So much of what you carry away from your college years occurs outside the classroom.

So here are the essentials for your student life at Biola, from Res Life & Housing, dining on-campus, campus safety and parking, the financial stuff, and of course ways to get involved.


Intercollegiate Athletics
With 14 teams in nine different sports, there's always somebody sweating about something. Check schedules, scores and more.

Biola Aquatics
Pool hours, programs, swim team info. Get in!

Biola Intramurals
Who says Biola doesn't have football? Seven sports, including three coed teams. Contact Associated Students at ext. 5876.

Biola Club Sports
Lacrosse, archery, men's volleyball... or start your own.

La Mirada Parks and Recreation
La Mirada offers excellent facilities for baseball, softball, football, soccer, basketball, tennis and volleyball. Or just relax and enjoy the beauty of the outdoors, with 220 acres of attractive city parks.


Christian Formation & Ministry (CFM) works with students to equip them to:
• nurture personal relationship and intimacy with God
• live out faith in the body of believers
• engage and impact the world through promoting evangelism, biblical justice, and service

And the student-led Student Missionary Union (SMU) sends out dozens of short-term missions teams each year, to numerous places in and out of country.

Biola Student Clubs provide a great way for undergraduates to join the Eagle community and build relationships with fellow students over common interests and talents. There are currently dozens of student-led Clubs already... but you could always launch a new one!

Associated Students
There are dozens of appointed and elected positions, including AS President and Vice-President, who meet regularly with the University President and the Board of Trustees.

Resident Advisors
Every February the Residence Life team hires nearly 100 RAs; you could be just the person they need.

New Student Orientation
Had a good SOS experience? Share your experience (and even your mistakes) and help someone else.

Be a Tutor
Tutoring positions are available to undergraduate students who have earned a “B+” or better in all subjects they wish to tutor.

Student Alumni Association
A place to connect Biola students and our wonderful alumni for the purpose of leadership training and career preparedness. For more information, contact student.alumni.association@biola.edu.

Media Arts

Music Ensembles
There are over a dozen different musical ensembles available for talented students, whether you're a music major or not.

Biola Forensics
Biola University is one of the most successful college speech squads in the nation.

The Point Magazine
The Point is an award-winning magazine written, designed and produced entirely by students, and aims to reach Biola students, faculty, alumni, and the neighboring communities.

Biola Radio
Each year, Biola Radio has openings on its executive staff and on-air schedule. Applications to host a show or DJ shift are usually accepted through the end of September.

The Biolan
Begun in 1927, The Biolan yearbook has served the University student body and faculty nearly every year since. The Biolan is run by students and funded with student fees so that every student receives a yearbook at the end of the year. Contact biolaned@biola.edu to find out how to get involved.

The Chimes
The Chimes is the student publication of Biola University, published weekly and updated online daily. Has an editorial staff of 12 and lots of writers, reporters, and photojournalists.

Eagle Vision
Biola EagleVision is a campus news video broadcast that is produced weekly by students.

The Inkslinger
Biola University's creative arts journal, published once every semester. We accept short fiction, poetry, and black and white photography from students in all disciplines.

Student Film Groups
Filmmaking is by nature collaborative. These groups give our students a chance to contribute to each other’s projects and push one another towards excellence.

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