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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required for international applicants

Application Fees

$70
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
552 University Road Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Phone: (805) 893-8000
Admissions Phone: (805) 893-2485
General Site: www.ucsb.edu
Admissions: http://www.admissions.ucsb.edu/
Application: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/undergrad_adm/apply_to_uc.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Elizabeth from South Gate, CA
  • Apr-03-2014 I am a current student here

    1. Explore various courses before choosing a major. 2. Join clubs and organizations and make connections. 3. Enjoy your college experience!

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  • Tram-Diana from San Diego, CA
  • Mar-25-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't get distracted by the beach, do make time to study! Take time to look into the different organizations and clubs on campus. Utilize the academic resources that are available, such as going into your professor's office hours and visiting your academic advisor.

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  • Anonymous
  • Mar-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Make new friends once you enter college because after the first year, it becomes very difficult to join a new group of friends as everyone has become situated. If you are unable to handle the party scene and school, please do not try to juggle more than you can handle and set your priorities straight. Also, study very hard to get into the school, but also study very hard to not get kicked out.

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  • Student from Riverside, CA
  • Mar-04-2014 I am a current student here

    Do your research, ask current students, and visit before committing to any college. In the long run you will be satisfied with your choice.

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