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Recent News, Events, and Resources
Join fellow parents, faculty and staff as we begin the new year on our knees praying for the needs of Pepperdine students, programs and leadership. We will publish a daily prayer calendar to guide you all 365 days of of the year.
Parents serve as University ambassadors to greet and inform prospective students and their families. These receptions are hosted in cities nationwide by the Office of Admissions with the assistance of the Seaver Parents Council.
Fall 2017 Information Sessions:
Seattle: Date coming soon!
Nashville: Date coming soon!
Portland: Date coming soon!
Dallas: Date coming soon!
Phoenix: Date coming soon!
To get involved... look for volunteer opportunities in your area soon to register! Feel free to email Christine at Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. We look forward to working with you!
Parents and alumni are welcomed to join us in experiencing a journey of beauty and discovery into Pepperdine's recently acquired, limited edition Saint John's Bibles. Through a series of both inspirational and educational sessions, we hope that this masterpiece collection of illuminated, handwritten Bibles will move and intrigue you.
The upcoming series begins Fall 2017 in our newly renovated Payson Library. If this is something that you are interested in attending, please register online here or contact Christine Galvin at (310)506-6334 or Christine.email@example.com
Parents and alumni welcome new Pepperdine students and their families to the University at these informal gatherings. These receptions are hosted in cities nationwide by the Parents Council.
We will be hosting our 2017 Send-Off Parties in:
Atlanta, GA; San Antonio, TX; The Bay Area, CA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Fresno, CA; Honolulu, HI; Houston, TX; Kansas City, KS; Las Vegas, NV; Manhattan Beach, CA; Miami, FL; Minneapolis, MN; Nashville, TN; New England Area; Newport Beach Area; Ohio; Oklahoma City, OK; Pacific Palisades Area, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Portland, OR; Reno, NV; Sacramento, CA; San Diego, CA; San Marino, CA; Seattle, WA; Simi Valley, CA; Washington D.C.; and Yorba Linda, CA.
To register for a Summer 2017 Send-Off Party in your area, click here.
If you are interested in hosting a party in your area please contact Christine Galvin at (310)506-6334 or Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org
NSO is a program intentionally designed for incoming students and their parents. The program included information on academics, student activities, student services, living on campus, international programs, and much more. NSO is mandatory for all students. Most first year parents attend this event.
The registration fees for parents and other family members typically $125 per person. There is NO CHARGE for incoming students.
- View the Fall 2016 NSO schedule
- Fall 2017 NSO schedule coming soon!
- Encourage your incoming student to register
This special weekend combines family weekend and homecoming for families to return to campus and enjoy fun activities and entertainment, as well as to become better acquainted with other Pepperdine families. Hope to see you there!
This exhilarating annual event has blessed Seaver College students and faculty with more than $2,000,000 in scholarship and program resources. The men's and women's golf teams have also been a generous beneficiary of this tournament's proceeds. Pepperdine Wave Classic 2017 will again be hosted at The Riviera Country Club's championship golf course located in Pacific Palisades, California on October 9th. Owning a legendary place on the American golfing landscape, Riviera's famed George Thomas-designed golf course has hosted one U.S. Open, two PGA Championships and a U.S. Senior Open, in addition to serving as the perennial site of the PGA Tour's Northern Trust Open.
Our exciting day will consist of a tasty breakfast, barbeque lunch; contests will include a Golf "Warm-Up" Clinic, Longest Drive, closest to the pin and Putting Contest. The day will close with a cocktail reception and awards dinner followed by silent and live auctions.
A limited amount of Riviera's guest suites, offering magnificent panoramic golf course and ocean views will be available to our sponsors
If you are interested in playing in or supporting the 2017 Wave Classic please contact Kim Barkis at (310) 506-6110.
Thank you to the many parents who helped us during this Spring & Summer 2017 Season!
2017 Admission Receptions:
Send-off Party Hosts:The McRaven Family The Smith Family The Carter Family The Springer Family The Eruselius Family The Piller Family The Brown Family The Reeder Family The Slattery Family The Meyer Family The MacDonell Family The Beaman Family The Frizzelle Family The Casiple Family The Tom Family The Moreland Family The Gaumer family The latimer Family The Costa Family THe Mahoney Family The Yoshimura Family The Duke family The Rogers Family The Manson Family The Frank Family The Sikorski Family The O'Connor Family The Broms Family The Williams Family The Adducci Family The Min Family