Picture this: you’re a high school student from southeastern Idaho. You’ve already been automatically admitted to public higher education institutions, the University of Idaho included, on the basis of your academic qualifications (our statewide Direct Admissions program at work). But like many people from your Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints community, you’re inclined to serve a religious mission -- at least two years in a faraway place, with limited contact home, and with all your energy focused on serving your faith.
Originally published: December 17, 2018
Author: Chuck Staben
Institution: University of Idaho
Published by: Inside Higher Ed