In general, Pepperdine University is a highly selective school. Around 11,500 applications are received by the school annually. The overall acceptance rate is around 49 percent which is equal about 5,590 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the semester begins, only about 940 or 17 percent of the students will have chosen Pepperdine University as their future school. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 36% and 63% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 62% were typically women and 37% were men. Applicants should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Pepperdine University when filling out the application. Often, an ACT score between 28 - 33 or an SAT score between 1,300 - 1,460 is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Pepperdine University’s undergraduate application fee is $65.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2022 Admissions Cycle
Applications
11,466
Male 4,190
Female 7,276

 

Acceptance
5,585
Male 2,161
Female 3,424

 

Enrollment Total
942
Male 356
Female 586


Acceptance Rate
48.7%
Male
51.6%
Female
47.1%

 

Yield
16.9%
Male
16.5%
Female
17.1%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$65


Graduate

$65



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment


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