A-Z Index

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Name Description


Final grades for each quarter are submitted in eGrades, a program of the UCSB Registrar.

Early Academic Outreach Program (SA)

The Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) is a state-wide college preparatory program sponsored by the University of California.

Early Modern Center (English Department)

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara supports a community of scholars and students committed to innovative approaches to studies of the early modern period,

Earth Research Institute

The mission of the Earth Research Institute (ERI) is to support research and education in the sciences of our solid, fluid, and living Earth.

Earth Science (formerly Geological Sciences)

The Department of Earth Science at UCSB conducts field studies in diverse regions ranging from the tallest mountain peaks of the Himalayas, the wilderness of Antarctica, to the vast undiscovered depths of the ocean floor.

East Asia Center (EAC)

The East Asia Center (EAC) at the University of California, Santa Barbara promotes interdisciplinary research and cultural events on East Asia.

East Asian Languages & Cultural Studies

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies is dedicated to the study of the civilizations of China, Japan and Korea in all their richness and diversity.

Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology (EEMB)

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology (EEMB) at the UC Santa Barba, comprised of approximately 25 faculty research groups, is strongly committed to excellence in the fundamental sciences of ecology and evolution, with a special emphasis on the marine realm.

Economic Forecast Project

The Economic Forecast Project was established in 1981 by the Department of Economics at UC Santa Barbara to provide the community with information on economic, demographic, and regional business trends in the Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura County areas.


The Economics Department of UC Santa Barbara hosts 4 research facilities for students, faculty, and visitors involved in economic discovery.

Economics and Environmental Science

Environmental and resource economics is the study of the intricate connections and extensive interactions between economics and the environment.


In the Department of Education at UC Santa Barbara, students are offered the opportunity to learn and build knowledge about the needs of learners, the complex processes of teaching and learning, and the structures and policies of schools -- with a focus on the diversity of California, the nation, and the world.

Education Abroad Program, UC System-wide

Studying abroad is an adventure that builds self-confidence, valuable skills, and global perspectives on your major.

Education Abroad Program, UCSB

UC Santa Barbara's Education Abroad Program enables students to take classes at top international universities, experience a new culture, learn a new language, or conduct research in cutting-edge laboratories around the world!

Education Partnerships

The Office of Education Partnerships works to increase the college-going rates of low-income students and those who will be the first in their families to pursue higher education.

Educational eXcellence and Inclusion Training Opportunities

A collaboration of the departments of Asian American Studies, Black Studies, Chicana/o Studies, Feminist Studies, the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, along with the Office of Research at UCSB, this new teacher training program builds on the strengths of resources already existing on campus.

Educational Opportunity Program (SA)

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is committed to providing a support and information base that validates each student's experience and nurtures a sense of participation, belonging and empowerment.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is categorized into four focus areas: Communications & Signal Processing, Computer Engineering, Control Systems, and Electronics & Photonics.

Electronic Reserves, UCSB Library

The Electronic Reserves system allows you to access electronic Reserves and information about print Reserves from the same web portal.

Emergency Phone Numbers and Links

Contact details for campus & local emergency information and services.

Emergency Preparedness

These web pages were developed to assist you in preparing for future emergencies and taking appropriate actions to protect yourself and others in an emergency situation.

Emergency Telephones on Campus - Where They Are & How They Work

Communications Services maintains the system of emergency telephones throughout the campus. This system includes unique telephones, marked as emergency phones, housed in red boxes and in elevators. In addition, any telephone connected to the campus telephone system can be used to make emergency calls.

Emeriti/Retiree Relations Center

This website is a starting point for UC Santa Barbara retirees interested in maintaining their link to the UCSB community

Employment (Human Resources)

UC strives to take good care of its employees and their families with good benefits, a stimulating and supportive work environment, and opportunities for professional growth and advancement.

Endowed Chairs

UC Santa Barbara's giving societies recognize the remarkable impact our generous donors make in transforming our university.

Energy Efficiency, Institute for

UC Santa Barbara's Institute for Energy Efficiency is an interdisciplinary research institute dedicated to the development of cutting-edge science and technologies that support an efficient and sustainable energy future.

Engineering Computing Infrastructure

The Engineering Computing Infrastructure (ECI) plans, develops and maintains the College of Engineering (CoE) information technology (IT) infrastructure, provides leadership in IT matters, communicates policies and directions with the CoE community and interfaces with departmental IT staff to coordinate CoE-wide IT services.

Engineering, College of Engineering

The College of Engineering at UC Santa Barbara is a mid-sized college that is consistently ranked among the upper echelon of engineering schools in the world.


The UC Santa Barbara English Department offers courses in a full range of literary historical periods, national and transnational literatures in English, and critical approaches.

English for Multilingual Students (EMS)

The English for Multilingual Students Program offers courses for undergraduate and international graduate students for whom English is not the first language.


UCSB offers a robust set of programs and services that promote and enable entrepreneurship at all levels. Through its various partnerships and initiatives across the campus, UCSB I&E efforts seek to develop better opportunities and collaboration between academia and business.

Environmental Health & Safety

The office of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is committed to promoting a safe and healthful environment for research, instruction and the campus community.

Environmental Markets Lab

The Environmental Markets Lab (emLab) is an interdisciplinary team of scientists based at the University of California Santa Barbara that conducts cutting-edge, data-driven research on the power, limitations, and design of market-based approaches to tackle the world's most pressing environmental problems. In collaboration with implementing partners, we aim to better align environmental objectives and economic incentives in support of sustainable livelihoods and a resilient planet. 

Environmental Science & Management, Bren School of

The Bren School develops interdisciplinary solutions to environmental problems, trains environmental leaders, and works for a sustainable future.

Environmental Studies

The mission of the Department of Environmental Studies at UC Santa Barbara is to train leaders, develop new knowledge, and devise solutions that will restore and sustain the health of our planet.

EOP (Educational Opportunity Program)

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is committed to providing a support and information base that validates each student's experience and nurtures a sense of participation, belonging and empowerment

Equal Opportunity & Discrimination Prevention Office

The EO/DP works to promote and integrate the principles of equal opportunity, affirmative action, nondiscrimination and excellence through diversity on campus.

Equipment Management

Equipment Management reviews all transactions related to the acquisition, modification, transfer and disposition of inventorial assets.

Ergonomics At Work Program

Ergonomic assessments and trainings are designed to analyze and evaluate an employee's workspace, equipment, body mechanics, posture, and work flow to promote a more efficient, productive worker and prevent musculoskeletal injuries.

Estudios Mexicanos/Mexican Studies, Journal of

Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos is a bilingual, international scholarly journal dedicated to providing a unique and essential forum for the dissemination of cutting-edge research relating to Mexico, broadly defined.

European Medieval Studies

Medieval Studies is an interdisciplinary program that explores the many cultures of the European and Middle Eastern Middle Ages from the viewpoints of history, literature, religious studies, drama, art, and music.

Event Calendars

A listing of general public events at UC Santa Barbara.

Event Management and Protocol (Public Events)

The Office of Event Management and Protocol plans and orchestrates many major campus events, including Parents & Family Weekend and all of UCSB's commencement ceremonies.

Events Center (Thunderdome)

The UCSB Events Center is a multipurpose facility that strives to provide a clean, safe, well equipped venue where students, staff, faculty and community members can enjoy participating in athletic, academic, recreational or special events.

Events, Support Group

UCSB's Community Support Groups offer an array of programs for their members, and for the general public. There is a charge for some offerings and reservations are always recommended.

Events, UCSB Events & Tickets

UC Santa Barbara campus events and ticket sales.

Executive Vice Chancellor

The Executive Vice Chancellor is the chief academic officer of the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Exercise & Sport Studies, Department of

The Department of Exercise & Sport Studies offers a comprehensive program of half-unit activities classes as well as select lower and upper division lecture courses.