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Stay connected with UCSB through virtual college fairs, online advising opportunities and Office of Admissions webinars on topics such as the UC application process, writing your personal statement and exploring campus majors.


Gaucho Online Tuesdays
Are you a transfer applicant for fall 2016? If you cannot make it to campus for Gaucho Transfer Friday events in May, join us for Gaucho Online Tuesdays for one-hour applicant chats with UCSB Transfer Admissions Counselors. Please only register for one event. All times listed in PST.

Open Chats

UCSB Transfer Admissions Couselors will be hosting open chat hours to answer questions. Check back in 2016 for dates.

UC TAP/TAG & Major-Specific Webinars
Are you a prospective transfer student with questions about UC TAP/TAG or selective majors at UCSB? UCSB offers transfer-specific webinars throughout the summer. Check back in 2016 for dates.

One-on-One Virtual Transfer Appointments

UCSB offers prospective transfer students individual 20-minute appointments with an Admissions Counselor. Check back in spring 2016 for dates.

UC Application Webinar
UCSB Transfer Admissions Counselors host UC Application Webinars specifically for prospective transfer students. Check back in 2016 for dates.


UC Personal Statement Webinars
Take a look at how UC Admissions uses the personal statement in the freshman selection process. Admissions Counselors will share what makes a great personal statement and what you need to avoid! This is not a one-on-one evaluation, but is a great way to help you get started or edit a first draft. Check back in 2016 for additional dates.

UC Application Webinars
UCSB Admissions Counselors will present a step-by-step tutorial to help you understand how to fill out the UC application. Admissions Counselors will cover information about entering school records and extracurricular activities, and they will briefly touch upon the personal statement. Check back in 2016 for additional dates.

College Fairs

Future applicants, parents and counselors are encouraged to learn more about UCSB through our online college fairs. UCSB partners with College Week Live to provide monthly online college fairs. Register online at www.collegeweeklive.com.

Please note: All times are in PST.

Event Date & Chat Times 
All Access March 3/31/16
11AM – 6PM
Virtual Open House
12 – 7PM
UC Education Abroad Program (UCEAP)
4 – 5PM
All Access May 5/19/16
11AM – 6PM