The partnership began in 1993 to support the success of college athletics & academics.


Los Angeles, California - Pepperdine University is proud to announce the extension and enhancement of University Credit Union (UCU) as Pepperdine Athletics' official financial institution. The partnership provides continued support for the success of college athletics and academics at Pepperdine University and allows UCU to provide a financial advantage as a key community partner with the entire university community, including students, staff, faculty, alumni, and parents. 


The multiyear partnership extension will showcase University Credit Union in athletics marketing opportunities and provide further support to campus through initiatives such as financial education programs, a dedicated campus liaison, continued support of the Seaver Parents Program, Student Life events, the Alumni Association, and title sponsorship of the student-athlete Life Skills Program "Building Waves." 


"We are so proud to continue our strong partnership with University Credit Union," Pepperdine University's Director of Athletics, Steve Potts, said. "This fine institution has been Pepperdine Athletics' strongest corporate supporter for many years, and we look forward to this expansion of our relationship."


"After 30 years of dedicated partnership, we are still as excited as ever to support the ongoing athletic and academic success of Pepperdine University," said Dr. David Tuyo II, the CEO and President of University Credit Union. He concluded, "We're grateful for another opportunity to continue providing financial support to such an important community in our membership."


To mark the continued partnership, University Credit Union will celebrate the announcement on the Pepperdine campus with an ice cream social during the Farmer's Market on Tuesday, April 16th, from 11 am – 2 pm, located at Mullin Town Square.