There are many banks in the area to choose from. Check out this Google Map to see banks in La Mirada, or see the list below for banks extending beyond the La Mirada area. We recommend Chase and Wells Fargo; they have experience dealing with international students.
Once you select a bank, contact them by phone before visiting to ensure you have the proper documentation to open an account. Most local banks require at least two of the following documents:
Driver’s license or state ID
ATM access to most of the local banks around Biola can be found at the lower level Student Union Building. This ATM machine will require a small fee for most withdrawals.