View or download our publications below for an inside look at UC Santa Barbara, our admission process, course transferability, our cultural communities, and more. Be sure to watch our Campus Video and visit our YouTube page for a variety of helpful playlists. 

UCSB Viewbook

Step inside our world. Browse our 36-page Viewbook for an inside look at all that UCSB offers. Learn about our location, three colleges, recreation, student life, and much more.

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Admission Publications

Our primary publications for applicants will help provide more information on the admission process. 

Admission Guide

This 16-page Admission Guide brochure gives an overview of admissions for undergraduate applicants. 

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International Admission Guide

This 16-page brochure details what it's like to be an international student at UCSB as well as what you'll need to apply.

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Transfer Major Preparation Handout

 

Transfer Major Preparation Guide

This 3-page handout is a quick reference for recommended and required courses in your intended major.

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Self-Guided Tour Map

Use this self-guided tour map as a guide to campus. 

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Resource Guides

This series of brochures outline some of the many UCSB student communities on campus including Chicanx/Latinx, Black, American Indian, Asian American, LGBTQ, Military Community, and Guardian Scholars (former foster youth).

Black Student Community

This 8-page Black Student Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to Black students on campus.

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Chicanx/Latinx Community

This 6-page Chicanx/Latinx Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to Chicanx/Latinx students.

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Asian American Community

This 4-page Asian American Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to Asian American students

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American Indian Community

This 4-page American Indian Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to American Indian students.

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LGBTQ Community

This 4-page LGBTQ Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to LGBTQ students on campus.

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Guardian Scholars Community

This 4-page Guardian Scholars Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to former foster youth on campus.

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Military Community

This 4-page Military Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available to military-related students on campus.

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Su Comunidad / Your Community

This 6-page Su Comunidad / Your Community brochure outlines the resources, departments, academics, and student organizations available on campus in both English and Spanish.

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View or Download English PDF for Your Community

Campus Video

View our 7-minute campus overview video to learn more about our campus, academics, student life, athletics, and more.

Visit our YouTube channel for a variety of playlistsincluding Major Spotlights, Student Life, a UC Application Tutorial, and a Faculty Lecture Seriesto learn even more about the UCSB experience.