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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.


UC Santa Barbara Admissions Webinars
If you cannot make it to campus for an information session, join us online for weekly UC Santa Barbara Informational webinars. These 60-minute sessions cover admissions, student life and campus resources. They are presented by UCSB admissions counselors.

Sign Up for Admissions Webinars

UC Application and Personal Statement Webinars

Are you a freshman applicant for fall 2015? UCSB Admissions Counselors are hosting two unique webinars to walk prospective freshman applicants through the UC application and/or the UC personal statement.

  • The UC Application webinar is a step-by-step tutorial which will help you understand how to fill out the application.

      - Tuesdays at 4 p.m. PST

  • The UC Personal Statement webinar provides an inside look at how UC Admissions uses the personal statement in the freshman selection process. In addition, Admissions Counselors will share what makes a great personal statement and what you need to avoid!

      - Wednesdays at 4 p.m. PST
      - Thursdays at 2 p.m. PST

Sign Up for UC Application and Personal Statement Webinars


One-on-One Virtual Transfer Appointments
If you have questions about applying to UCSB as a transfer applicant, register for an individual 20-minute appointment with a UCSB Admissions Counselor.

Sign Up for Virtual Transfer Appointments

Gaucho Online Thursdays

Connect with Office of Admissions staff for Gaucho Online Thursdays, webinar events tailored specifically for admitted transfer applicants. These webinars will take place on:

  • May 1, 2014*
  • May 8, 2014*
  • May 15, 2014*
*A registration link will be posted closer to these dates.

Open to All

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.

UCSB College Week Live Calendar 2013-2014

Events Dates
April Fair              4/17/2014    
May Fair