Calendar and Events
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.
Spring 2017 Admission Receptions:
Seattle: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Nashville: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Portland: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Dallas: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Phoenix: Sunday, April 23, 2017
To get involved... see registration links for volunteer opportunities in your area now! Feel free to email Christine at Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. We look forward to working with you!
Gear up in your Pepperdine orange and blue to join fellow alumni, parents, family, and friends for an afternoon of fun with It's In The Sauce's famous barbecue and America's favorite pastime. Bring your entire family out to play family field games, then watch the Pepperdine men's baseball team take on Saint Mary's at Eddy D. Field Stadium! Stay tuned for a special guest to stop by and get the inside scoop on all things Waves baseball!! There is NO COST to attend; however, online registration is required. REGISTER HERE! If you have any questions about this event, please email email@example.com or call 310.506.6334
Feel free to email Christine at Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you on the field!
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.
We will begin with an introductory preview of the upcoming series this spring, Monday, May 22nd at 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on our Drescher Graduate School campus in Malibu. 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 welcomed 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 are currently looking for hosts for our 2017 Send-Off Parties!
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 Fall 2016 Season!
Carlsbad Information Sessions:Dan Chong Kelly Cross-Chong Rick Fischer Ed Jablonski Carol Morgan
Chicago Information Session:Kathy Brown David Brown Kerri Courtwright Jan Hertz Jim Hertz Lori Kazich Andy Seibt
Dallas Information Session:Michael Chidiac Ana Dubin Brenda Masters David Masters Osmana Scales Christopher Scales Amy Van Amburgh
Denver Information Session:Joelle Behlmaher Juli Clay Kevin Jones Cindy Wells
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Nashville Information Session:
Carinda HicksAnne Tarwater Jim Tarwater New Jersey Information Session: Jennifer Busch Kiki Cunningham Jane Daly Nicholas Lordi Louis Mossucco Joanne Mossucco Donna Schifano
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San Francisco Information Session:
James CaiSuzanne Suppes Hong Zhang Seattle Information Session: Xin Bai LeeAnn Delmendo Karin Hummel Theresa Kenyon Susan Lee Chris Lee Pete Wilson Mollie Wilson
Washington DC Information Session:Sheila Bedford Stan Bedford