Vice President's

Idaho State University's top priority is the success of our students. Toward that goal, we actively plan and implement programs, activities and services which support students in their academic, personal, ethical, cultural, social and career development.


Student Conduct System

Student Affairs Mission Statement

The mission of the Student Affairs Division at Idaho State University is to provide outreach, activities, services, and programs to and advocacy for students that: supports their needs and goal attainment; facilitates learning and development; promotes health and wellness; creates challenging yet supportive environments; and strengthens diversity and embraces global perspectives, both on campus and in the community, through partnerships and collaboration. Concomitantly, Student Affairs provides advice and guidance to those who seek to understand, appreciate, mentor and assist students.

Student Affairs Vision Statement

The Division of Student Affairs recognizes that each ISU student is unique and can achieve success if given the opportunity. We will empower our students through service and leadership, to reach their potential by becoming well-rounded individuals who are ready to achieve their future goals as contributing members of a global society.

Parent Newsletter

After a very successful “March Through The Arch,” in which hundreds of new students from around the world were welcomed by President Arthur C. Vailas, the fall semester is well underway. Fall activities coming up include: Homecoming, October 4 -5 (ISU vs. North Dakota State) and Family Weekend, October 11-12 (ISU vs. Northern Colorado).


Student Affairs Organizational Chart

News & Events

Welcome to Idaho State University's Bengal Family Weekend! ISU got to sit down and talk with some of the families who traveled far and wide for the annual event. Parents and siblings shared stories about their proud Bengal and enjoyed a weekend full of activities.

Be A Bengal


Career Center

The Career Center assists students and alumni in developing, evaluating, and/or implementing career, education, and employment decisions.Find Out More

Health and Wellness

The mission of the ISU Student Health Center is to optimize the health of the student population and assist them in achieving their scholastic goals by providing affordable, quality health care for physical and psychological needs in a confidential, inclusive, and respectful environment. Find Out More

Counseling and Testing Services

We support and affirm the University's core values of learning, diversity, engagement, leadership, responsiveness, and responsibility. In so doing, we commit to a counseling and testing work environment that is welcoming and comfortable for all individuals, regardless of race, sex, gender, ethnic background, age, sexual orientation, spiritual identification, national origin, or disability. Find Out More