Want to join a club?
With a wide range of topics and interests represented, our clubs offer diverse opportunities for you to get connected!
- Check out the Club Officer Manual for information about starting or leading a club at Biola.
- To submit a request to start a new club, please complete the New Club Inquiry Form.
- For approval on guest speakers, performers or artists, please complete the Guest Speaker Approval Form.
- To host a club meeting or event, please complete the Club Meeting and Event Registration Form.
- Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academic and Career Clubs
Alpha Psi Omega (Theatre Club)
We are a community of theatre students whose intent is to build one another up, to invest in the future of the theater department as a whole, and prepare each other for our professional careers at large.
Biola Professional Women’s Society
The Biola Professional Women’s Society exists to cultivate a community of career-minded women who desire to grow both personally and professionally. Through authentic conversations, diverse networking experiences, monthly social/professional events, and lasting friendships our aim is to become more effective in living out our unique callings in the working world.
CA Nursing Students' Association
We are a student chapter of CNSA working to equip Biola nursing students as leaders who influence our peers, our community, and our world for the Lord Jesus Christ.
Disability Care Club
Our mission is to impact the world for Christ through the congregation of individuals who have a passion to work with children with various disabilities. Through serving this population, club members will gain experience in this important field while also caring for these children who are often overlooked in society.
The purpose of this organization is to prepare and equip students for the engineering industry through competitive projects in community for the glory of God.
The purpose of this organization is to build servants through group service projects, hone critical skills for life after Biola (whether in the business world or grad school), and promote connections for members with valuable contacts in the business/grad school world.
Biola Entrepreneurship Society is a community of innovative thinkers from all majors that exist to offer support, encouragement, and guidance to redemptive entrepreneurs. We host events that gather like-minded students.
Film Music Guild
The purpose of this organization shall be to raise awareness between film and music students, provide educational resources for students, cultivate a professional mentality among film and music students.
Financial Planning Association
To be stewards of Financial Planning information towards the Biola student community to help them engage and learn about their future finances.
Global Medical Missions Association (GMMA) Student Chapter
We exist to bring and promote missional life to the body of healthcare professionals and its partners.
Health Careers Club
We educate, support, and build community among all the pre-health career students as we prepare to serve as future health professionals.
Our Mission Statement is "Celebrating History as His Story in Community." We aim to bring awareness to the significance and value of history, build a community of people who love the past, and encourage deeper learning about history.
Lambda Pi Eta (Communications)
We are a community of Communication scholars who recognize the importance of studying how and why we communicate, and who work to promote the field to the Biola Community. We celebrate fellow Communication students’ academic achievements and create a co-curricular space to practice and share skills for our future careers.
National Society of Leadership and Success Student Chapter
The organization has been established to be a group that supports college students in achieving their goals through training in marketable leadership skills and community-oriented action.
National Student Speech Language Hearing Association
We are a student chapter of (NSSLHA). Our purpose is to provide support to current Biola Communication Disorders students, to raise awareness of communication health and disorders, and to reach out to the community to meet physical, spiritual, and communication needs.
Our purpose is to bring Philosophy majors and minors together by cultivating a space to explore what we study, to refine what we believe, and to pursue the things that are important to us with one another.
The mission of Biola Pre-Law Society is to foster a community of students pursuing a legal career and provide knowledge and assistance about law school and the legal field. The society aims to create a space to discuss important matters surrounding the legal profession and encourage each other in both one’s career and faith.
Psi Chi (Psychology)
The purpose of this organization is to prepare students for the field of psychology, to unite students with similar interests and build relationships with faculty members. Students will grow in their intellectual understanding of psychology and in application through service to the community.
Psi Chi is the International Honors Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.
Membership is open to undergraduate juniors and seniors who meet the minimum qualifications and are making the study of psychology one of their major interests. Applications are to be filled out online, then printed out and turned in at the Psychology front desk.
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Public Relations Student Society of America
PRSSA is a nationally affiliated organization that seeks to provide members with the skills they need to enter the workplace and be professionals.
Science Mentorship Society
We affirm that academic, social, and spiritual growth can be fostered through the integration of upperclassmen and underclassmen interactions. This club will provide students the opportunity to create meaningful and intentional mentor-mentee relationships within the scientific community.
Multicultural and Heritage Clubs
Biola African Student Association (BASA)
Our mission is to create a safe and open space for African and Caribbean students in the diaspora to meet, share their experiences and culture, while also empowering each other and enriching the Biola community.
Biola Indonesian Student Association (BISA)
BISA Vision: For Indonesian students in Biola to be well set up for success in their collegiate and professional careers BISA Mission: To become a platform that brings together Indonesian students at Biola, and equip them with skills, knowledge, and connections that will set them up for success in their future careers
Black Student Association (BSA)
The Black Student Association is committed to intellectual, cultural, and ethnic diversity. Our purpose is to promote student growth and development of men and women of all races through the celebration of global black culture, lifestyle, and history. We will provide an outlet for all students while serving the Lord.
Ex Aqua Catholic Club
Ex Aqua (Latin for “out of water”) is Biola’s club for Catholic students. In light of the implicit Protestant tendencies at Biola, Ex Aqua exists to empower Biola’s Catholic students to represent the Catholic tradition within greater Christianity with confidence, grace, and truth.
Our goal is to increase cultural awareness, bring people together, and have fun celebrating life and culture by spreading Aloha and talking story!
Maharlika Filipino Club
All students are welcome to join us to worship God, grow spiritually, and learn about Filipino culture.
Music, Art, Dance, Performance Clubs
The purpose of this organization is to integrate the art community with the greater Biola community, facilitate friendship and mentorship between classes and years of art students, and make art!
The mission of Ballet Glorify is to create a unique atmosphere for Biola students to use ballet as a form of worship and evangelism while building rich community.
Rich Kids Comedy
The mission of Rich Kids Comedy is to teach the skills of improv comedy and to bring laughter and joy to the students and staff of Biola University through clean comedy, all while bringing glory to God.
Swing Dance Club
We are dedicated to bringing people together and teaching those who are interested in East Coast style swing dancing. Our purpose is to have joy in dancing as well as to be a light to the local Lindy Hop community.
Xopoc Dance Crew
We exist to glorify God through the gift of dance, to be the bridge between dance and the Biola community, and to be excellent in our technique and skill level to represent the best of Christ. (fall semester only).
Recreation and Sports Clubs
Our mission is to serve God’s people where they are, worship God through our feet, and experience His glory through creation.
Our mission is to foster a welcoming environment for individuals attempting to become the strongest version of themselves through the sport of weightlifting and powerlifting.
Card and Board Gaming Club
We exist to provide community and fellowship through card and board games in the SUB. The Biola board game club is exactly what it sounds like. You can bring your own games and we have some too.
Our mission is to provide and strengthen a diverse and inclusive community around our shared enjoyment of games and friendly competition.
Hide and Seek Club
Our mission is to promote wellbeing by playing games that focus on child-like energy and fun.
The purpose of this organization is to play lacrosse, use lacrosse to be a ministry, and represent Biola well in competitive play.
Our mission is to show the love of Christ by creating a welcoming and encouraging community whose members share a love of Spikeball.
Biola’s volleyball club is designed to create a community and encourage students to grow in their volleyball skills. Biola students of all abilities are invited to play volleyball in an inclusive and fun environment.
The purpose of this organization is to promote Christ through the sport of lacrosse, develop and nurture encouraging friendships and develop character through discipline and sportsmanship.
Other Ways to Get Involved
Commuter Students small groups are for students who plan to live at home with family or off campus, even once we resume in person classes. Most groups meet every other week to connect commuter students together with real-life conversations and encouragement. Visit Commuter Life to sign up.
Global Students community groups are for international (F1 visa) students, third culture and missionary kids. We meet weekly to help you get connected to and build community with other global students! This year, many of our traditional events will take place in these groups, so you don't want to miss out! Visit Global Students for more info and to sign up.
SEID Affinity Groups
Student Alumni Association
The Student Alumni Association (SAA) is a student alumni group dedicated to bridging Biola students with alumni.
Student Ministries and Student Missionary Union
Student Missionary Union and Student Ministries are for all students interested in exploring involvement in local and international ministries and living missionally in your daily life. Contact email@example.com for more information about types of ministry experiences offered and how to join.
- Student Missionary Union (SMU) – SMU exists to motivate and mobilize students to align their lives toward the completion of the Great Commission, whether we are quarantined or not. Our desire is still to consistently raise up generations of student leaders who passionately and obediently serve Jesus throughout their lives. Join the SMU Huddle and get plugged into smaller areas of interest, both locally and globally.
- Evangelical/Mormon Interaction (EMI) – Equipping Biola students to engage the LDS community in relationship and honest discussion by providing opportunities locally and throughout Utah.
- National School Project (NSP) – NSP has a vision for a student-led, church-supported campus awakening to the love of Christ at every public school. Their mission is to coach and mentor middle and high school students to reach their campuses for Christ, and technology allows this goodness to continue.
The Dwelling is for students who identify as LGBTQ or experience same-sex attraction (SSA). This group allows students to journey together and reconcile their faith and life circumstances as they grow in discipleship to Christ. Visit The Dwelling for more info and to contact leaders.
Student Veteran and Military Affiliated groups are for those who have served or are currently serving in the military, and for students who have a loved one who is a Veteran or currently serving in the military. Both groups are designed to build community and support through regular connection and fellowship throughout the semester. Visit Veteran Services for more info and to contact leaders.