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Pepperdine University

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SAT Math + Verbal:
*** reported for attending students
Your Chances at Pepperdine
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
3,400
6,321
# Admitted
1,472
2,158
% Admitted
43.3%
34.1%
% Overall
37.3%

Students who got into Pepperdine:

Tips mention: Interview (1), ACT/SAT (5), Grades (14), Sports/Extracurriculars (3), College Essay (7)
-Look for adventureApr 13 2014Biology
-Look for adventure. Try to think of yourself being a Pepperdine student, what you would want to do here/pursue in your application. Ie we have famous study abroad programs, also volunteer church work as it is a Christian school. Be yourself and good luck :)"
SAT: 1400 Male
4.43 GPA, active in tw0 sports in high school,Jun 21 2013Chemistry
4.43 GPA, active in tw0 sports in high school, member of 4 honor societies and several other clubs, Eagle Scout, participated in drama programs, chorus and very active in my church (not Church of Christ) Was awarded the Regents Scholarship.
ACT: 34 Male
Community serviceAug 01 2011Natural Resources
Community service. Academic excellence.
ACT: 36 SAT: 2400 Female
Took IB and AP coursesMay 08 2011Chemistry
Took IB and AP courses. Always took the most challenging classes to get ahead. Average SAT. High GPA. Involved in 2 sports and 3 clubs in addition to ASB. Just do your best everyday and pray about it.
Male
I had a really high GPA (though I don'tJun 09 2010Other
I had a really high GPA (though I don't think it was strictly necessary), and some solid humanitarian experience. Pepperdine is all about preparing people for lives of "service, purpose, and leadership," so talk about your experiences that show you have those qualities and/or want to pursue them with your life.
SAT: 1480 Female
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