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Be a Part of Pepperdine

Pepperdine is a place where people challenge and inspire one another. Direct access to faculty and proximity to Los Angeles - a hub of innovation - add to the robust experience that is student life at the School of Public Policy.


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Our timely and engaging events provide students the opportunity to interact with scholars, policy leaders, and private- and public-sector officials who are responsible for shaping policy in their respective fields.

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Graduate Housing and Residence Life

At Pepperdine, living on campus offers more than convenience. Our stunning campus - ranked among the most beautiful college campuses by The Princeton Review - provides a sense of community and enhances learning through faculty and student interaction.

Around Malibu

Nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains, Malibu has some of the most beautiful beaches in California, along with hotels, shopping, restaurants, and places of worship.

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Explore writing labs, our library, school Registrar, and other resources that facilitate academic achievement.

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Student Activities

Our on-campus organizations and honor societies foster the exploration of ideas. We also host renowned speakers, cultural events, and provide community service projects to complement the academic experience.

Career Services

Our Office of Career Services is dedicated to support your internship and career research while you are a student and an alumnus.

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Explore housing and other on-campus resources that enhance the quality of life at the School of Public Policy.