Pepperdine University
Malibu, California 90263
What Makes Us Special

About Pepperdine University

Pepperdine University is an independent, private Christian university enrolling nearly 8,000 students in its five colleges and schools and drawing students from every state of the union as well as from over 70 countries worldwide. Pepperdine is considered to be one of the nation's finest universities, regarded for its high academic standards, nationally acclaimed Division I athletics program, and commitment to serving the needs of each and every student.

our students

Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.64

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 59%
Men 41%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 90.4%  Help

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our students

Price of Attendance in 2017-18  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 13:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 89%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 592 215 20 12 839

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