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Celebrating 50 Years at Pepperdine Caruso Law

Pepperdine has risen further and faster than any other private law school in the country. And we're just getting started. Join us for the next 50 years. And beyond.

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Our Story

"The work which will be done through the days and years and generations to come will be of very great importance if that work is guided by the hand of God."

~ George Pepperdine

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The Next 50

For 50 years, Pepperdine has combined excellence and faith in a way that no other law school accomplishes.

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A Tradition of Excellence

Since 1969, 10,119 people have received degrees from Pepperdine Caruso Law. That means 10,119 more lawyers, mediators, and other champions of justice have been trained the Pepperdine way: with purpose, service, and leadership.

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The Caruso School of Law will host a number of celebrations throughout the year to mark this milestone in our history. Be sure to check out the events calendar for an up-to-the-minute look at all that's going on for our golden jubilee.