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Name Description

Magic Lantern Films

Magic Lantern Films takes its name from the old Magic Lantern Theater, now called the Isla Vista Theater. In the 1970s, the Magic Lantern was an art house that screened classic, independent, and foreign films. The new Magic Lantern picks up where the old one left off by screening critically acclaimed films as well as cult classics.

Mail Services

UCSB Mail Services serves UC Santa Barbara campus departments and academic offices, and is assigned zip code 93106 for U.S. Mail, U.S. Mail parcels and private carrier parcels, like UPS and FedEx.

Majors, Degrees & Credentials

UC Santa Barbara offers more than 200 majors, degrees and credentials , discover one that matches your passion.

Map (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. 

Map (Parking Map)

Find parking lots and structures on campus.

Marine Science

UC Santa Barbara's Marine Science Institute continues to be distinguished for its collaborative nature and for the highly interdisciplinary research that it fosters.

Marine Science Institute (MSI)

MSI is a recognized leader in marine science and policy, fostering the research of the Institute's professional researchers and of marine faculty from fifteen academic departments on the UC Santa Barbara campus.

Marine Science, Interdepartmental Graduate Program in

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.


The Materials Department at UC Santa Barbara was conceptualized and built around one central precept: that graduate education is most effective in a collaborative, multidisciplinary academic environment.

Materials Research Laboratory (MRL)

Widely recognized as one of the top five materials research facilities in the world, the MRL serves as the innovation engine for discoveries in new materials.

Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences, Division of

Studying in the Division of Mathematical, Life and Physical Sciences, whether as an undergraduate or graduate, gives our students outstanding preparation for careers in the sciences, industry, business or for continued academic research.

Mathematics Department

The Mathematics Department at UC Santa Barbara.

McNair Scholars Program

The goals of the McNair Scholars program are to increase the number of first-generation, low-income and/or underrepresented students in PhD programs, and ultimately, to diversify the faculty in colleges and universities across the country.

Mechanical Engineering, Department of

Our world-class Mechanical Engineering faculty offers accredited programs leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Master of Science (M.S.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

Media Arts & Technology Program

Media Arts and Technology (MAT) at UC Santa Barbara is a transdisciplinary graduate program that fuses emergent media, computer science, engineering, electronic music and digital art research, practice, production, and theory.

Media Neuroscience Lab

The Lab encourages collaboration among communication scholars, media professionals, and neuroscientists to build a richer understanding of shared research questions and methods.

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.

Mental Health Assistance (Counseling Services)

Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) is committed to providing timely, culturally appropriate, and effective mental health services to our diverse UCSB student body, as well as professional consultation to faculty, staff, and families.

MESM - Master of Environmental Science and Management

The Master of Environmental Science and Management (MESM) program focuses on application and problem-solving and has three parts: the first-year core curriculum, the second-year work in one of seven Specializations, and the Group Project or Eco-Entrepreneurship Project.

MesoAmerican Research Center

Under the guidance of Dr. Anabel Ford, the BRASS/El Pilar Program has explored the ancient Maya city at El Pilar, on what is now the border of Belize and Guatemala.

Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos, 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.

Micro-Environmental Imaging and Analysis Facility (MEIAF)

MEIAF comprises equipment and personnel, which together offer a wealth of new imaging possibilities for researchers in academia, government, and industry.


The Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology provides stimulating educational and research opportunities at the forefront of mechanistic life sciences.

Middle Eastern Resource Center

The Middle Eastern Resource Center (MERC) promotes the cultural awareness and academic success of students of Middle Eastern heritage.

Military Science

Our program provides leadership training for students and trains future Officers for the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve, and U.S. Army National Guard.

Mission Statement, UC Santa Barbara

The University of California, Santa Barbara is a leading research institution that also provides a comprehensive liberal arts learning experience.

Mitsubishi Chemical Center for Advanced Materials (MC-CAM)

MC-CAM research targets the areas of organic and hybrid organic-inorganic materials for electronic and optical device applications.

Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology (MCDB)

The Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology provides stimulating educational and research opportunities at the forefront of mechanistic life sciences.

MultiCultural Center

The MCC strives to support student activism and maintain a mutually supportive relationship with its student users, as they work together in pursuit of a more just society.

Museum, Art, Design & Architecture

Because we believe that art can transform individuals and communities, our mission is to stimulate research, support artistic practice, and generate original programming through the Art, Design & Architecture Museum's collections.


From an institution that began life dedicated to training the next generation of music educators, to what is now a fully established research and professional graduate program, graduates of the UC Santa Barbara Department of Music have distinguished themselves both nationally and internationally.


My Health connects UCSB students to their doctors and health records, anytime.