Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639
(562) 903-6000
http://www.biola.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 5,942
  • Undergraduate population: 3,935
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $37,902
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $36,582
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $40,254
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $38,934

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 78%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $8,350
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 28%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,572
  • Students receiving federal aid: 28%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,158
  • Students receiving state aid: 15%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 53%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 2,470
  • Percent admitted: 81%
  • Percent admitted (men): 79%
  • Percent admitted (women): 82%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 640
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 610
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 610

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 5,893
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 47%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 53%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 70%
  • Graduation rate (men): 68%
  • Graduation rate (women): 72%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD