Cost of Attendance
UCSB's Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
provides comprehensive tools and resources for students and their families to navigate the financial aid process. Their pages have information for how students can finance their education with:
Students are also encouraged to contact their major department and their college to find scholarships and research grants that may be available.
Applying for Aid
In addition to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), California Student Aid Commission and California Dream Act Application websites all provide ways to assist students in applying for aid.
Highest Degree Expected for UCSB Graduates
Many UCSB undergraduates go on to obtain master's degrees, MBAs, PhDs or other advanced degrees.