Submitting Test Scores

SAT I or ACT

All first-year applicants and transfer applicants with less than 30 college units at the time of application are required to submit SAT I or ACT scores. You do not have to submit both.

Note that first-year applicants must take the SAT I or ACT by October in order to meet the November 1 early action deadline or by December in order to meet the January 15 application deadline. The optional ACT writing test and SAT writing/essay section are neither required nor recommended. The SAT II (Achievement Test) is not required.

Note that if you have used a a different name (e.g. nickname, middle name, etc.) when taking the SAT/ACT, you will need to notify our office by sending an e-mail to admission-seaver@pepperdine.edu.

Seaver College of Pepperdine University Codes

  • SAT 1: 4630
  • ACT: 0373

SAT/ACT scores must be sent to us directly from the testing agencies. You may contact the centers below to have your scores sent:

SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) – (866) 756-7346
ACT (American College Testing) – (319) 337-1313

Please Note: It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all required materials for the admission application file are received by the Office of Admission by the applicable deadline in order to be considered by the Admission Committee.