation Resource Fair Guide

Learn more about the campus offices here to support you to graduation!


OfficeAsk Me AboutBefore You Leave (Action Item): DescriptionWebsite
Advising and Academic Support Center- Academic Coaching

- Interdisciplinary Studies

- Tutoring, Learning Assistants, or Discipline-Specific Support

- The 'Finish in 4' Program
- Check out Bronco Ready

- Complete Academic Support Survey
Join the Advising and Academic Support Center to learn about major exploration, academic coaching, learning assistants, and more!
Albertsons Library- Accessing Reading Resources

- Library Liaisons

- 3D MakerLab

- Study Room Reservations

- The Computer Lab

- Checking Our
- Grab some fun library information

- Follow us on Socials @AlbertsonsLibrary
The library is at the center of campus, and has the tools to become the center of your academic life. Hundreds of online resources, MakerLab, technology lending, and study space are available to you!
Army ROTC + Military Science Department- Army ROTC Courses

- Service Options

- Army National Guard or Reserves / Army ROTC

- Scholarships and Other Benefits
- Sign-up for Military Science 101

- Follow us on Instagram @boisestate_armyrotc
Army ROTC is one of the best leadership courses in the country - it can help pay for college.
ASBSU - Associated Students of Boise State University- Representing the Student Body

- Getting Involved in Student Government

- How to run, be appointed, or apply for a position
- Apply for a Fall Assembly Position

- Follow @ASBSU on Instagram
The Associated Students of Boise State University (ASBSU) is the official student government at Boise State. ASBSU has two core purposes: Facilitate educational, intellectual, social, and cultural engagement at the University and advocate for the interests of students at the University.
Athletics + The Corral- Student Attendance at Athletic Events

- Student Rewards

- Involvement in The Corral Student Section
- Download the Bronco Sports App

- Apply to be a Freshman Ambassador for The Corral
All Boise State Students are a part of The Corral! Your involvement level depends on you. Come to Corral and Athletics events and spread your passion for Bronco Athletics!
Blue Thunder Marching Band- How to be part of the Marching Band

- Marching Band Schedule

- The Requirements of Blue Thunder Members
- Schedule an Audition before July 15th

- Copy down Band Camp dates

- Apply for Band Scholarships
Welcome home. Instant friends, mentors, and adventures of a lifetime. Play an integral role in creating the excitement at Boise State while studying the career of your dreams. Inspire your peers to greatness. Participate in university life in a way you never thought possible. Make the Blue your home.
Boise State Dining- Meal Plans

- Dining Dollars

- Working On-Campus
- Sign-up for your Meal Plan

- Apply for a Job On-Campus

- Change your Meal Plan
You never have to worry about food, value of meal plans will surpass others, meal plan for everyone, convenient, flexible, easy to use, lots of choices across campus.
Bronco Shop- Finding the Official Book List

- Inclusive Access (IA)

- How to Pay for IA

- Accessing IA Materials

- Picking Up Books Ordered Online

- Student Discounts on Laptops and Tablets
- Follow us on TikTok @BoiseStateBroncoShop

- Follow us on Instagram @BoiseStateBroncoShop
Join the Bronco Shop team to learn about the textbook ordering process, technology on campus, campus mailing services, and many more services and products offered at the Bronco Shop.
Campus Recreation- Campus Recreation Programs: Climbing Wall, Club Sports, Group Fitness Classes, Intramural Sports, Outdoor Trips/Rental Center, and Personal Training

- Job Opportunities at the Rec: Climbing Gym Attendant , Group Fitness Instructor, Intramural Official, Personal Trainer, and Trip Leader

- Campus Recreation Memberships

- Campus Recreation’s annual Bronco Welcome Event
- Learn more about our programs and services

- Apply to work for Campus Recreation

- Follow us on instagram @boisestaterec
Learn about Rec Center featuring cardio and weight equipment, courts, pool, climbing gym, and rental center. The Rec Center also houses intramural and club sports, fitness classes, and outdoor trips.
Career Services- Choosing a major and/or a career path

- How to get work experience

- Finding an on-campus job

- Creating a career plan
- Create a Handshake Profile

- Schedule a Career Plan Appointment

- Take PathwayU
From the day you register for classes, Career Services is here to help you make the most of your Boise State experience and achieve your career goals. We offer individual appointments (including remote summer appointments) and online resources to support your career exploration, career planning, and job search efforts. On Handshake, you can find on-campus jobs, as well as off-campus jobs, internships, and career-employment opportunities. Pathway U, our online career guidance tool, allows you to explore careers based on your interests, personality, and values. Career Services facilitates the university’s internship and Work U programs which provide you with opportunities to gain experience, develop skills, and build your network. We connect you with employers through career fairs and industry networking events, and we also connect you with alumni career mentors through BroncoLink.
Conflict Support Services- Conflict support services on campus
- Conflict Alerts
- Peer Mediators
- Roommate Agreements
-Start preparing for your Roommate Agreement
- Follow us on Instagram @boisestate_conflictsupport
Conflict is normal! Conflict Support Services provides procactive and reactive assistance to students on campus naviating conflict, through trainings, mediation, facilitated conversation, conflict coaching, and more.
Cycle Learning Center- Bicycle Rentals and Sales

- Bicycle Repairs

- Commuting Tips

- Bicycle Safety and Maintenance Education

- Bike Registration

- Local Recreational Riding Opportunities
- Follow us on Instagram @Cycle_Learning_CenterThe Cycle Learning Center is the bicycle hub on campus and we are here to answer all of your questions about bikes!
Dean of Students-Medical Amnesty Policy

-Alcohol and Drug Policies

-Safe Party Strategies

-Substance Misuse Screening

-Reaching out for support
-Review Alcohol Policies

-Review the Parent Handbook for Talking with College Students About Alcohol

-Follow @dosboisestate for events and on-going education
We care about your safety and wellbeing during your time at Boise State. We offer education around policies you are accountable to, support when things don't go as you expect them to, and events to give you options to connect with friends outside the typical 'drinking' scene. Stop by and chat with us!
Educational Access Center- Academic Accommodations

- Housing Accommodations

- Other Resources Available for students with disabilities
- Understand How To Request Services

- Learn What Documentation is Needed

- Schedule an Appointment
The Educational Access Center (EAC) helps students with disabilities arrange reasonable and appropriate academic and housing accommodations. We support students in understanding their strengths and needs, and advocating for those needs. Unsure about the process or if you qualify? Let’s talk accommodations, documentation requirements, and other supports available for you!
Fraternity and Sorority Life- Recruitment Opportunities

- Associated Costs

- Philanthropy and Service

- Leadership and Development Opportunities
- Submit a Fraternity and Sorority Life Interest Form

- Register for Fall 2022 Recruitment
With 25 different chapters, Boise State's fraternity and sorority community provides countless opportunities to get involved and grow both personally and professionally.
Gender Equity Center- Queer-Friendly Places/Resources

- Violence Prevention

- No-Cost Confidential Support

- Get Involved with the Gender Equity Center

- Finding Community
- Sign-up to Volunteer

- Sign-up for our Newsletter

- Follow us on Social Media @boisestategenderequity
The Gender Equity Center helps students of all identities find community, no cost support, and events about identity, equity, and relationships. Not sure what equity means? Let’s chat!
Global Learning Opportunities- Study Abroad Opportunities, Information, and Scholarships

- National Student Exchange

- Domestic Study Away
- Sign-up for a Study Abroad 101 SessionJoin us to see where your Boise State experience can take you! We offer study abroad programs in 60+ countries along with domestic exchange opportunities within the United States and U.S. Territories.
Honors College- Joining the Honors College

- Requirements of the Program

- Honors Welcome Program
- Save the Date of the Welcome Program

- Follow us on Instagram @boisestatehonors
The Honors College at Boise State University supports a community of outstanding students and challenges them to become more effective thinkers, writers, and leaders.
Housing and Residence Life- Building Community in the Residence Halls

- Housing Updates

- Leadership Opportunities

- Holiday and Break Closures
- Plan to attend your hall meeting

- Join your hall council

-Follow us on Instagram @boisestatehousing
Living on campus is the best way to get the full Boise State experience. You’ll be in the heart of campus life, close to classes, food, and the recreation center. Plus, you’ll have the inside scoop on all events happening on campus. All this while having the essential support and resources necessary to succeed. Life on campus provides EVERYTHING. Right where you live.
Music Department- Ensemble Options and Requirements

- Degree Programs

- Professional Collaboration Opportunities

- Admission Requirements
- Follow us on Social Media to Stay Tuned @boisestatemusicAt the Department of Music, we pride ourselves on fostering artistic innovation and scholarly excellence. Our goal is to create a supportive and challenging environment that fully embraces the musical richness of our world. Whether you are a future educator, performer, composer — or simply a person interested in music — this is a place where you can explore and expand your musical horizons in whatever direction you choose.
Office of Undergraduate Research- Why you should do research

- Research Opportunities for Students

- The LSAMP Program for Students in the Sciences
- Explore the Virtually Integrated Program (VIP)

- Ask about LSAMP events this fall semester
The Office of Undergraduate Research offers programs and events to support student participation in research activties. We also house the LSAMP Scholars Program, connecting STEM students of color to research, leadership, and experiential learning opportunities.
The Outdoor Program- Finding Community in the Outdoors

- Exploring Idaho Outdoors

- Learning New Outdoor Skills
- Sign-up for an Orientation Trip

- Apply to be a Trip Leader

- Follow us on Instagram @boisestaterec
Start your Boise State journey with an experience like hiking, camping, backpacking, or even whitewater rafting down the Payette River. The Outdoor Program offers unique and engaging ways for new students to make lasting memories, meet new people, and build community and connection.
Public Safety- Blue Light Phones

- Security Escorts

- Annual Fire and Safety Report

- Silent Witness

- The Clery Act
- Download the Rave Guardian Safety App on your phone

- Grab a Public Safety Brochure
We manage, promote, and enhance campus safety and security; encourage sustainable transportation options; facilitate campus access and parking; and provide campus support services to university students, faculty, staff, community partners, and visitors.
Student Equity Center- Cultural Programming

- Healing Lounge

- Broncos of Color

- Diversity and Inclusive Excellence

- Last Person Framework
- Submit an application to work at Student Equity

- Follow us on Social Media @boisestate_ec and @Student Equity
Mattering, belonging and feeling included are an important aspect of the university experience. Student Equity is the place to come learn about respectful and authentic practices for how to acheive inclusion. Join us as we give you an overview of our programs and services.
Student Financial Services- Paying for College

- Minimizing Debt

- Reducing Stress

- Fostering a Healthy Relationship with Money
- Schedule a one-on-one meeting

- Follow us on Instagram @fwboisestate
Your Financial Wellness Program is designed to help you aquire skills to minimize debt, alleviate stress and foster a healthy relationship with money. Meet with us one-on-one, request a group presentation or explore independent learning platforms.
Student Involvement and Leadership Center- Student Organizations

- Campus Events and Activities

- Service and Leadership Programs

- Fraternities and Sororities
- RSVP to the Involvement Fair

-Grab a Bronco Welcome Handout
Get involved at Boise State! Ask us about clubs, fraternities and sororities, campus events, service and volunteering, and leadership programs.
Student Media- Hosting your own radio show or podcast

- Finding campus news written by students

- Getting involved in Student Media
- Sign-up for The Arbiter Newsletter

- Follow us on Social Media @arbiteronline and @universitypulse
We are home to The Arbiter, the student-run newspaper, and University Pulse Radio, the student-run radio, along with our digital content, design, sales, and web/it teams
Transportation and Parking- Campus Parking Options

- Parking Permit Costs

- The Bronco Shuttle

- Partnership with VRT for Valley-Wide Bus Options

- Accessibility Needs
- Download the Rave Guardian Safety App on your phone

- Grab a Public Safety Brochure
We manage, promote, and enhance campus safety and security; encourage sustainable transportation options; facilitate campus access and parking; and provide campus support services to university students, faculty, staff, community partners, and visitors .
TRIO- Programs that help students overcome class, social, and cultural barriers to higher education

- TRIO Resources

- TRIO Events

- Being the First in Your Family to go to college
- Follow us on Social Media @trs_boisestate, @boisestatetrioaces, @trioetsboisestate, @trioteacherprepboisestate, and @bsumcnairThe Federal TRIO Programs are federal outreach and student services programs in the United States designed to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.
TRIO ACES- Academic coaching and mentoring

- Assistance with the FAFSA and Scholarships

-Social Events and Activities

-Internship opportunities
- Apply for TRIO ACES

-Priority is given to low income students
TRIO Academic Coaching and Educational Support (ACES) Program encourages and supports 100 students who have disabilities in pursuing and attaining undergraduate degrees by offering individualized services to successfully guide students through their academic goals towards graduation.
TRIO Teacher Preparation Program- Eligibility for the program
- Services available to students
- Assistance with program support
- Events and opportunities
- Apply for the TRIO Teacher Prep Program
- Follow us on Instagram @trioteacherprepboisestate
The TRIO Teacher Prep Program is a federal TRIO Student Support Services program funded by a $233,781 grant administered by the US Department of Education. TRIO Teacher Prep is one of five Student Support Services programs located within the Center for Multicultural and Educational Opportunities at Boise State University. TRIO Teacher Prep is a high impact academic support unit designed to enroll, serve, and graduate 125 first-generation students, limited income students, and/or students with a documented disability into the teaching profession.
University Health Services + Bronco Fit- Services we provide

- How to make an appointment

- Your insurance questions

- Accessing Mental Health Services
- Connect to Patient Portal

- Send us your Medical Records

- Make an Appointment
Learn all about what Health Services has to offer! We will cover medical services, counseling services, wellness/BroncoFit, as well as answer health insurance questions.
Veteran Services- Using the GI Bill to pay for school

- TRIO Veteran Student Support

- Academic tutors

- Local Veteran resources

- VA Work Study opportunities
- Visit the Veteran Services Center

- Follow us on social media

- Join the Veteran Services course on Canvas
Veteran Students: We can help you make the transition from the military to university life and use any GI Bill® VA educational benefits for which you are eligible. Let us help you navigate through the process. We look forward to meeting you.
The Writing Center- In-person and online writing services

- Writing for your major and how The Writing Center can support you

- Interning and working in The Writing Center
- Figure out which Fall classes can be supported by The Writing CenterAt the Writing Center we believe that all writers, at all stages of writing, need readers. Our consultants are trained to help you engage deeply with your own ideas and to consider new ways to move forward with your writing projects. Visit with us to learn about the kinds of writing projects you'll do in your majors.
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