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Pediatric Dreams

Trinity Winert took a bold leap, leaving her hometown in South Carolina to pursue her undergraduate studies in Rexburg, Idaho, with dreams of eventually attending nursing school.

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Taking the Leap

Reagan followed promptings from the Holy Ghost that led her to attend BYU-Idaho. “I was nervous to come to such a small town, but the size of Rexburg is like its superpower.”

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Making a Dream a Reality

BYU-Idaho provided Corinne the opportunity to get her education while juggling her career and busting extracurricular schedule.

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An Inspired Learning Model

Michael’s education at BYU-Idaho taught him lifelong skills of being a learner in all aspects of his life. 

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A Legacy of Kindness

The Packers embody the idea that one need not possess immense wealth to make a difference; it is the willingness to sacrifice and the desire to help that matter.

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Enroll in the Master’s Class

The mission of BYU-Idaho is “to develop disciples of Jesus Christ who lead in their homes, the Church, and their communities.”

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Building a Bright Future

“I hope others know how much I appreciate this school,” he says. “It has totally changed my trajectory in life."

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Designing Her Future

“I love applying my design skills to the real world—seeing how neat everything turns out and drawing 3D art on paper,” Schurger shares.  

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A Prompting to Apply

“Barlow didn’t know BYU-Idaho even existed until her junior year of high school, but she felt prompted to apply. “It’s such a special place. I’m really grateful for it.”  

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The Inauguration of President Alvin F. Meredith III

President Meredith’s inauguration marked a significant moment in the school’s history, reaffirming the university’s commitment to its distinctive mission and the enduring legacy of “the Spirit of Ricks.”  

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go

What do the following places have in common: Declo, Idaho; Rexburg, Idaho; Orem, Utah; Provo, Utah; Soda Springs, Idaho; Rawlins, Wyoming; Gillette, Wyoming; Richland, Washington; Orlando, Florida; and Meridian, Idaho?

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Sweet Music

Lewis Garner’s dream job is to be a university music professor, specifically teaching the cello.

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BYU-Idaho Dedicated Three Buildings

On October 27, 2022, BYU-Idaho dedicated three buildings: the Engineering Technology Center (ETC), the Visual Arts Studio (VAS), and the University Village Community Center.

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An Example to Others

While living in Venezuela with her husband and three kids, Yasmin Fernandez and her family decided to move to Florida in search of a better life.

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Heavenly Father Knows Where You Are

In his July 2020 graduation speech, President Henry J. Eyring spoke to graduating students, saying, "As you keep your gospel covenants, what now may seem to be a disappointing departure from the university can become a spiritual milestone."

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You Already Know the Answer

After two years at another university, a mission, and a marriage, Lindsay Cook is grateful for financial help.

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A Lifesaver

Five years ago, Rachel Tullis would never have imagined who and where she is today—married, with a child, at BYU-Idaho.

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Dancing Into the Future

Why would a student choose BYU-Idaho over a prestigious dance school in Italy? For Michela Malone, there’s no mystery.

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Strengthening the Feeble Knees

It isn’t easy for Ashlyn Brinkman to get around campus, but she’s grateful for BYU-Idaho and for donated funds that make her college expenses a little less burdensome.

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A Lasting Legacy

Over 150 years ago, Thomas E. Ricks was nearly killed on his way to the Salt Lake Valley. Now, his ancestor John Ricks is keeping his legacy alive through the BYU-Idaho Legacy Society.

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Learn, Earn, and Return

Kent and Barbara Michie saw firsthand how BYU-Idaho was making a difference, and that’s when they knew they needed to do more.

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I Want that Glow

After his wife’s cancer surgery, Andres wasn’t sure how he’d pay for school.

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Making Up the Difference

A mission and a mix-up on a student loan application left Rachel Oickle in a tough financial spot, but university aid from generous donors helped her keep up her studies.

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I Want that Glow

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Frugality Borne of Faith

What difference did your donation make last year? How will your gift help BYU-Idaho in the years ahead?

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You're in the Right Place

Lydia Harris found the university where she belonged. There was just one snag.

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Free to Create

A mission and marriage left Ryan Gilbert in a tight financial situation, but financial aid gave him the freedom to pursue his goals.

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Going Places - With Your Help

After her father’s heart surgery, Ashton Wise wasn’t sure how she would pay for her education.

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A Little Donation Goes a Long Way

Casey liked the personal feel of Rexburg but how could she afford to stay?

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Where My Life Could’ve Been Versus Where It Is Now

"Fortitude, faith and financial resources make education and new life possible."

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More Than a Degree

When you help a student attend BYU-Idaho, you’re giving them more than a degree. Find out how your donation makes a difference.

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An Unforeseen Blessing

Life isn’t always fair—not even for the nicest, hardest-working college students. But when you give to BYU-Idaho, you can help make up the difference.

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An Opportunity to Make a Change in the World

When Colton Western found himself in a boring seminary class, he took his spiritual growth into his own hands.

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Rubbish at Math

How does Pathway change lives? It goes beyond books and grades. It provides hopes for a better future.

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In a Good Place

When you donate to BYU-Idaho’s scholarship funds, you make the blessings of a Church education available to more students - like Martina Thomas.

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College or Mission? Colin Knew He Couldn’t Afford Both

Colin had been saving for college for some time. However, when Colin’s bishop asked him to serve a mission, he knew he could afford one or the other – not both.

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Hard Work and Testimony Help Grades Improve

When Karin Rice became a single mother with four small children, her feelings of self-worth hit rock bottom. For the first time since becoming a mother, she found she needed to work. With only a high school education, she knew she would not be able to support her family. “I prayed very sincerely about what I should do,” said Karin. “I soon realized the Lord wanted me to be in school.”

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Give Everyone a Chance to Succeed

Jordan was attracted to BYU-Idaho to pursue both a temporal and spiritual education. “My education here has helped me in many ways,” he said. “I have been trained to be successful in everything I pursue by adhering to principles of honesty and integrity.”

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Faith and Work Benefit Utah Student

Most high school seniors would jump at the opportunity to get a college education, especially if they could do so on scholarship. Shawnee Lubeck felt incredibly blessed when she received not one, but two full-ride scholarships from two different institutions. So what did she do? She turned them both down and decided to attend BYU-Idaho instead.

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Strumming a New Chord

Third in a three-part series: Pathway in Monterrey gave Lehi Santana a new perspective and a new dream to conquer.

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Pathway Brings New Hope, New Skills

First in a three-part series: On a Thursday night last April, the meeting house gym in Monterrey, Mexico was lined with tables and chairs for 67 very important guests: students hoping to register for their first Pathway semester.

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Pathway Spirit a Plus for Bianka Martinez

Second in a three-part series: The personalized attention and focused curriculum of Pathway helped Bianka Martinez feel valued and land a better job.

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A Niggling Feeling that the Lord Expected More

Contrary to conventional wisdom, David Decker felt to embark on a new educational adventure.

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Creative Future Burns Bright for Graduate

Former scholarship recipient Andrea Bradley took skills gained at BYU-Idaho south of the border to bless numerous lives.

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Scholarships Help Couple Share the Spirit

Couple plans to use their educational skills to bless the lives of others… at home and in the classroom.

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Video: Wilde about Pathway

What happens when the parents of five children both realize their education is insufficient? Can they drop everything and go back to school?

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‘We’ve Gotten Through It - That’s What We Do’

When life changed suddenly, education became the obvious answer.

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Pathway Helps Construction Worker Build New Life

Higher education is available and affordable to those who feel that college has passed them by.

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Students Speak for Themselves: Cameron DeWitt

A love for exactness and orderliness of numbers leads to a love of serving.

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Student Inspires with Passion for Pantone and Pixels

Hard work and prayers led Kimberly Turnbow to BYU-Idaho to pursue her creative dream in graphic design. Her scholarships have not only helped her afford a computer, software, and art supplies, they have also made her more determined to make the generosity of others worth their investment in her.

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Students Speak for Themselves: Erin Cohen

When reality hit like a ton of bricks, she knew it was time to get serious about life.

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Fine Arts Student Embraces Life to Its Fullest

“My art scholarship pushed me to always do my best work,” said Erica Rascon (Houston, Texas). “We can have incredible experiences if we show the initiative. Through just living, learning and experiencing, I have made amazing discoveries about myself. I now have a better feel for how I can make my greatest contributions to the world.”

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Pathway to open 100th domestic site in Rexburg

Pathway's 100th domestic site will open in Rexburg this April.

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Pathway in Ghana: Adeola's Story (Video)

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Video: Here's Where Your Gift Goes

Ever wonder what happened to the money you gave to BYU-Idaho? We think it was money well spent, but don't take our word for it. Watch and see.

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Video: Planned Giving

A special type of charitable gift called a planned gift can pass along tax benefits and values to your heirs.

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Video: The BYU-Idaho Experience Prepares Students to Succeed

May is a natural leader. Her work ethic and values landed her a key job at a prestigious digital media company.

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Video: BYU-Idaho Improves the Quality Experience of its Students

President Clark shares how BYU-Idaho prepares students to become disciple leaders in their homes, at church, and throughout the world. He invites you to join in blessing the lives of students.

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Video: Illustrating a Pathway

Ashley Smith got a clear vision of what she was going to do in her life at BYU-Idaho. Her scholarship helped turn her illustration training into a creative and viable business.