Biola University

La Mirada, CA
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Genesis M.
15 days ago
What are the average class sizes for lower division courses at Biola?
Lily M.
20 days ago
How much does it cost to live on Biola campus?
Audrey F.
21 days ago
How are roommates selected for first year students at Biola?
Jayden B.
30 days ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Biola University offers?
Adam G.
3 months ago
Do you offer orientation programs for transfer students?
Biola University
Yes, please check out our events page: Here is a specific event for Transfer students:
Adam G.
3 months ago
What are the academic requirements for the honors college?
Biola University
To find the requirements for students interested in the Torrey Honors Program, please visit our website:


Biola University is a private Christian university in Southern California with the mission to provide biblically centered education, scholarship, and service - to equip men and women in mind and character to impact the world for the Lord Jesus Christ. Biola offers over 40 majors and concentrations ranging from Business, Nursing, Engineering, Cinema & Media Arts, Psychology, and more.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Less Selective (73% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

43% White
19% Asian
18% Hispanic
5% Multiracial
3% Black
1% Pacific Islander
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Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
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Average Institutional Grant
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Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$41,976 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.