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"Admissions"

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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.

Orientation leaders huddled together for New Student Orientation

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.

On-campus dining, noodle bar options

Dining on Campus

Thinking of making Pepperdine your home for the next four years? Learn more about all the on-campus dining options.

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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.

2017 Waves Weekend

Seaver Traditions: Signature Events

Discover some of the longest-running traditions and most popular events at Seaver College.

International Student, Alex Xue

Seaver Perspectives: An International Experience

Seaver Perspectives is a series that highlights Pepperdine voices across campus. Discover how international student Alex Xue describes her experience as a Seaver College student.

Surf convo

Beyond the View: Diversity, Service, and Faith

Based in faith and dedicated to service and diversity, discover how Seaver College offers more than just an academic education.

Seaver Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony

Seaver Spirit: Holiday Traditions

Seaver spirit runs strong throughout the holiday season. Read some of Pepperdine’s most beloved holiday traditions.

Students participating in Step Forward Day

Inspired by the Headlines: Set a Wave in Motion

Feeling helpless due to current events? Discover how to make a difference by leading a life based on Pepperdine’s mission of purpose, service, and leadership.

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When Senioritis Hits: 5 Tips to Surviving the College Application Process

Discover tips on applying to Pepperdine, submitting the common application, and meeting your college app deadlines.