Welcome to Admissions

College of Eastern Idaho (CEI) (formerly EITC) normally accepts applicants who are high school graduates or the equivalent. Other applicants may be accepted based upon review and evaluation of their education, interests, aptitudes, and experiences.

Steps for Admissions

1.  Complete and turn in the APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION. 

2.  Submit TRANSCRIPTS sent from last High School attended OR GED 

  • MUST be an official copy in sealed envelope or sent electronically directly from your school.

3.  Submit TRANSCRIPTS from ALL Colleges previously attended 

  • MUST be an official copy in sealed envelope or sent electronically directly from your school.

4.  Submit placement scores, i.e. SAT / ACT if taken within the last 5 years.

5.  If there are no SAT / ACT scores or previous college credit that is applicable, take the GAIN placement test — There is a $15 non-refundable fee for the placement test that can be paid in the cashier's office.  CONTACT CEI TESTING CENTER to schedule an appointment to test —  (208) 535-5438,  Rm 350, Christofferson Bldg.

     GAIN test is offered:

     Monday        1-8 pm

     Wednesday   1-8 pm

     Friday           8 am-1 pm


  • Copy of your receipt
  •  A valid Picture ID
  • No calculator and no children              


  • Keyboarding test is required for Office and Accounting
  • Computer Literacy test is required for Computer Networking/CSEC/Web Development

For questions or to make an appointment with a COUNSELOR, call (208) 524-3000

  • Associate of Arts/Associate of Science (A.A. or A.S.) — Jared Gardner
  • Career Technical Medical Programs — Justin Esplin
  • Career Technical Non-Medical Programs (Trades, B.O.T.) — Becca Franco

* If you are Undecided, please contact Center for New Directions (208) 535-5363


To apply for FINANCIAL AID visit our website:

      Financial Aid Priority Dates

  • Fall Term:  June 1
  • Spring Term:  November 1
  • Summer Term:  February 1





(208) 535-5390
(800) 662-0261 ext. 5390
FAX (208) 525-7026


College of Eastern Idaho, 208.524.3000, 1600 S 25th E, Idaho Falls, ID 83404

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