Whether you’re at the start of your academic career or moving to your next chapter, UC Santa Barbara is the launching pad for countless endeavors. Below, you’ll find links to everything you need to know about applying.
Top rankings? World-class education? Done and done. Ideal location? Check. Get schooled in paradise and graduate a global citizen, with a social quotient as strong as your degree — and the bright prospects to match.
The road to your future runs right through Santa Barbara. Your ambition and your intellect will be well-fed here as you pursue a master’s degree or a Ph.D. We offer 50+ graduate programs, a dedication to collaboration, and one majorly engaged community. We’ve also got a reputation for nurturing top scholars and scientists. Are you next?
Study in one of the most beautiful places on the planet — and at one of the world’s best public universities. That’s UC Santa Barbara, where we attract top students from around the globe and have more than 200,000 international alumni. Consider us your passport to opportunity.