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Changes to campus building hours for fall, first week of spring semester

November 16, 2020

As the university transitions to remote instruction for the remainder of the fall 2020 semester, as well as the first week of the spring 2021 semester, students and employees should be aware of the following changes to building hours and access.

From Nov. 23, 2020 to Jan. 18, 2021, access to certain campus buildings will be restricted to students, faculty and staff with a valid Bronco Card. Guests, contractors and vendors who have been approved to be in buildings with restricted access will receive instructions from their university contacts.

A number of buildings will remain open to the public during certain hours. Please consult the table below for more information. Access to all buildings outside of the hours listed will be restricted to users who have been authorized to enter specific buildings after normal business hours.

Instructions for receiving or updating a Bronco Card can be found on the Information Desk’s website. Any user who has questions or issues with building access should contact If campus users find themselves locked out of buildings, they should contact campus security at (208) 426-6911.

Building Hours Comments
Admin 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Mon-Fri Open to the campus community
Most classroom buildings 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Mon-Fri Bronco Card holders only
Simplot Micron Advising and Success Hub (SMASH) 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Mon-Fri Open to the campus community
Albertsons Library 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sun-Fri Bronco Card holders only
Closed Saturdays
Student Union Building (SUB) 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sun-Sat Open to the campus community
Bronco Shop 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Mon-Fri
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sat
Open to the public, closed Sundays
University Health Services Clinic 8 a.m. 5 p.m. Mon,Tue, Thu, Fri
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wed
Open to the public
Recreation Center (REC) 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. Mon-Fri
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sat
12 p.m. – 8 p.m. Sun
Open to the campus community
The Center for the Visual Arts Closed Closed Nov. 23 – Jan. 18

Holiday Closures

Most campus buildings will be closed Nov. 26-27 and Dec. 24-Jan. 4 for university holidays. Students and staff remaining in on-campus housing should review the holiday hours posted on the dining website for available options.