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About University of California-Santa Barbara

University of California-Santa Barbara is a Public, 4 years college located in Santa Barbara, California.
It has a total enrollment of 25,976 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at University of California-Santa Barbara is 30.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of California-Santa Barbara is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Address5221 Cheadle Hall, Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of California-Santa Barbara is 30.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate30.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$105

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Barbara, for academic year 2019-2020 is $14,406 for California residents and $44,160 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $13,568 for California residents and $28,670 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$14,406$44,160
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,568$28,670

Student Population

At University of California-Santa Barbara, total 25,976 are attending classes. UCSB has 23,070 students and the graduate school has 2,906 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students25,976
Undergraduate Students23,070
Graduate Students2,906

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs179 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification