Welcome to the new students and welcome back to our returning students! As a resident, you'll soon discover that Moscow is a great place to call home. We care about our community's reputation as a safe, friendly, inclusive, and vibrant place to live, and invite you to be part of it. Events like Palousafest, Vandal home games, Renaissance Fair, Rendezvous in the Park, Jazz Fest, Artwalk, and the Holiday Lights Parade are among the many events that showcase Moscow's unique identity and help newcomers develop their sense of belonging.
Our City's Police, Parks and Recreation, Water, Community Development, Fire, Finance/Utility Billing, and Arts Departments are available to answer questions and offer advice about becoming involved in community activities.
The City of Moscow and University of Idaho have a long history of working together to help build beneficial relationships among longtime residents and newcomers, including students. Familiarity with the ground rules can help. Here are some places to start…