For over 50 years, International Programs has provided unparalleled study abroad experiences that allow for adventure, personal growth, academic rigor, and a guided path to becoming a globally minded citizen. With approximately 80% of Seaver students studying abroad during their time as a Wave, Pepperdine University is among the top in the nation for study abroad participation. One distinction of our study abroad programs is that each campus is Pepperdine owned and operated. Learn about the variety of programs offered around the world, how to select and apply to programs, and get your questions answered by staff and program alumni.
- 80%of Pepperdine Students Study Abroad with IP
- 90%of Study Abroad Alumni Find Their First Job Within 6 Months
- 15,000+Students Have Participated in IP
Choose Your Destination
In addition to our six global campus sites, International Programs offers educational
experiences across six continents.
Our mission is to provide students a life-changing international experience designed for intellectual, social, personal, and spiritual transformation.
Studying abroad with Pepperdine helped me to appreciate how big the world really is. It helped me to appreciate the vastly different places I now call home as well as look forward to calling home places I haven't traveled to yet! My experience enabled me to become a better neighbor and global citizen through coming to love and learn from people across the world within their own cultures and communities. I truthfully love the world and love others better today because of living and learning abroad with the incredible community the Pepperdine Lausanne program offered me in Lausanne, throughout Europe, and in Africa.
Lausanne Program Participant