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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • lauren
  • Jun-13-2016 I am a current student here

    go to the beach. surf. build a sand castle. procrastinate on that paper that's due in a couple days or that reading assigned during section. go hiking with friends! rattlesnake canyon (no rattlesnakes involved, promise) is a great trail. there are frequent free concerts in front of the ucen, and usually some sort of free food is involved. on that note, anisqoyo park in isla vista has events as well. shakespeare in the park is really fun! also, ucsb has some great sports teams. go support your fellow gauchos! the ra for your dorm will plan regular activities like painting baby pumpkins for halloween, coloring posters for the dorm, or a hawaiian themed luau.

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  • jack from agoura hills, ca
  • Apr-23-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    people tend to go to the beach, hang out in each other's rooms, hang out in iv, go to downtown sb, etc. social life is pretty good here, which is why princeton review rated quality of life 95/99 (which is very stellar when places like berkeley and ucla get in the 70s or low 80s).

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  • Lilian from CA
  • Mar-24-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It won't take long to find something you can enjoy on or off campus at UCSB. When people say that UCSB is on the beach they are speaking LITERALLY not figuratively. Obviously, the beach is an option, but what else is there? From what I could see, there was a large student union building with extensive activities from arcade games to fuzeball. You can also check out artwork at the small art gallery. And while UCSB doesn't have a football team, they're called Soccer Heaven for a reason

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  • Benjamin from Ventura, CA
  • Jan-02-2016 I am a current student here

    Beach is 100 ft from the Santa Cruz dorms. Many good surf spots either walking distance or a bike ride away. Lots of events in Isla Vista such as the Pardall Carnival. The outdoor adventure club offers access to many fun outdoor activities. Tons of clubs to participate in, snow club takes ski trips throughout winter. Dorms also plan many social events right at the dorm halls.

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  • Alli
  • Dec-31-2015 I am a current student here

    Go to the beach, go down to state street, go to IV (Isla Vista), go hiking, participate in residence-hall and club managed activities.

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  • Anne from Garden Grove, CA
  • Dec-12-2015 I am a current student here

    -head to the beach -Campus Point -The Reef -The SB County Zoo -Zodo's Bowling Alley -Ice Rink -cheap movie theaters -kayaking -whale watching -sailing to the islands across from campus -annual Holi event -ballroom dancing -different club events -etc.

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  • Trevor from Carlsbad, CA
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    What can't you do for fun here? Camping, hiking, surfing, paddle boarding, exploring, partying, learning, skateboarding, anything outdoors you can imagine with the amazing weather and beach just a walk away.

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