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Decorative Picture of Boise State

Boise State University is truly coming of age in higher education, stretching beyond its regional roots and extending its academic and athletic influence to a national level. Our faculty, students, alumni and staff have put Boise State on the map with their impressive record of achievement.

Boise State is moving ahead with spirited optimism, trans-formative thinking, principled action and responsible risk taking. We aspire to be a research university known for the finest undergraduate education in the region and outstanding research and graduate programs. We recognize our role in fueling a robust regional economy and our contribution to a vibrant and healthy community.

The Boise State Brand Standards have been developed in a manner that represent the university’s mission, values and vision as a fast-growing Metropolitan Research University of Distinction.