Our virtual events allow you to meet with UCSB staff and students, learn about opportunities on campus, get tips on filling out your UC application, and more. These virtual events are updated throughout the year, so check back frequently for new offerings. If you'd like to take a guided virtual tour or student panel, visit our Virtual Campus Visits page.

Chat with a Current Student

Want to connect with a current UCSB student? Click the "live chat" button at the top right of the page every Monday - Friday from 4-5pm PT. 

Join us from 3-5pm PT on April 12-16 for our Meet the Majors event! Representatives from over 30 UCSB academic departments will be available in our chat to answer your questions.

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Virtual Freshman Events 

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Virtual Transfer Events 

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The city of Santa Barbara is a tourist attraction. Miles of beaches, mountains known for great hiking trails. Food, food, and more food! Explore the place UC Santa Barbara students call home. See more of UCSB and its campus community.

Join UCSB Admissions Counselors as we discuss the UC application and Personal Insight Questions in a live webinar. We will be sharing our tips for filling out the UC application, as well as how to best present yourself in the Personal Insight Questions!

Join UCSB Admissions Counselors as we discuss the selection process at UCSB in a live webinar. We will address current changes to the admissions process as well as how we review UC applications.

UCSB offers prospective transfer students individual appointments with an Admissions Counselor.

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Learn how to fill out the UC application for transfers. Webinars will be available on the calendar in November.

Learn about selective majors at UCSB including Biological Sciences, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Physics, Economics, and Math as well as majors in the College of Engineering and the College of Creative Studies. 

Learn about the benefits of the Transfer Admission Planner (TAP) and the opportunity for a Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) with UCSB.

Admission Tutorial Recordings

Check our pre-recorded tutorials on our Admissions YouTube Channel on a variety of admission topics including: