Admission & Aid

SAT I / ACT

All first-year applicants and transfer applicants with less than 30 transferable units at the time of application are required to submit SAT I or ACT scores.

Note that first-year applicants must take the SAT I or ACT by December in order to meet the January 5 application deadline. The ACT writing test is recommended. The SAT II (Achievement Test) is not required.

Note that if you have used a a different name (e.g. nickname, middle name, etc.) when taking the SAT/ACT, you will need to notify our office by sending an e-mail to admission-Seaver2@pepperdine.edu.

Seaver College of Pepperdine University Codes:

  • SAT 1: 4630
  • ACT: 0373

SAT/ACT scores must be sent to us directly from the testing agencies. You may contact the centers below to have your scores sent:

SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) – (866) 756-7346
ACT (American College Testing) – (319) 337-1313

Please Note: It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all required materials for the admission application file are received by the Office of Admission by the applicable deadline in order to be considered by the Admission Committee.