A-Z Index

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Name Description

Facilities Management (Design, Construction, and Physical Facilities)

The mission of all Design, Facilities & Safety Services units is to design, build, operate, maintain, and renew the physical environment required to support the University's instructional, research, and public service mission, and to assure UCSB is at the forefront of world class universities.

Faculty Club (The Club & Guest House)

The Club & Guest House has endured as the living room of the campus where members, faculty and staff, notable visitors from around the world, families of students and the local community come to relax, socialize, dine, meet and stay overnight in beautiful accommodations.

Faculty Housing

The Faculty Housing Office provides housing assistance designed specifically for Faculty in the areas of relocation counseling assistance and referrals, home purchase assistance and For Sale housing.

Faculty Research Assistance Program (FRAP)

The Faculty Research Assistance Program (FRAP) allows undergraduates to gain valuable research experience, work with leading UCSB researchers, and simultaneously earn academic credit through special research assistance courses, 99/99RA or 199/199RA.

Faculty Women's Club (UCSB Affiliates)

The UCSB Affiliates, previously named the Faculty Women's Club of UCSB and later the Shoreliners, is dedicated to building and celebrating connections between UC Santa Barbara and the greater Santa Barbara community.

Faculty/Staff Wellness Program

The Faculty & Staff Welness Program is designed specially for needs of campus employees and classes are subsidized by UC Office of the President.

Family Student Housing tenants' Association

Association that addresses the concerns of students who have a family that live in UCSB housing.

Family Vacation Center

The Family Vacation Center is an all-inclusive family vacation. One week sessions are offered between the summer months of June and August. With meals, lodging, childcare, and activities included, we offer a variety of programs and events that aim to please all members of the family.


Your Financial Aid is an estimate of the expenses you will incur as a student while attending UCSB, including fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, and personal expenses.

Feminist Studies, The Department of

The subject matter of feminist studies is more than women: research and teaching focus on the ways that relations of gender, intersecting with race, class, ethnicity, sexuality, nation, ability, and other differences, affect every aspect of society.

Film and Media Studies

The Film and Media Studies Department at UC Santa Barbara includes internationally recognized scholars, filmmakers, curators, and educators.

Film and Video Ordering (Instructional Resources)

We provide assistance in acquiring and scheduling films, videotapes, and other media for UCSB classes.

Filming on Campus

A film permit is required for any commercial (non-educational) still photo shoot, motion picture, or television production on UC Santa Barbara property.

Finance and Resource Management

Finance and Resource Management coordinates campus financial planning and operations.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships is here to assist you with all of your financial aid related needs and our goal is to provide UCSB families with the services necessary to achieve their educational goals.

Financial Management Modernization

We are transforming UCSB's financial management capabilities by implementing enhanced budgeting, accounting and financial reporting throughout campus.

Fine Arts, Division of Humanities and

The departments and programs in the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts focus on the intellectual, historical, and artistic traditions of cultures throughout the world and the modes of expression and representation that have given them voice and form.


UCSB's FlexCard is a Visa procurement card issued by U.S. Bank to UCSB employees who have authority to buy goods and services on behalf of their departments.

Foundation, UC Santa Barbara

Founded in 1973, the UC Santa Barbara Foundation is a non-profit, public-benefit corporation governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees.

Foundation, UC Santa Barbara (Financial Management)

The Financial Management unit of the UC Santa Barbara Foundation handles all gifts made to UCSB via the Foundation. We do not handle gifts made to campus via the Regents, except to facilitate the processing of gifts of securities.

French and Italian

Faculty and students in the Department of French and Italian UC Santa Barbara specialize in the oral, written and visual cultures of France, Italy, and the Francophone world.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Find answers to frequently asked questions about UC Santa Barbara.

Freshman Seminars

Discovery @ UCSB is your opportunity to learn in depth about how this knowledge-making takes place, and to learn about how you can become a part of it.

Freshman Summer Start

During seven sessions of varying length (from the end of June to mid-September), Summer Sessions offers over 600 courses, including online courses, and works with faculty and departments to develop unique learning experiences in special courses and programs well suited to the summer term.

Furniture Services

Furniture Services offers expertise with moving, event setup, large equipment deliveries and more at competitive prices.

Future Students

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