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Pepperdine University

Address: 24255 W. Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA
Phone Number: 310-456-4000
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Ranked #3 of 26 Attractions in Malibu
Type: Educational Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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117 reviews 117 reviews
23 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

While visiting the L.A. area with family, we spent a day in Malibu. We drove through the Pepperdine campus, because my wife and I wanted our kids (who will be deciding on colleges in the next few years) to see it. We visited during the week between Christmas and New Year, so there was really no activity on campus, but... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015 via mobile

While visiting Southern California, my wife and I stopped by and visited Pepperdine University, and what a wise decision ... WHAT A BEAUTIFUL PLACE! ... With the outstanding views of the Pacific Ocean, I would think it would be difficult to study and concentrate ... Well worth a visit to experience this unique university ... Truly a special place to... More 

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Brantford, Ontario, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We visited the Campus Oct 2014 while we were in LA. The views were amazing... the grounds had deer roaming, and best of all, free to go up. It is a school, so be respectful.

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65 reviews 65 reviews
42 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

As an alumni, I am the first to admit I am incredibly biased, I love Pepperdine! The time I spent earning my undergraduate degree was one of the best spans of time in my life. I will proudly tell anyone where I went to school and how amazing was the entire experience. From the quality of education, to the safe... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

One word WOW what a university and seriously looking into for my daughter ! The guy that showed us round was really helpful and the views were breathtaking. The facilities were top notch and really one to seriously think about !

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Edmonton, Canada
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193 reviews 193 reviews
18 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

During our recent trip, we took a drive down the Pacific Coast Highway to Malibu. Saw the signs to Pepperdine University and turned in to take a drive around. It is absolutely beautiful. It's worth the visit to see it, the views, the grounds and the beautiful university. Those have to be the most in shape students in the country!... More 

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1,616 reviews 1,616 reviews
1,042 attraction reviews
542 helpful votes 542 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Although I rated Pepperdine all fives, I definitely have mixed feelings about it. The campus is beautiful, it has a wonderful and uncrowded law library, and the views are unparalleled. But it is the home to some of the most reactionary and bigoted thinking in Southern California. Appearances are at times deceiving.

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Panama City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Absolutely amazing views overlooking the Pacific Ocean everywhere on this campus. The campus grounds are also perfectly manicured and beautifully maintained. We stop here when in Malibu to visit the bookstore and pickup gifts for alumni friends and family. I have no idea how anyone graduates and leaves this place. If you're traveling with kids, there is a wonderful park... More 

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Mountain View, California
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289 reviews 289 reviews
70 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We happened to drive by the campus on September 12th, this year. There were almost 3000 flags, mostly US, but some other countries were represented, arranged in a stunningly beautiful formation, down by the intersection of Malibu Canyon and Pacific Coast Highway. THANK YOU to whoever was responsible - your citizenship, thoughtfulness and care are first rate!

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Los Angeles, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Pepperdine University's "Waves of Flags Display" has honored the heroes of 9/11 annually since 2008. The display is comprised of nearly 3,000 flags representing the nationality of each person who died as a result of the 9/11/2001 tragedy. The flags will be displayed until September 22, 2014. This massive and impressive display of flags can be seen across the expansive... More 

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