Our office has many resources available to help students enhance their undergraduate experience and complete their bachelor's degree in a timely manner. This website provides links to our programs and resources, and we encourage you to make full use of the help that our office can provide during your undergraduate career at UC Santa Barbara. In particular, don't hesitate to come and visit us at 1117 Cheadle Hall.
We look forward to working with you!
Associate Vice Chancellor, Office of Undergraduate Education
Dean of Undergraduate Education, College of Letters & Science
Construction is underway on this new center for transfer students, to be completed by the start of Spring Quarter 2016! For information on the mission and services of the Transfer Student Center, to be housed in the UCSB Library, see the Transfer Student Center website.
Transfer Summer Start Program (TSSP)
This Summer bridge program, extending summer programming to new transfer students in a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) focused majors to help prepare them for success at UCSB, is expanding into new majors and departments in Summer 2016! See the TSSP page for details.
UCSB receives $2.6M grant under the Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program
UC Santa Barbara has been selected to receive a $2.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Under the Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, this five year grant will help develop new programs to expand educational opportunities available to students.
Pizza and Knowledge is a quarterly outreach series that brings advising into the student community. Through interactive panels with advisors, students, and alumni, we tackle everything from common misconceptions to how to become a competitive applicant for the post-UCSB world.
The Office of Undergraduate Education's mission is to foster student success and educational excellence at UC Santa Barbara. Our experienced staff members provide students with assistance regarding academic planning, but they also connect students to a wide variety of services across the campus. The office also houses a number of academic programs that add value to a student's UCSB education, including UCDC, the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Program, the Freshman Seminar Program, and the College of Letters and Science Honors Program.