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UCSB General Catalog

The official online guide to majors, classes and university policies.

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Publications and Videos

UCSB Viewbook
An overview of academics and opportunities.
UCSB Admission Guide 2016
A guide for freshman and transfer students covering requirements, tuition and fees, a list of majors and how to apply.

Transfer Major Preparation Guide 2016
A guide to major preparation at UC Santa Barbara for transfer applicants.
UCSB Personal Statement Guide
A guide to how to approach your essays for the UC application.
UCSB Self-Guided Tour Map
The self-guided campus tour map contains descriptions and points of interests for a walking tour of the UCSB campus.
International Student Guide 2015
A guide for international applicants covering the world of UCSB and how to apply.

Black Student Community Resource Guide 2015
A resource guide outlining the resources, programs and opportunities for prospective Black students at UC Santa Barbara.

Chicano Latino Resource Guide 2015
A resource guide outlining the resources, programs and opportunities for prospective Chicano/Latino students at UCSB.

Asian American Resource Guide 2015
A resource guide outlining the resources, programs and opportunities for prospective Asian American students at UCSB.
American Indian Resource Guide 2015
A resource guide outlining the resources, programs and opportunities for prospective American Indian students at UCSB.
Housing Options Brochure
A guide to housing options at UCSB for incoming students from Housing & Residential Services.