EIN 95-1644037

Pepperdine University

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
5,090
City
Year formed
1937
Most recent tax filings
2020-07-01
Description
Pepperdine is a Christian university committed to the highest standards of academic excellence and Christian values, where students are strengthened for lives of purpose, service, and leadership.

Program areas at Pepperdine University

Student services, including scholarships to enrolled students - there are many auxiliary services offered to the students to promote their intellectual, emotional, and spiritual development. Pepperdine University maintains multiple dining and housing facilities, a bookstore, banking services, parking facilities located all over campus, transportation services, recreational fields, and mail services. In addition to these facilities and services, Pepperdine offers approximately 82% of its total student body financial aid in the form of various scholarships, grants, and loans.
Academic support - Pepperdine University equips students with academic support to ensure students reach their educational goals. University services such as the library, tech central, Pepperdine counseling center, the health center, and one stop, which is the primary academic advising center, assist in the well-being and academic progress of the University's students.
Instruction and research - Pepperdine University is a top christian institution for higher education, and serves approximately 3,600 undergraduate students and 5,200 graduate students. In addition to the University's campuses in California, Pepperdine University maintains several student learning programs in locations such as europe, asia (program ended during fiscal year 2021), south america, and Washington d.c. Pepperdine University believes in a low student-faculty ratio (13:1), and has an average class size of 19. The University offers 59 majors that undergraduates can pursue, as well as 37 graduate degrees, including five doctoral degrees.

Form 990s for Pepperdine University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-072021-01-21990View PDF
2018-072019-09-14990View PDF
2017-072018-11-15990View PDF
2016-072017-09-19990View PDF
2015-072016-08-11990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds Pepperdine University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Wave EnterprisesInstitutional Support$1,537,104
 View purchase optionsGeneral Support$1,492,210
 View purchase optionsFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$1,108,650
...and 82 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$167,279,414
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...and 27 more federal grants / contracts

Grants made by Pepperdine University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Wave ServicesEducation Support$5,040,096

Financials for Pepperdine University

RevenuesFYE 07/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$55,834,209
Program services$465,020,833
Investment income and dividends$31,434,357
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$850,071
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$17,787,726
Net income from fundraising events$-807,393
Net income from gaming activities$1,870
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$10,052,529
Total revenues$580,174,202

Personnel at Pepperdine University

NameTitleCompensation
Andrew K BentonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$710,482
Gary A. HansonExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$355,948
Greg G RamirezChief Financial Officer
 View purchase optionsActing Chief Marketing Officer and Associate Vice President for Integrated Marketing Communications
 View purchase optionsChief Information Officer$228,143
...and 26 more key personnel

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Boston CollegeChestnut Hill, MA$1,223,122,663
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Bethel UniversitySaint Paul, MN$146,758,836
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Hofstra UniversityHempstead, NY$592,927,157
Loyola University Chicago (LUC)Chicago, IL$863,455,479
Brown UniversityProvidence, RI$1,482,840,270
Texas Christian University (TCU)Fort Worth, TX$895,084,917
Loyola University New OrleansNew Orleans, LA$180,729,254
Johnson & Wales UniversityProvidence, RI$403,272,641
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$580,174,202
2020
Yearly growth
6.8%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$555,422,254
2020
Yearly growth
6.5%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$2,047,744,709
2020
Yearly growth
6.1%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
5,090
2020
Yearly growth
2.5%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90263
Metro area
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
County
Los Angeles County, CA
Website URL
pepperdine.edu/ 
Phone
(310) 506-4000
Facebook page
pepperdine 
Twitter profile
@pepperdine 
IRS details
EIN
95-1644037
Fiscal year end
July
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1937
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Parent/child status
Central organization