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How to Give

You can choose from among over a dozen ways to give. We are so appreciative of your thoughtful gift, and we want to making giving simple and beneficial for you. Check out all the ways to give that we've set up below, from giving online with a credit card to setting up a Charitable Gift Annuity.

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Giving online is fast, safe, and supports Pepperdine immediately. On our secure website, you may use any major credit or debit card to make a one-time or recurring gift. Make your gift now.

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We would love to hear from you! To make your gift by phone, please call:


You can also mail your check or money order to:

The Pepperdine Fund
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263-4579

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Faculty/Staff Payroll Deduction

If you are a Pepperdine faculty or staff member, you have the special opportunity to easily give back a portion of your salary to further the Pepperdine mission you hold so closely to your heart. Learn more about faculty and staff giving.

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Matching Gift

Many companies set aside philanthropic dollars for higher education and allocate those funds through matching gift programs. These programs allow employees, and sometimes retirees and directors, of the company to make a contribution to an institution which is then matched by a corporate gift. Learn more about matching gifts.

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Corporate Giving

Opportunities exist for corporations to benefit from partnerships and collaborations with Pepperdine. These partnerships provide critical resources for student scholarships, faculty research, innovative programs, special events, and community-based initiatives. By working together, corporations and Pepperdine can establish a presence on campus and increase their visibility with key audiences. Learn more about corporate giving.

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Pepperdine University partners strategically with local and national foundations to support a multitude of programs, research, scholarship, and other university initiatives. Additionally, their investments include, among other opportunities, internships, professorships, capital, and equipment. Please contact Corporate and Foundation Relations for more information.

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Gifts of stocks and bonds can offer special charitable opportunities for donors. Prospective donors should consult with professional advisors and University staff before making such gifts.

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Estate and Gift Planning

We have six types of planned gifts from which you can choose. Planned giving enables you to maximize your personal philanthropic objectives while minimizing taxes. Depending on the asset you give and the arrangement selected, you can realize substantial benefits while simultaneously supporting Pepperdine students. Learn more about Estate and Gift Planning.

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In Honor or In Memory of

Making a gift to Pepperdine University is a meaningful and powerful way to honor or to remember someone special or celebrate someone's special occasion. Your gift reflects your desire to make a lasting impact on the lives of others, just as your family member, friend, or colleague has done for you. Make a memorial or honorary gift online.