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New Student Orientation

General Information: Fall 2014

Welcome to NSO

What is New Student Orientation?

New Student Orientation (NSO) is a program intentionally designed for incoming students and their parents. The program will include information on academics, student activities, student services, living on campus, international programs, and much more. University administrators, faculty, staff, and upper-division students will be available throughout the program to answer all of your questions about college life. NSO begins Tuesday, August 19, for all students.  NSO ends for parents on Thursday, August 21, 3 p.m. Classes begin Monday, August 25.  All new students are required to attend New Student Orientation.


Welcome to NSO


Who Attends New Student Orientation?

NSO is designed for new students who intend to enroll at Seaver College and their parents. A majority of the students attending NSO will be accompanied by one or more parents; however, there will be several students attending without parents. In addition, there will be faculty members and selected upper-division students present to assist with academic advising and answer any questions.

Tentative Orientation Schedules

Student Schedule

Parent Schedule

Starting Time and Check in Location

International Students
Check-in is in the RHO parking lot on Tuesday, August 19, 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Domestic Students
Check in is in the RHO parking lot on Tuesday, August 19.  Your specific check in time will be e-mailed to your Pepperdine e-mail address this summer.


NSO will take place on the Seaver College Malibu campus.

Welcome to NSO

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