1. Student ID card.
This is your key to accessing many resources on campus, including your dorm room, the library, and the student union. Be sure to pick up your card during orientation.
2. Parking permit.
If you plan to drive to campus, you’ll need a parking permit. You can purchase one online or at the campus security office.
3. Textbooks and school supplies.
You’ll need to purchase textbooks and other school supplies for your classes. Be sure to shop early to get the best deals.
4. Professors and classmates.
It’s important to connect with your professors and classmates as soon as possible. This will help you get the most out of your classes and make new friends.
Attend an orientation to learn about campus resources, meet other new students, and get your bearings. Orientation is mandatory for all new students.
6. Get involved.
There are many ways to get involved on campus, from student government to clubs and organizations. Find something that interests you and get involved.
7. Explore Malibu and the surrounding area.
Malibu is a beautiful area and there’s much to explore. Be sure to take advantage of the opportunities to hike, bike, and surf in the area.
8. Have a great semester.
With a little preparation, you can have a great semester at Pepperdine. Follow these steps and you’ll be off to a great start.