Pepperdine University:

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Brief Description: Independent university in Malibu, California with a student body of approximately 7,700.

High Honors: The U.S. Olympic Committee recently presented Pepperdine with the U.S. Olympic Achievement award, which is awarded every two years following the Olympic Games to recognize schools that play an important role in developing exceptional athletes and coaches that participate in the event.

Spiritual Learning: Although Pepperdine is religiously affiliated with the Church of Christ, students of all religious backgrounds are welcome at the college. Christian principles guide Pepperdine students and faculty through all facets of academic and social life at Pepperdine.

Fun Fact: Pepperdine’s main campus is positioned on the Pacific Coast Highway, offering spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Long Beach and the Palos Verdes Peninsula.