Pepperdine Raises Over $470 Million Through 'Changing Lives' Campaign

Thanks to the generosity of nearly 50,000 alumni, friends, faculty, staff, foundations and corporations, Pepperdine University’s historic Campaign for Pepperdine: Changing Lives surpassed its $450 million goal by more than $20 million.

Transformational, major dollar commitments propelled the campaign to historic levels with donors helping to meet many fundraising objectives that directly impact students. Key successes include $141 million in scholarship funds and aid to students; $140 million in new faculty and academic initiatives; and $114 million in campus improvements, including key international facilities, Mullin Town Square, and a future University Events Center.

More than half of campaign donors were first time givers to Pepperdine, raising more than $58 million. Donors also came from all 50 states and 65 countries, contributing more than 159,000 gifts to the campaign. Read more ...

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