Clubs and Organizations
UCSB's 500 student organizations
offer a wide variety of opportunities to get involved. From Chemistry Club to the Gaucho Pep Band, it's easy to find someone with similar interests at UCSB.
A complete list of campus organizations and clubs can be found at the Office of Student Life.
OSL also hosts activities designed especially for students including After Dark, CommUnity Grants and Student-Initiated Outreach Programming.
Sports and Recreation
UCSB's location on the Pacific Ocean along with its mild climate make it ideal for outdoor activities including kayaking, surfing, backpacking, jogging, hiking, camping and more. The Recreation Department provides state-of-the-art recreation facilities on campus complete with climbing walls, outdoor pools, exercise equipment, group fitness classes, sport clubs and intramural sports. UCSB has 19 NCAA Division 1 men's and women's sports, and students show their campus pride by supporting the UCSB Gauchos at a variety of sporting events.