Welcome to Pepperdine
Pepperdine is a Christian university committed to the highest standards of academic excellence and Christian values, where students are strengthened for lives of purpose, service, and leadership. Consistently ranked as one of the most beautiful places to study, Pepperdine is where you're inspired to learn as you learn to inspire.
Pepperdine University is closely monitoring developments for COVID-19. Learn more about the University's response plans to keep our campus communities safe.
Pepperdine University has been ranked as one of the top 50 universities in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings. For the second consecutive year, Pepperdine is ranked at number 49 of 388 national institutions, holding its standing as one of America’s "Best National Universities."