Now that students have returned to the Rexburg campus of BYU-Idaho, administrators are handling record enrollment.
This fall's enrollment is nearly 1,000 more students than last fall. The number of full-time equivalent students at BYU-I is 13,368. That's a five percent increase over last fall. Around the rest of the state, Idaho State University in Pocatello reported an enrollment of 12,587, down eight students from last year. The University of Idaho in Moscow reported 12,302 students, up 10 from last year. Boise State University's enrollment dropped 1.6 percent to 19,664, the first decline at the school since 2004.