Biola University

Men's MCLA Contact: Aaron Klett
6 / 10
4,010 Undergrads / 6,109 Students
10 / 10
$32,729 Net Price
3 / 10
73% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
55% / 73%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team travels around the Southern California region facing teams like University of San Diego, University of California-Irvine, and Cal State-Fullerton. They also take annual trips out to Flagstaff, Arizona to take on Northern Arizona University.

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13800 Biola Ave, La Mirada, CA, 90639, La Mirada, CA, 90639 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Colorado Springs Colorado Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
Where Grads Work
  • Target
  • Starbucks
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Apple
  • Boeing
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Disneyland Resort
  • Bank of America
  • Liferay Inc.
  • US Navy
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • US Army
  • PIH Health
  • United States Air Force
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Consulting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
480 - 610
520 - 620
1080 - 1320
21 - 28
20 - 26
21 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 490 - 610 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 3,792 1,219 2,573
% Admitted 73% 72% 74%
% Admits That Enroll 31% 35% 29%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.32
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (14%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (12%)
    Communication & Journalism (11%)
    Education (8%)
    Health Professions (8%)
    Social Sciences (8%)
    Theology (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (4%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    History (1%)
    Engineering (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation
    Foreign Languages
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$40,488
    Books & Supplies$1,916
    Cost of Living$11,312
    Personal Expenses$3,240
    Sticker Price$56,956

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$20,950
    Federal Grants30%$4,934
    Pell Grants30%$4,624
    Other Federal11%$878
    State & Local Grants28%$8,028
    Institutional Grants99%$17,195
    Student Loans62%$8,207
    Federal Loans61%$5,506
    Other Loans10%$18,204

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $155 Million $25,300

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,188.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,500 $257

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,084 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $44,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.86 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 55% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 2 1
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 4 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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