Laws Concerning Carrying Concealed Firearms on Campus in Idaho

On March 12, 2014, Gov. Butch Otter signed SB 1254 into law despite overwhelming opposition from the higher education and law enforcement communities.

Effective July 1,2014, individuals who possess an “enhanced” carry permit may carry weapons on Idaho’s 8 public colleges and universities. Concealed and openly carried firearms are prohibited in dorms and buildings and functions housing more than 1,000 individuals. To obtain an “enhanced” carry permit, and individual must complete one of 6 sanctioned training courses and live fire of at least 98 rounds.

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4 year schools:
Boise State University
Idaho State University
Lewis-Clark State College
University of Idaho

2 year schools:
College of Southern Idaho
College of Western Idaho
Eastern Idaho Technical College
North Idaho College