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Hello Biola

Cost and Admission

This is a paid event.

Registration for Hello Biola will open on Monday, June 13th.

Join us for our summer admitted student event, Hello Biola! While on campus, you will get to experience our vibrant campus community, connect with Academic Advising to finalize your fall class schedule, finish up MyAccount steps with the help of an admissions counselor and connect with other incoming Biola students and families, tour your future dorm and more. Get your final questions answered at Hello Biola.


Contact Admissions Events at:
(562) 944-0351 Ext. 5353

Monday, July 25 Tentative Event Schedule

Time Event Location
8:30–9 a.m. Event Check-In Fluor Fountain
9:15–9:45 a.m. Welcome Session Sutherland Hall
10 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Academic Advising Appointments TBD
Mental Health & Wellness Session: Tips for Caring for Your Holistic Wellbeing as you Transition to College TBD
How to Understand Your Class Schedule TBD
Know Before You Go: Tips for Preparing for Orientation Week TBD
First Gen & SEID Connect


MyAccount Workshop Session with Admissions Counselors


Dorm Tours
12:30–1:30 p.m. Lunch on the Lawn TBD
1:30–2:15 p.m. Student Mixer Calvary Chapel 
1:30–2:15 p.m. Parent Connect & Information Session Sutherland Auditorium
2:30–3:30 p.m. Additional Campus Tours & Dorm Tours

Your Next Steps

What's Next

Explore essential next steps in starting your Biola journey, including paying your enrollment deposit to confirm your spot for fall 2022 and accessing your Biola email account. For questions, contact your admissions counselor.

Financial Aid

Biola is committed to affordability, and our financial aid process is designed to help. Explore our payment plans, scholarships and other aid opportunities to see how we are partnering with you to make your education affordable. For questions, contact the Financial Aid Office.

    Housing Selection

    Find everything you need to know about on-campus housing, including the application process, dormitory/apartment selection, roommate matching and more. Also, tour some of Biola’s resident halls with our student ambassadors! For questions, contact Housing Services.

    Academic Advising

    Learn more about class registration, transferring AP, IB or CLEP credits, and placement exams. For tips on how to choose a major check out the video from our Academic Advising team below and use this Major Decision Worksheet to help narrow down what you're interested in. For questions, contact Academic Advising.

    New Student Orientation

    Explore the new student orientation for first-time freshman, transfer, veteran and global students! Check out the orientation checklist, Fall 2022 orientation schedule and FAQ to get you ready for your arrival. For questions, contact New Student Orientation.

    Becoming Biola

    Get a glimpse into the undergrad life at Biola. From topics like transfer student life, clubs, academics, and even tips for decorating your dorm room to just the daily grind of being a college student — all from the Biola student perspective.