Visit Pepperdine University Instantly with a "Real" Tour

Choosing whether or not an in-person visit to Pepperdine University makes sense can be a risky decision…what if you step on campus and immediately detest the “vibe”? All that time, money and effort getting to campus was wasted. At first it may seem difficult to gain a meaningful understanding of Pepperdine University without visiting the school in person. Pepperdine University is located in Malibu, CA , and if that’s nowhere near where you live, what options do you have? That’s why we created CampusReel – to allow you, and anyone reading this, to deeply and authentically experience the Pepperdine University vibe, campus and community without visiting Pepperdine University in person – a virtual tour of the Pepperdine University campus! If definitely want to visit Pepperdine University in person, you should, at the very least, watch the entire CampusReel for Pepperdine University to ensure it seems like a good match and to get the most out of your in-person visit. After you’ve done your due diligence, you may find the below guidance helpful

When is the best time to visit Pepperdine University?

Visiting Pepperdine University depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit Pepperdine University twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of Malibu as well. Remember that Malibu is also catering to 3514 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit Pepperdine University?

The Pepperdine University admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in Malibu. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • Hilton Garden Inn Calabasas at Pepperdine University
  • Sheraton Agoura Hills Hotel at Pepperdine University
  • Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, California at Pepperdine University
  • Warner Center Marriott Woodland Hills at Pepperdine University
  • Malibu Beach Inn at Pepperdine University
  • Westlake Plaza and Center at Pepperdine University
  • Good Nite Inn at Pepperdine University
  • Woodland Hills Calabasas Guesthouses at Pepperdine University
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Agoura Hills at Pepperdine University
  • St. George Inn & Suites at Pepperdine University
  • Tarzana Inn at Pepperdine University
  • Malibu Broad Beach House at Pepperdine University
  • Shore's Bed and Breakfast at Pepperdine University
  • Aja Malibu at Pepperdine University
  • Jet Luxury Resorts Malibu Estate at Pepperdine University
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Agoura Hills at Pepperdine University
  • Knights Inn Woodland Hills at Pepperdine University
  • Native at Pepperdine University
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles Westlake Village at Pepperdine University
  • Topanga Canyon Inn Bed and Breakfast at Pepperdine University
  • Best Western Woodland Hills Inn at Pepperdine University
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Woodland Hills at Pepperdine University
  • Hyatt Regency Westlake at Pepperdine University
  • Courtyard Los Angeles Woodland Hills at Pepperdine University
  • The Surfrider Malibu at Pepperdine University
  • Malibu Country Inn at Pepperdine University
  • Wellfit Malibu at Pepperdine University
  • Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club at Pepperdine University
  • Calamigos Ranch at Pepperdine University
  • Villa Tramonto at Pepperdine University
  • The Anza A Calabasas Hotel at Pepperdine University
  • Malibu Beach Villas at Pepperdine University
  • Nobu Ryokan Malibu at Pepperdine University
  • Villa Graziadio Executive Center at Pepperdine University
  • The M Malibu at Pepperdine University

What do families do in Malibu when they visit Pepperdine University?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around Malibu. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at Pepperdine University and see for yourself how the student make use of Malibu.

What buildings should I look at when I visit Pepperdine University?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.