Questions for Admissions

For general questions about the application process or UCSB, type your question into the UCSB Answers bar at the top of the site or visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Pre-application questions :
Call (805) 893-2881 or fax (805) 893-8779.

Post-application questions
Call (805) 893-2881 or fax (805) 893-2676.

Visits to UCSB:
For visits to UCSB call (805) 893-2487.

Office of Admissions

Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m.

1210 Cheadle Hall
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-2014

Visitor Center

Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Visitor Center is located adjacent to
the Mesa Parking Structure 18 on the
ground floor of the Student Affairs
Administrative Services Building (SAASB).
For directions and parking information,
visit the Maps and Directions page.

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    Office of Admissions and Visitor Center staff are available to assist with questions in a variety of ways including webinars, online advising appointments for transfer applicants, campus tours and presentations, virtual tours, the Spring Insight open house, via email and by phone.

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