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Seaside Residence Hall


Completed in 2018, the Seaside Residence Hall is a four-story, three-building, suite-style hall that provides double occupancy accommodations to approximately 458 Seaver College students. The hall offers stunning ocean views, a workout room, a furnished lobby with television, a large laundry room, wireless internet, as well as a team of resident advisors and spiritual life advisors to guide and support you during your time at Pepperdine. Seaside also features a community kitchen suited to prepare large group dinners or quick bites to eat.

Virtual Tour of Seaside

Read more about Seaside from the Pepperdine Magazine.

A Typical Suite Contains:

Room in Seaside Residence Hall

  • Four double occupancy bedrooms. Each resident is typically provided with an extra-long twin bed, a desk pedestal, three stackable drawers, and a desk with a chair.
  • A bathroom containing three sinks, two showers, and two toilets.
  • A living room furnished with a three-piece modular sofa, a loveseat, a side chair, two ottomans, and a dining table with chairs.
  • Rooms are not air-conditioned, however, feature a built-in natural cooling system.
  • Please download the following floor plan of a typical Seaside suite.

On-Campus Residential Amenities:

  • Electric/Gas/Water
  • High-Speed Internet
  • On-site Washer/Dryer
  • Convenient On-Campus Parking
  • Resident Advisor
  • Spiritual Life Advisor
  • Live In Professional Staff to Assist 24/7

On-Campus Community Amenities:

  • Community Rooms
  • Fireplace (Indoor and Outdoor)
  • Library
  • Late Night Dining Venues
  • Pool and Spa
  • Fitness Centers
  • Recreational Courts (Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball, Track)
  • Courtyards with Grill
  • Walking/Hiking Trails
  • Late Night Shuttle and Escort Services
  • Guard Booth and Patrolled 24/7

Athletic and Gym Facilities

  • Workout room on the main floor of Seaside Hall contains free weights and exercise machines.
  • On the Seaver Campus, the Firestone Fieldhouse Weight Center conveniently offers a variety of exercise equipment for residents.
  • Residents also have access to an Olympic-size pool, nine tennis courts, basketball courts, a track, and exercise classes.

Who lives in Seaside Residence Hall?

Seaver College undergraduate second-year students.

Required Meal Plans

Residents living in Seaside Hall are automatically enrolled in meal plan "E". Visit our meal plan rates webpage for more information on meal plans. Seaside Hall residents are able to opt-down to a meal plan "D" by emailing housing@pepperdine.edu.

Shuttles and Parking

  • Pepperdine operates shuttles that stop at Seaver College and other key locations around the Malibu campus.
  • An off-campus Malibu shopping shuttle is also available to take students to nearby shopping locations.
  • Residents with parking permits may park in the adjacent Rho parking lot. Check parking permit information for other parking locations on campus.


For more information on housing rates, please visit our housing rates webpage.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bunk, raise or loft my bed?

To raise or loft beds speak with your resident advisors about getting the necessary tools and parts or contact the Housing and Residence Life office.

Am I allowed to stack my bed on top of furniture?

No. Due to safety concerns, residents may not stack their beds on top of the furniture.

Is there air conditioning?

The majority of living areas at Pepperdine are not air-conditioned with the exception of Drescher W Block. Residents are not allowed to install air conditioners of any kind. Portable fans are allowed as long as the window screen remains in the window. Nothing can extend from the window or the building.

What am I allowed to put on the walls of my room?

You may hang items on your walls by using small nails, tacks, or putty only. No screws or bolts are allowed. Do not hang items from your ceiling. TV or surfboard mounts are not allowed. Surfboards may be stored in the common living area.

Can I mount my TV on the wall?

No. TV mounts, large screws, nails, or bolts are not allowed.

***Please refer to the Seaver Student Handbook for additional information about policies.

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