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Study Break: Things to Do On and Off Campus

While known for its scenic surroundings, Pepperdine University has more to offer than just its location. Discover what are some of Seaver student Jordan Diab’s favorite weekend activities.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Campus Tour

Visiting a college campus is the best way to get a feel of the university. Katie White, Pepperdine tour guide, shares tips on how to make your visit count.

Seaver RA outside freshman dorm

Pepperdine Portrait Series: A Conversation with Lizzy Kovach

The Pepperdine Portrait Series highlights student roles on campus. Discover what motivates junior Lizzy Kovach in her role as a residential advisor.

Seaver student Chase Johnson

Pepperdine Portrait Series: Participating in Student Government

The Pepperdine Portrait Series highlights student roles on campus. Discover how freshman Chase Johnson utilizes his position on student government to make a difference in the campus community.

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How To Write an Effective College Essay

Pepperdine’s director of admission shares how prospective students can write an effective college essay.

Pepperdine students on Alumni Park for Blue and Orange Madness

Pepperdine Portrait Series: A Conversation with Monique Go

The Pepperdine Portrait Series highlights student roles on campus. Discover how senior Monique Go leaves her mark on campus events.

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Six Things Prospective Students Should Know

Seaver student Katie White shares six items that all prospective students should know about Pepperdine.

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Perks of Submitting an Early Action Application

Falone Serna, director of admission at Seaver College, highlights some of the advantages to submitting and Early Action Application.

Drawing of the Ponte Vecchio bridge in Florence, Italy

How to Choose a Pepperdine Study Abroad Program

Pasta or pretzels? Pandas or Parliament? While choosing a study abroad program is no easy task, these tips from the International Programs Office will help you get started.

Seaver student sitting atop the Pepperdine University sign in Malibu

How to Survive Your First Semester of College

While the first semester of college can be daunting, Seaver graduate Kelly Rodriguez (’18) shares five tips to help you thrive your first year of college.

Seaver student Ryanne Gordon studying abroad in Italy

Seaver Perspectives: My Unique Study Abroad Experience

Seaver perspectives is a series that highlights Pepperdine voices across campus. Discover how Seaver student Ryanne Gordon maximized her year abroad.