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Biola University

La Mirada, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate61%
Acceptance Rate61%

About Biola University

Biola University is a private, religious college in the suburb of La Mirada, California. Biola University was founded in 1908. The college enrolls around 5,555 students per year, including 3,596 undergrad students.

Biola University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Biola University. Around 61% of applicants get into Biola University each year. In 2022, 2,646 out of 4,354 total applicants were accepted.

Biola University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 61%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 26%

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Biola University is locatedin the town of La Mirada, California, near the city of Los Angeles.

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College Info

13800 Biola Avenue La Mirada, CA 90639-0001

Campus Setting: Suburban

Biola University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Biola University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Biola University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1133 - 1340


Math SAT Range

540 - 660


Reading SAT Range

563 - 688

Biola University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Biola University is like? There are approximately 5,555 students enrolled at Biola University, including 3,596 undergraduate students and 1,959 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 75% percent are from CA and 25% percent of students are from other states.


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