Seaside Hall | Opening Fall 2018

Seaside Hall Dorm Road view


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, streaming internet television, 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 containing two large industrial refrigerators, sinks with disposals, ovens, and range tops. The community kitchen is perfectly suited to prepare large group dinners or quick bites to eat.

A Typical Suite Contains:

  • 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 chair.
  • A bathroom containing three sinks, two showers and two toilets.
  • A living room furnished with 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.
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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 the Seaside Residence Hall?

Sophomores, juniors and seniors

Required Meal Plans

Residents living in Seaside Hall are automatically enrolled in meal plan "E". Visit our meal plan rates Seaside Hall residents are able to opt-down to a meal plan "D" by emailing

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.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bunk, raise or loft my bed?

Yes. You and your roommate may bunk your beds by placing the upper bunk bed on top of the lower bunk 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 stack my bed on top of furniture?

No. Due to safety concerns, residents may not stack their bed 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 surf board mounts are not allowed. Surfboards may stored in the common living area.

Can I mount my TV to 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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