All of these resources are available to students and/or concerned parties during regular business hours unless otherwise noted.
If you believe you need more immediate assistance please visit Emergency Procedures.
The professionals in Spiritual Development provide pastoral counseling and resources for students struggling with shame, doubt, relational struggles and more. To meet with a pastoral care counselor, contact us directly at:
- Todd Pickett (email@example.com)
- Lisa Igram (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Lisa Ishihara (email@example.com)
- Mike Ahn (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Chad Miller (email@example.com)
BCC provides consultation for faculty, staff and students regarding student mental health concerns or crisis situations impacting a student community. BCC provides a range of services including counseling, psychiatric evaluation, consultation, and outreach program delivery. Some common reasons why individuals seek BCC consultation are the impact of a student death on a group of people, questions about a student that shows signs of mental illness, concerns about a student in the midst of a personal crisis, and mental health support during a local or national crisis. Location: Biola Professional Building next to PIH Building at the corner of La Mirada Boulevard and Imperial Hwy.; accessible by the Biola shuttle. Reduced rates available for students: Fall 2015 rate $20/session.
Thought about meeting with someone at the Biola Counseling Center but haven't made that appointment? Don't want to go off-campus? Need quick wisdom and last minute guidance? Concerned about a friend?
We got this. It's free. It's convenient. It's confidential. And, it's on-campus, in the Student Services Bldg., under the Bookstore! They'll listen, provide support, offer resources, and help you brainstorm solutions!
Weekly opportunities: Mondays & Wednesdays 12-2pm; Tuesdays & Thursdays 1-3 p.m. No appointments; first-come; first-served!
Reasons to stop by:
• adjusting to a new culture;
• academic worries;
• challenges connecting socially;
• relationship issues;
• spiritual concerns
• and more...
The Biola Health Center provides an access point for medical concerns ranging from allergies to major health related crises.
The Residence Director (RD)-on-Call is a professional staff member who lives and works in the residence halls. There is an RD-on-Call every day after business hours, and on all weekends and holidays, and is available by contacting the University Operator at extension 0 (zero) and asking that the RD-on-call be contacted. You should receive a call back within 10 minutes. The RD-on-Call works closely with the Student Care Team.
Campus Safety can play an important role in connecting a student to emergency resources. Additionally, they can help with crime prevention in your area or provide you with a method to report criminal or suspicious activity. Their business phone is 562-903-4877 (on campus, x4877); emergency contact is 562-777-4000 or (oncampus phone) ext.5111.