News from the Office of Admissions

  • UCSB professor Shuji Nakamura wins Nobel Prize!

    Shuji NakamuraCongratulations to professor Shuji Nakamura, who has been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics! Nakamura has become UC Santa Barbara's sixth faculty Nobel Prize winner. Read more here!
  • UCSB jumps to #10 public university in the nation!

    UCen and OceanU.S. News & World Report has ranked UC Santa Barbara as the number 10 public university on its list of  “Top 30 Public National Universities” for 2015. Read the full story on The Current!

  • Find UCSB Admissions on the road!

    Where is UCSB?Visit our UCSB Travels page to find out when UC Santa Barbara will be at a high school or community college near you this fall! Search by city and state or move the map to find upcoming events.
  • Want to learn more about UCSB? View our pre-recorded webinars

    Students at the LagoonCheck out our Back to School webinar to learn more about the campus, admissions requirements, applying to UCSB and more from our Associate Director of Admissions!