2. Room & Meal Plan Rates

Residents of Residence Halls are required to have at least a 10-meal-per-week dining plan.

Housing rates listed below are based on planned room occupancy:

  • two persons per room in residence hall double rooms
  • three persons per room in residence hall designated triple rooms*
  • three persons per room in Hope and Horton permanent triples
  • one person per room in Hope and Horton permanent singles
  • three persons per apartment in Welch
  • four persons per apartment in Li, La Mirada, Tropicana, Lido Mirada, Beachcomber, and Tradewinds two-bedroom units
  • two or three persons per apartment in Lido Mirada, Tradewinds, and Beachcomber one-bedroom units.

*Residents of designated triple occupancy rooms pay a reduced housing rate for the semester. The discounted rate does NOT apply to permanent triples.

No discounts are given for the time period students reside in temporary overflow triple rooms.

All Housing Charges for the academic year, Christmas, Interterm and Summer are prorated on a daily basis.

2016-2017 Undergraduate Housing Per Person Rates*

*Prices listed are PER ACADEMIC YEAR

Residence Halls

Residence Hall Double Occupancy Permanent Triple Permanent Single**
Alpha Hall $5,240 --- ---
Blackstone Hall Economy Double $4,762 --- ---
Blackstone Hall Large Double $5,382 --- ---
Hart Hall $5,240 --- ---
Hope Hall $5,784 $5,784 $5,784
Horton Hall $5,784 $5,784 $6,736
Sigma Hall $5,320 --- ---
Stewart Hall Quads $5,168 --- ---
Stewart Hall Suites $5,240 --- ---
Thompson Hall $5,320 --- ---

**All permanent singles are held for residents needing special accommodations and are assigned in conjunction with the Learning Center.

Students living in a Designated Triple room will pay reduced Housing charges (approximately 25% discount).

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On-Campus Apartments

Li Apartments, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,784/academic year
Welch Apartments, 1 bdrm/3 occupants $5,392/academic year

Off-Campus Apartments

Beachcomber Apts, 1 bdrm/2 occupants $6,260/academic year
Beachcomber Apts, 1 bdrm/3 occupants $5,312/academic year
Beachcomber Apts, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,392/academic year
La Mirada Apts, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,392/academic year
Lido Mirada Apts, 1 bdrm/2 occupants $6,260/academic year
Lido Mirada Apts, 1 bdrm/3 occupants $5,312/academic year
Lido Mirada Apts, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,392/academic year
Tradewinds Apts, 1 bdrm/2 occupants $6,260/academic year
Tradewinds Apts, 1 bdrm/3 occupants $5,312/academic year
Tradewinds Apts, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,392/academic year
Tropicana Apts, 2 bdrm/4 occupants $5,392/academic year

These off-campus apartments are still considered "on-campus" living for Financial Aid purposes, though they are located physically off-campus.

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Meal Plan Rates

Semester Plans

20 Flex Meal Plan $2,388/semester (includes $150 Flex dollars)
15 Flex Meal Plan $2,257/semester (includes $150 Flex dollars)
12 Flex Meal Plan $1,925/semester (includes $150 Flex dollars)
10 Flex Meal Plan $1,780/semester (includes $150 Flex dollars)
10 Meal Plan $1,667/semester (no Flex dollars)
175 Block Plan: 175 “any time” meals $2,089/semester (includes $150 Flex dollars)
For Apartment Residents and Commuter Students only:
5 Flex Meal Plan $738/semester (includes $50 Flex dollars)
40 Block Plan: 40 “any time” meals $531/semester (includes $50 Flex dollars)

Interterm & Summer Meal Plans Plans

20 Meal Plan $11.18/day
15 Meal Plan $10.34/day
12 Meal Plan $9.66/day
10 Meal Plan $9.18/day
5 Meal Plan $5.00/day

Any prorated adjustments due to cancellation or changes of meal plans will be reflected on the student’s account. All questions regarding meal plan changes, meal plan billing, etc. need to be addressed to the Dining Services:
562-903-4872
dining.services@biola.edu

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