Pepperdine University

General Information

Website www.pepperdine.edu/
Address 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
City Malibu
State CA
Zip 90263
Locale Suburb: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 90%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 76.7%
Five-year graduation rate 84.0%
Six-year graduation rate 84.9%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Doctoral/Research
Size: Number of Undergraduates 3,604
Endowment Assets $860,333,000
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website https://seaver.pepperdine.edu/admission/financial-aid/undergraduate/npc/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 2%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.64
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 600 (25th - 75th percentile = 550 - 650)
Median SAT Math 620 (25th - 75th percentile = 560 - 680)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 28.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 26 - 31)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 36.9%
In-State Tuition and Fees $50,022
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $50,022
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $68,352
Average Net Price After Grants $36,372
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $8,504
Median earnings 10 years after entry $65,500
Median debt of completers $25,843
Federal Loan Default Rate 2.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 20.2%
% Underrepresented Minority 19.2%
% Black 4.7%
% Latino 14.2%
% Native American 0.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 10.7%
% White 48.7%
% Two or More Races 5.3%
% Other 15.9%
% Noresident Aliens 11.1%
% Female 59.2%
% Male 40.8%
% Age 25 and Over 3.4%
% Part-time 9.0%