Located in Malibu, California, Pepperdine University is a private liberal arts college established in 1937. Affiliated with the Churches of Christ, the Pepperdine campus is located on the Malibu ridges with a gorgeous view of the Pacific Ocean. Offering bachelor’s, masters and doctoral degrees, the college is known for its law programs, mainly entertainment law and dispute resolution, which ranks among the top in the country. The student community is known for its diversity; students are generally spiritual, and report high quality of life on campus. Student activities include clubs & organisations, social fraternities, student run publications such as The Graphic, and great cultural arts performances, with audiences coming from all over the state. Pepperdine gives students the chance to enjoy relaxing at the beach, hiking in the surrounding mountains, and maybe the stray celebrity sighting. Notable alumni include Chase Crawford, Eryn Witcher, and Bill Weir.