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Steps to Enrollment PDF

Download the printer-friendly Steps to Enrollment updates guide for fall 2020.

You're Admitted! What's Next?

Before You Decide

  • View the Conditions of Admission and keep us informed of changes

  • Review your options for financial aid

  • Virtually Explore UCSB

  • Review your options for housing

  • Campus safety

Accepting Your Offer of Admission

  • Submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR)

  • Submit your online Statement of Legal Residence (SLR) when you complete your online SIR

  • Establish your UCSBnetID and UCSB U-Mail email account

  • Complete the housing process on the Housing, Dining & Auxiliary Enterprises website

  • Review and agree to UC requirements for health insurance coverage by September 1

  • Submit your immunization information by the first day of the quarter

  • Satisfy the Entry Level Writing Requirement

After You Accept

  • Reserve your space for Online Orientation

  • Submit official transcripts and test scores

  • Log into My Aid Status to review the status of your financial aid, view any pending documents and find upcoming deadlines

  • Consider an early start at UCSB with the Freshman Summer Start Program (FSSP) or Transfer Edge

  • Consider EOP's Summer Transitional Enrichment Program (STEP) for first-year students

  • Enter your parent or guardian contact information

Get Ready to Start!

  • Register for classes & customize GOLD

  • Pay fees

  • Don't miss important dates and deadlines

  • Please review important support systems online