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Welcome to the Boise State Student Life blog. You’ll find stories, tips and tricks, inspiration, 5 1/2 things, and more every week. You’ve got lots of different ways to read it.

5 1/2 Things

5 1/2 Things the Library Can Help You With
5 ½ Last Minute Things Before School Starts
5 ½ Things About COVID-19 Vaccines
5 1/2 Things About Student Life
5 ½ Ways Students Are Making a Difference This Summer
5 1/2 Tips to Feel Prepared


A Place For Everyone: The Sustainability Club Community Garden
Work U: Helping Make Wishes Come True
Malaya Wade: Engineering a Better World
Orientation Leaders Adapting to a Virtual World
Alternative Breaks: An Oasis in the Desert
Kym Couch: Sew Much Impact

I Didn't Know That

I Didn't Know That: Boise's Ribbon of Jewels
I Didn't Know That: Geothermal Boise State
I Didn’t Know That: Free Legal Assistance
I Didn’t Know That: Office Hours
I Didn’t Know That: Why the FAFSA is Such a Big Deal
I Didn't Know That: Go Orange! Go Big Blue!

Finding Inspiration

Finding Inspiration: A New Beginning
Finding Inspiration: The Final Chapter
From Living for the Later to Living for the Now: A Reflection of My College Career
Finding Inspiration: Learning from Rejection
Finding Inspiration: What Are You Going to Do With That Degree?
Finding Inspiration: When Challenge Meets Determination

More Ways to Stay in the Know

Student Life Newsletter