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Tradewinds Apartments

Quick Facts

Purchased by Biola in 2005, the Tradewinds Apartment Building is part of what is known as 'The Block,' a row of apartment buildings located a half-mile from the Biola campus. Tradewinds is designated for undergrad students who are 20 years or older by the first day of Fall classes. It is staffed by a graduate assistant.

Tradewinds Apartments Exterior

Community Snapshot

  • Male & Female
  • 45 Residents
  • 2 Stories
  • 1 Graduate Assistant
  • Kitchen in Apartment
  • 2/2 Washers/Dryers
  • Purchased 2005
  • Community Patio
  • 18 Apartments
  • 1 or 2 Bedrooms per Apartment
  • 2-4 Occupants per Apartment
  • 1 Restroom in Apartment
  • 11 minute walk from the center of campus (0.6 mi.)

Sample Rooms

Each room differs slightly, so your room may look different. There are many other ways to personalize the layout of your room from these samples.


Sample Tradewinds Apartments Kitchen and Dining
Sample Tradewinds Apartments Living Room


Tradewinds is located just down the street from Biola’s campus and houses around 45 upperclassmen. Apartments contain a kitchen, living room, bathroom, and 1-2 bedrooms per apartment that house 2-4 residents. Residents have access to a communal laundry room as well as a central courtyard with a BBQ grill and outdoor sitting.


Apartment Building Amenities

  • Apartment-Style
  • Air Conditioning
  • Nearby Parking
  • Heating
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Courtyard
  • Bike Racks
  • Outdoor BBQ Grills
  • Nearby On-Campus Dining
  • 24/7 Campus Security

Apartment Amenities Per Student

Per Student

  • Bed (view bed styles)
  • Desk
  • Standard Twin Mattress
  • Desk Chair
  • Bookshelf
  • Dresser Drawers
  • Wardrobe or Closet
  • Towel Bar

Apartment Amenities Per Apartment

  • Couch
  • Kitchen
  • Coffee Table
  • Dining Table & 4 Chairs
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven/Stove
  • Armchair
  • Restroom
  • Window & Blinds
  • Wastebasket

Campus Amenities

  • Wifi Internet
  • Mailbox
  • On-campus Dining
  • Printing in Library
  • Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Swimming Pool
  • Exercise Gym
  • Sand Volleyball Court
  • Soccer Field
  • Running Track
  • Baseball Field
  • Softball Field

Community Life

Community Traditions

Biola residents celebrate Nationball 2014
Biola residents celebrate Nationball 2014
Biola Housing residents enjoy Mock Rock
Biola Housing residents enjoy The Eddy concert

Nationball photos courtesy Cherri Yoon, Melanie Kim, and Jenny Oetzell/THE CHIMES. Additional community photos by THE CHIMES/Facebook.


Alysse Banks

Graduate Assistant