Admission & Aid


A Vibrant Community

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Pepperdine's residential campus is home to a vibrant student body from diverse cultural, socioeconomic, religious, ethnic, geographic, and rigorous academic backgrounds. Each student's personal experiences, passions, and accomplishments contribute to the culture and further diversity on campus. 

Total undergraduate population: 3,200

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International Students

International student population: 9.95%

The top 15 countries of origin for international students are...

China 28.97% Germany 1.72%
Indonesia 10.34% United Kingdom 1.72%
South Korea 8.97% South Africa 1.72%
Canada 4.83% Hong Kong 1.72%
India 3.10% Italy 1.37%
Taiwan 3.10% Philippines 1.37%
Singapore 2.75% Mexico 1.03%
Saudi Arabia 2.75%  

First-Generation College Students

21% of the Fall 2013 incoming class were first-generation college students.

Please visit our First-Generation webpage for more information about resources for first-generation college students at Pepperdine.