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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of California, Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $31,926
Out-of-state: $56,634
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,865
Out-of-state: $38,573
Room and Board
$14,192
Books and Supplies
$1,403
Other Expenses
$2,466
Payment PlansInstallment plan, deferred payment

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailugadms@sa.ucsb.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline March 2
Final deadline May 31
Award NotificationNot reported
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001320
Free

PROFILE OF 2014-15 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,872 (81.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need3,053 (78.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,959 (96.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met855 (28.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met83%
Average Award$25,326
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,915 (98.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,515
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,431 (82.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,153
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 24 (.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift71 (1.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,062
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,437 (72.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need12,285 (61.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid11,941 (97.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met3,051 (25.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met82%
Average Award$22,572
Need-Based Gift
Received by 11,739 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,948
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,759 (81.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,974
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 107 (.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift369 (1.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,066
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
57%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$21,045
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, endowed and restricted scholarships and grants
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Athletic scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.58 3.88 629 608 612 28
Low 2.07 2.07 380 360 340 14
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2015, copyright © 2015 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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