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Reviews 1699 total reviews with an average rating of 3.9

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4 Recent Alumnus

Off-Campus Dining: Guppy's was the place to be! Just need a car to drive to nearest one

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Some dorms are better than others. Overall, the campus is nice and well taken care of.

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4 College Freshman

Local Area: Everything is near by. Chain restaurants, movie theaters, shopping malls etc

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The professors genuinely care about you and make themselves more than available!

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5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: Campus security is always making rounds, and I always feel very safe!

4 College Freshman

Administration: I like the fact that they have specific rules in place that limit activities that would contradict the Bible. But I think the open hours are pretty random.

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I live in Alpha, the all female dorm and what I've noticed is that almost everyone in there did not request to be there. The social life there isn't the best compared to dorms like Hope and Horton. I do love the size of my room and how much storage space I'm given though!

4 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: I enjoy going off campus to grab meals with friends, especially in the late hours of the nights. They don't offer student discounts, but the food is great and the cost is relatively cheap.

3 College Freshman

Scholarships: They gave alright scholarships. I had friends who attended larger private universities and smaller private universities that received better than I did. But I did a government loan and the process for that was very quick and smooth

4 College Freshman

Athletics: The team spirit is always on par, and the teams seem to do well

3 College Sophomore

Local Area: I feel safe within the Biola parameter however, sometimes the surrounding neighborhood can get unsafe.

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3 College Sophomore

Diversity: There is enough diversity in the campus to learn new things. However, I believe there could be more diversity such as international students or just different American students.

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: There are different types of food surrounding the campus.

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3 College Sophomore

Athletics: They aren't greatly advertised but a good amount of people go to the games.

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3 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: Only a couple new dorms and some do not have AC and need to be fixed up.

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3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I like the integration of religion in addition to the passionate and kind teachers.

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3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There is a smaller population of students and in my major, the class gets smaller each year. But the community, as small as it is, is a good one.

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2 College Sophomore

Party Scene: No night life. The only things open past 7 are two food shops. Everything else is quiet.

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3 College Sophomore

Academics: The faculty and staff are kind and helpful. However, the school needs to upgrade the facility and equipment.

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4 College Sophomore

Academics: The academics itself is made great because of the passionate teachers. So the classes with the more raved teachers get filled up quickly.

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3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: Not great but you will find housing surrounding Biola.

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3 College Sophomore

Majors: Some majors need improvements and upgrades in facilities.

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3 College Sophomore

Majors: There are placement tests to decide which classes you are able to get into.

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3 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Everyone on campus is obviously a follower of Christ. Almost everyone you meet will be kind and welcoming!

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3 College Sophomore

Campus Food: Cafeteria closes a little early for my liking.

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Rose of Sharon Chapel
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Rose of Sharon Chapel Rose of Sharon Chapel This is a small prayer chapel where students can go any time, 24/7, for prayer.
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Biola boasts an amazing Christian fellowship that's focused on delivering the Gospel, not only to its students, but to the world surrounding it. In taking classes and attending lectures, students feel much more apt to take on the world, not only with renewed and strengthened faith, but also with a professional education.

Biola can be an adjustment. But once you get involved with on-campus jobs and school events, it becomes much easier. After spending time with the students and faculty, you'll come to realize that you'll never find a school quite like this. But it takes a little bit of work at first. Biola's teaching is amazing, and the community is unparalleled. Nowhere else on Earth can students strike up random conversations with anyone and be able to "Facebook-friend" them and ask them to coffee the very next day. If you value your education and want to surround yourself with God-fearing students serving each other and the Lord, then Biola is the place for you!

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