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Aerial view of dorms next to the Boise river

Housing Tours

Let us show you around our housing complexes. Because most rooms and apartments are already occupied, we can show a double room in Chaffee Residence Hall, and a video of apartment options.  You’ll quickly see why so many students choose to live on campus.

Admissions Campus Tours

Housing is included in these tours, lead by student guides. The tour showcases classrooms, athletic facilities, a residence hall, and historical places on campus.

  • 10 a.m. – 12 noon  Monday – Friday
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Monday – Friday

Sign up here. https://admissions.boisestate.edu/visitus/daily/

Apartment Tours

Join our staff at the Village Community Center where they can show you a detailed video of our apartment options and answer your questions.  Here is the address for the office:

Village Community Center
2580 W. Boise Ave.
Boise, ID 83706

Housing Main Office Walk-Ins

  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Begin at Chaffee Hall, on the east side of campus
  • Office doors open directly across from the Taco Bell Arena.

Parking

There is metered parking available throughout the campus as well as parking garages. More information about parking options is here. 

Things To Do During Your Stay

Dining

Check out the food  options selections on campus in the Student Union Building including Chik-Fil-A, Mai Thai, and Subway. Boisé River Café is the all-you-care-to-eat main campus restaurant where campus residents dine. More information about campus dining.

Shopping

Give the Bookstore a visit, located in the Student Union, for all your Boise State apparel and souvenirs as well as magazines, books, beauty products, and gifts. There is also the BroncoStore located below the Stuekle Sky center.

Entertainment

There is always something entertaining happening  on campus. Movies, plays, dances, music, sports, or just hanging out. Visit Boise State’s Events Calendar.