A-Z Index



Name Description

Industry Center

The Industry Center at UC Santa Barbara is designed to accelerate your corporation's access to UCSB's unmatched resources.

Information Technology

Information Technology, or Core IT, formerly known as Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) is the first stop for all things UCSB IT. IT serves as a resource and catalyst in partnering with the campus community to efficiently deliver IT infrastructure and enterprise application services to faculty, students, staff, and affiliates.

Information Technology Services

Information Technology Services (ITS), the campus' central IT unit, serves as a resource and catalyst in partnering with the campus community to efficiently deliver IT infrastructure and enterprise application services to faculty, students, staff, and affiliates.

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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.

Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies

The ICB is a uniquely interdisciplinary research alliance led by the University of California, Santa Barbara, in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the California Institute of Technology and partners from the Army and industry.

Institute for Energy Efficiency

UC Santa Barbara's Institute for Energy Efficiency is an interdisciplinary research institute committed to increasing energy efficiency in all of its research areas by 50 percent by 2025.

Institute for Polymers and Organic Solids

CPOS is an interdisciplinary effort that merges efforts in physics, chemistry, polymer science and biology.

Institute for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Research (ISBER)

The Institute for Social, Behavioral and Economic Research (ISBER) is UCSB's Organized Research Unit for sponsored research in the social sciences.

Institute for Terahertz Science and Technology (ITST)

The mission of ITST is to advance science and technology at the heart of the electromagnetic spectrum while training and inspiring new generations of scientists, engineers, and the public at large and supporting research with outstanding service in a warm, welcoming and fun workplace.

Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kavli

The KITP is the first and foremost scientific research facility where theorists in physics and allied fields congregate, for sustained periods of time, to work together intensely on a broad range of questions arising from investigations at the leading edges of science.

Institutional Advancement

The Division of Institutional Advancement works to further public understanding and recognition of UC Santa Barbara and its important mission as a leading research university, and to develop support for the institution, politically as well as financially.

Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC)

The University of California, Santa Barbara recognizes the scientific and ethical responsibility for the humane care and use of animals involved in research and education and enjoins all individuals involved to the highest standards of animal care and consideration.

Institutional Research, Planning & Assessment

The mission of Institutional Research, Planning & Assessment is to provide high quality, accurate and timely statistical information and analytical studies to campus leaders and decision-makers in support of evidence-based planning, evaluation and assessment.

Instructional Consultation (Instructional Development)

At the Office of Instructional Consultation (OIC), we provide pedagogical training, advice, resources, and confidential consultations for UCSB faculty and graduate students.

Instructional Development

The mission of I.D. is to foster a climate for excellence in instruction, which parallels the climate for excellence in research. I.D. is your one-stop shop on campus for help with any aspect of teaching and learning.

Interactive Campus Map

Navigate UC Santa Barbara's beautiful seaside campus with our interactive map. Access the map from any device to find and get directions to campus buildings, parking lots, landmarks, and more. 

Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Dynamical Neuroscience

Dynamical Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary field focused on the study of how the nervous system generates perception, behavior and cognition.

Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Marine Science

The IGPMS graduate program at UC Santa Barbara is a multidisciplinary program bringing together marine faculty from across the UCSB campus to provide graduate training leading to the Master of Science and the Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Marine Science.

Interdepartmental Program in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Biological Sciences at UC Santa Barbara are administered jointly by the Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology (EEMB) and the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (MCDB). Research and teaching programs cover the full spectrum of biological science from molecular biology and biochemistry to community and ecosystems ecology.

Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC)

The IHC supports interdisciplinary research and public programs that advance knowledge about human experience in cultural, historical, and social contexts.

International Center for Materials Research

The ICMR provides an international forum that convenes scientists and engineers with common interests in the future of materials science.

International Students & Scholars, Office of

OISS serves UCSB's international students and scholars as well as departments who work with the international population.

Internships, (Career Services)

Career Services is here to help the students and recent graduates of the University of California identify and fulfill their career goals.

Intramural Sports

With a vast variety of sports and leagues, UCSB students get the ability to stay fit, compete for an Intramural championship, and make friendships that will last a lifetime.

Isla Vista Arts

Based in the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center of the University of California Santa Barbara, Isla Vista Arts promotes the arts as a catalyst for social growth and change in the neighboring Isla Vista community.

Isla Vista Theaters (Instructional Resources)

Isla Vista Theater is located at 960 Embarcadero Del Norte. The building contains two lecture halls that support classes and campus events. All meetings in this space are supported by the on-site technical support staff.

Islamic Studies

Students in the Islamic Studies concentration work on a wide range of historical periods from the advent of Islam to the present in a variety of cultural regions, especially the Middle East, South Asia, and North America.

Italian Studies

Welcome to the UC Italian Studies Multicampus Research Program Initiative.

Italian, (French & Italian)

We provide our students with extensive training in French and Italian language and culture, literary history, theory and criticism.