University Housing

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Housing FAQs

Are the prices per-person or per room?
Per-Person: $49 per-person-per-night includes one bed in a shared room and meals for one person.

Meals are included in the cost of housing, starting with lunch* on the day of check-in and ending with breakfast on the day of check-out. (*Wed check-ins begin with dinner.) The Biola cafeteria is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About the Accommodations

  • Dorms: Dorm rooms sleep two people each. A shared bathroom is down the hall. Horton Hall is centrally located on the Biola University Campus near all the conference activities. The majority of our guests will be placed in the dorms. Bed linens and towels are provided.
  • Apartments: Married couples can be placed in the apartments. The apartments sleep 2-4 people with a shared bathroom. All beds are twin-sized. Bed linens and towels are provided. Couples might share an apartment with another couple depending on capacity. Please note: The  near Biola Ave, a ½ mile or 12-minute walk from the center of campus and conference activities.  No Shuttle service is provided.

Prefer a Hotel?
We have reserved a block of rooms at the Holiday Inn La Mirada, less than a 10-minute drive from campus, and a free shuttle is provided. Return to the Travel Page for the discount code and link.

Minors in Housing
For liability reasons, we can not host anyone under the age of 18 in on-campus dorm housing unless they are with their parent.

What’s the deadline for reservations?
April 26th – It’s best if you can submit your housing reservation by April 26th for optimal roommate matching and placement with your group.
May 6th – The very last day to make housing reservations is Mon May 6th.

Where should I go upon arrival?
Park in Lot S, and go to the Student Union Building on the Biola Campus. (Follow signs to Registration). You will receive your key and meal wristband. Then proceed to your dorm or apartment.

Late Night Check-Ins
Please contact us in advance at to make arrangements.

Will I have a roommate?
You will have the opportunity to request your roommate, and they should also request your name for optimal matching. If you do not request one, you may be placed with a roommate, depending on capacity. Couples may be placed in a two-bedroom apartment with another couple.

Can I get my own room? (Single Occupancy)
We are able to accommodate single-occupancy requests at an additional cost. Please enter the word “SINGLE” in the promotional code field to reveal the Single Occupancy Rates.

Do I need to bring a sleeping bag or towels?
Biola will provide bed linens (sheets, blanket, pillow & pillowcase), and bathroom linens (towel, washcloth). Please bring your own toiletries. We recommend flip-flops for the shower.

Can I stay for just Thursday or just Friday night?
I’m sorry, no. Thursday & Friday are a package deal during the main time of the conference. There is also an option to add Wednesday or Saturday. We’d love to see you there for the whole conference!

Is my housing reservation transferable to someone else?
Yes. Please contact us at ASAP. If the transfer involves a change in housing type (Male/Female/Couple) then we will need to change your room placement, so the sooner we know about it, the better.

Cancellation Policy
What is your cancellation/refund policy?
If you cancel your reservation by April 26th, we can offer a full refund. After April 26th there are no refunds because we have to guarantee our housing numbers to Biola. Contact to cancel.