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Join Our Community

Beyond academic excellence and a beautiful campus, what most people recognize about us is our community. Our spiritual foundation, highly accessible faculty, and over 30 student-led organizations give students the opportunity to explore varied interests and supplement their classroom experience while in law school and contribute to the unique experience that is Pepperdine Law.

Living Here

Our Malibu campus enhances academic study with beautiful surroundings and daily access to your peers and mentors. Our proximity to Los Angeles means access to an international hub for careers and culture.

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Mentoring and Professional Relationships

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At the law school, we help you clarify your goals and stay focused on your learning with the help of supportive relationships.

Our Parris Institute for Professional Formation is exclusively dedicated to guiding our first-years in this manner, but that's only the first of many mentoring opportunities in your academic career.

Alumni and Careers

Our Office of Alumni Relations helps our graduates stay connected with one another and with opportunities to expand their careers and skills.

The Pepperdine Law Career Development Office (CDO) provides specialized support and resources to assist current students and alumni with their professional development goals and job search efforts.

Student Organizations

Student Organizations at the School of Law

Numerous student organizations and co-curricular activities give students the opportunity to explore varied interests and supplement their classroom experience while in law school. The organizations are primarily student run, and events are as varied as social gatherings, guest speakers, fundraising drives, and service opportunities.

Student Journals at Pepperdine Law

Student Journals

Pepperdine Law has four faculty-mentored, student-run scholarly publications.

Spiritual Life


We find that our founding Christian principles are easily incorporated into all aspects of daily and academic life. This is accomplished in a subtle-but-supportive way so that faith, service, and ethical practice are all opportunities for betterment.

Student Services

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Our graduates consistently agree that no law school in the country has a more supportive, encouraging, and collegial community than Pepperdine Law. We help students in their current studies as well as their future plans. Learn about the services we've set up at the School of Law to help you stay on track and improve your overall academic experience.


University Athletics

Pepperdine University's Division 1 athletic program provides an opportunity for students to gather, connect, and contribute to a university-wide community.

More about Athletics

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Pepperdine's on-campus intramural offerings include football, basketball, volleyball, and more. These activities help students balance work, health, and the art of team spirit in our inspiring Malibu setting.

More about Intramurals

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Center for Fine Arts

Our Malibu campus houses the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts, comprising three theaters and the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, where students expand their point of view in culturally enriching and sometimes unexpected ways.

More about the Center for Fine Arts