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Thrive Student Wellness Program

At Pepperdine, students are the heart of the enterprise. While we want you to be successful academically, we also want you to be well. Our hope is that you do not just survive your years at Pepperdine but that you thrive! To help ensure your success, the University has implemented a wellness fee for all Pepperdine students that provides you with access to comprehensive wellness resources. Whether you are in Malibu, on another Southern California campus, abroad, or online, we hope you take advantage of all the resources available to you and maintain your wellness journey. 


Student Wellness Resources

Student turning in health paperwork

The Student Health Center strives to address students' medical concerns through both in-person and virtual appointments.

Meditation on beach

The Pepperdine Counseling Center promotes psychological well-being at Pepperdine. The center supports students with counseling services and engages with the Pepperdine community to raise awareness about mental health and college life.

Students on the rowing machine

Campus Recreation provides state-of-the-art fitness centers, high-quality classes, and fun and competitive sports leagues. 

Students hugging at RISE Event

The RISE Program offers resources to empower, educate, and equip students with skills to bounce back from expected and unexpected adversity. Join us for in-person or online individual and group coaching as well as resilience special events and programs.

Students talking on the steps of Heroe's Garden

The Student Care Team (SCT) provides students with support across a range of areas while the Office of Title IX addresses campus-wide sexual misconduct.