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There are many opportunities to become involved in Seaver Parents Council through its various committees and volunteer opportunities.  We hope you will be involved and volunteer with the committee that best fits your interests.

Parent Volunteer Opportunities

Parent Volunteers Needed for New Student Orientation ~ Fall 2017
Help welcome our wonderful new students and their families at Fall NSO! Volunteers will be working at the registration area greeting the new families and handing out Parents Program information, as well as answering questions and helping give directions around campus. Shifts are available in 2 hour increments.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - Staffing the Parent Booth at Check-in
7:30 to 9:30 a.m. (Rho Parking Lot)
9:30 to 11:30 a.m. (Rho Parking Lot)
11:30 to 1:30 p.m. (Rho Parking Lot)
1:30 to 4:00 p.m. (Rho Parking Lot)

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - Staffing at the Parent Booth during sessions
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Bookstore)
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Bookstore)
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Outside Smother's Courtyard)

Thursday, August 25, 2017 - Staffing at the Parent Booth and Prayer Walk
9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Prayer Walk (Launch at the Amphitheater) - join fellow parents as we cover the campus in prayer
12:00 to 1:30 p.m. (Alumni Field for Expo)

We look forward to serving by your side on this important day! Click here to register.

Feel free to email Christine at Christine.galvin@pepperdine.edu if you have any questions. We look forward to working with you!

 

Please help us greet prospective families at the Information Session nearest you! The goal of these events is to promote Pepperdine University to high school seniors who are interested in attending Pepperdine University next year. We would be thrilled to have you attend to answer questions from prospective parents and students, or simply to share about your experiences with the University.
Admission Receptions:
Seattle: Date coming soon!
Nashville: Date coming soon!
Portland: Date coming soon!
Dallas: Date coming soon!
Phoenix: Date coming soon!
These volunteer opportunity links will be open soon for registration. Click above to help in your area! Feel free to email Christine at Christine.galvin@pepperdine.edu if you have any questions. We look forward to working with you!

Thank you to our Send-off Party Hosts for 2017!

Current parents (and alumnae)... helped us welcome our wonderful incoming Pepperdine families at 31 Send-off parties all around the country!

To volunteer to host a party in your home town next year, email Christine at Christine.galvin@pepperdine.edu . We look forward to working with you!

 

Parent Volunteers Needed for Waves Weekend ~ Fall 2017

Waves Weekend on October 13th and 14th as they return to Pepperdine! Volunteers will be working at the registration area greeting guests, handing out goody bags, family weekend materials and Parents Program information, as well as answering questions and helping give directions around campus. Shifts are available in 2 hour increments.

Our volunteer online registration link will be up soon!  Feel free to email Christine at Christine.galvin@pepperdine.edu if you are interested in helping out.  We look forward to working with you!

 

Adopt-a-Dorm

Adoptive Parents Wanted...

Adopt-A-Dorm is a program to enhance freshman, first-year, and transfer students'
learning, living, and community experiences both inside and outside the dorm.
Adoptive parents will be dedicated to helping the Housing and Residence Life (HRL)
Staff group comprised of Residential Advisors, Spiritual Life Advisors, and the
Residential Director, better meet the physical, spiritual, and emotional needs of the
students in their residence hall (dorm). Adoptive parents will bless students and
the HRL staff group by assisting, donating, organizing, praying and treating
their adopted dorm during the academic months of August to April.  Parents close
by or far away are welcome to adopt.  For more information, please email
kimberly.barkis@pepperdine.edu 


adoptadorm

Parent Council Committees


Seaver Grandparents Program

Seaver Grandparents Program at Pepperdine University

Join the Parent Council in supporting and interacting with your grandchild and other Waves grandchildren here at Pepperdine throughout the year. 

Parent Council Survey and Contact Updates 

  • Survey: To help us better understand what you would like to do, please take a moment to complete a brief survey by clicking here.
  • Contact Updates: Has your contact information changed?  Changed employers?  Want to increase your involvement with students?  Tell us using this update form.