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Biola Preview Week

Cost and Admission

This event is free to attend.


Join us virtually for an immersive week long Biola experience. You'll be able to visit classes, attend meet your major sessions, participate in student life panels, Q&As and a Financial Aid Workshop! 


Questions?

Contact Admissions Events at:
admissions.events@biola.edu


Virtual Biola Preview Week Schedule of Events: 

Monday, November 9th - Biola 101

Time Event Details
10:00-10:30 a.m. (PST)Incoming Freshman Students Meet BiolaHosted by Admissions Counselors. 
10:00-10:30 a.m. (PST)Incoming Transfer Students Meet Biola

Hosted by Admissions Counselors. 

1:00-1:30 p.m. (PST)Real Talk: Current Student StoriesHosted by current Biola Students.
3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Sketch with UsHosted by current Biola students.
3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)School of Psychology Open House Hosted by Rosemead School of Psychology. 
3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)School of Business Connect & Info SessionHosted by Biola Crowell School of Business
3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)School of Intercultural Studies Connect & Info SessionHosted by current Biola students.
3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering Connect & Info Session Hosted by School of Science, Technology & Health.
6:00-7:00 p.m. (PST)Financial Aid, Loans & Scholarships WorkshopHosted by Biola Admissions Counselors.

    Tuesday, November 10th — Building Connections Part I 

    Time Event Details
    10:30-11:00 a.m. (PST)Clubs & Community SessionHosted by current Biola students.
    1:00-1:30 p.m. (PST)Lunch BreakHosted by current Biola Students.
    3:00-4:00 p.m. (PST)Application WorkshopHosted by Admissions Counselors.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Torrey Honors Talk General Info SessionHosted by Torrey Honors College.
    3:00-3:30 p.m. (PST) School of Fine Arts & Communication Intro. Hosted by the School of Fine Arts & Communication. 
    3:30-4:15 p.m. (PST)Digital Journalism & Media Open House. Hosted by the Journalism Department. 
    3:30-4:15 p.m. (PST)Art Department Open HouseHosted by Art Department.
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)Communications Studies Open HouseHosted by Communications Department.
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)Music & Theater Open HouseHosted by Communications Department.
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)Public Relations Open HouseHosted by Public Relations Department.
    6:00-7:00 p.m. (PST) International Admissions Info Session. 

    Hosted by International Admissions Team. 

    6:00-7:00 p.m. (PST)Trivia Night(This event will take place on the community app called Zeemee. Make sure to create an account to participate!)

    Wednesday, November 11th — Building Connections

    Time Event Details
    All Day 

    Ambassacast: Make the Most of it with Special Guest University President Barry Corey

    Hosted by Student Ambassadors.
    10:00-10:30 a.m. (PST)First Gen Info SessionHosted by our SEID team.
    12:00-12:30 p.m. (PST)Residence Life at BiolaHosted by current Biola Students.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Torrey Honors & Your MajorHosted by Torrey Honors College.
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST) Cinema & Media Arts Info Session.Hosted by the School of Cinema & Media Arts. 
    4:00-4:30 p.m. (PST)Biblical Studies & Christian Ministries Open HouseHosted by the Commuter Life team.
    7:00-8:00 p.m. (PST)Cinema & Media Arts Shorts ShowingHosted by the School of Cinema & Media Arts.

    Thursday, November 12th — The More You Know

    Time Event Details
    10:00-10:30 a.m. (PST)Spiritual Life at Biola Hosted by current Biola students. 
    12:00-12:45 p.m. (PST)Let’s Connect: Commuter Mixer & Info SessionHosted by the Commuter Life department.
    12:00-12:45 p.m. (PST)Let’s Connect: Out of State Student MixerHosted by current Biola students.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Torrey Honors Talk General Info SessionHosted by Torrey Honors College.
    3:15-3:30 p.m. (PST) Introduction to the School of Science and Technology.Hosted by the School of Science and Technology. 
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)Math & Computer Science Open HouseHosted by the School of Science & Technology.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Biological Sciences Student Q&A PanelHosted by the School of Science & Technology.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Communication Sciences & Disorders Open HouseHosted by the School of Science & Technology.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Nursing Info Session & PanelHosted by the School of Science & Technology.
    3:30-4:00 p.m. (PST)Kinesiology & Health Sciences Open HouseHosted by the School of Science & Technology.
    6:00–6:45 p.m. (PST)Parent Info Session: Why Biola? Hosted by the President's Office, Current Biola Parents & Students & Esteemed Faculty.

    Friday, November 13th — Growing Together

    Time Event Details
    9:30-10:00 a.m. (PST)Stretch & Strength - Morning Wake UpHosted by beloved dance teacher Renda & Biola students.
    12:00-12:45 p.m. (PST)Jobs & InternshipsHosted by current Biola students.
    3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST)School of Education Info Session & PanelHosted by the School of Education.
    3:30-4:15 p.m. (PST)English Info Session & PanelHosted by the English Department.
    3:30-4:40 p.m. (PST)School of Humanities & Social Sciences Info SessionHosted by School of Humanities.

    Real Talk

    Financial Aid Workshop

    Current Student Stories

    Incoming Freshmen Students Meet Biola

    Incoming Transfer Students Meet Biola


    Building Connections Pt. 1

    Clubs & Community

    International Admissions Session

    Application Workshop


    The More You Know

    First Gen Info Session

    Residence Life Session


    Building Connections Pt. 2

    Spiritual Life at Biola

    Why Biola?


    Growing Together

    Jobs & Internships

    Resources

    Let's get practical. Here are a few video resources we think will be helpful for you.

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    Why Transfer to Biola?

    Tour The Lim Center for Science, Technology and Health at Biola University


    Enrollment and Academics

    Finishing Your Enrollment Steps

    Tips on Choosing Your Major

    Housing Selection Information and Tips

    Applying for Scholarships


    Biola Traditions

    Mock Rock

    Nationball

    Midnight Madness


    Biola Dorm Tours

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    Blackstone Hall

    Hart Hall

    Hope Hall

    Horton Hall

    Stewart Hall

    Sigma Hall

    Thompson Hall