Medical Advice

PEP-RN on Call

  • Is this a cold or the flu?
  • I have a temperature, what should I do?
  • My skin is red and itches a lot!

Trying to figure whether or not to go to the Student Health Center?

Call PEP-RN and let the registered nurses guide you to making an informed decision. PEP-RN On Call is a confidential hotline staffed by registered nurses with physician back-up. (You must be a currently enrolled Pepperdine student)

(800) 413-0848
24-Hours a day, 7-days a week

When You Should Use PEP-RN On-Call

Call the number above when you wish to speak with a nurse to help you make a sound decision about your health concerns and the type of care you should seek. The nurse can give you self-care instructions or refer you to Public Safety, the Student Health Center, Malibu Urgent Care, a local physician, or the emergency room.

*PEP-RN on Call does not diagnose or provide treatment over the phone, and is in no way a substitute for seeing a physician. It is designed to help you decide what steps to take depending on the information you provide.