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University of California, Santa Barbara Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Santa Barbara, CA

Location and Setting


Santa Barbara Population
89,639
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
989 acres

Weather

Temperature
40.1 average low in January, 75.2 average high in September
Rain
33 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
Nearest Train Station

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, cooperative housing
Students in College Housing
39% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
61%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Gaucho
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf     x x
Gymnastics x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Water Polo x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Gymnastics x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Women's Club Sports
bowling, crew, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, lacrosse, sailing, skiing (downhill), ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
bowling, crew, equestrian sports, fencing, lacrosse, rugby, sailing, skiing (downhill), ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, cross-country running, football, golf, gymnastics, racquetball, soccer, softball, squash, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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