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Biola University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

La Mirada, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$70,690
Tuition and Fees
$53,490
Room and Board
$11,514
Books and Supplies
$1,970
Other Expenses
$3,716
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001122
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
723 (85.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
621 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
621 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
94 (15.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$26,680
Need-Based Gift
Received by 618 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,767
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 401 (64.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,072
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 73 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
215 (25.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,705

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,794 (75.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,507 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,504 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
219 (8.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$25,339
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,490 (99.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,347
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,950 (77.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,415
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 162 (6.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,142 (30.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,917

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,330
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Communication
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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