Academic Advising (College)

College of Letters & Science Academic Advising

  • Students may drop in to meet with an academic advisor in the TSC, or schedule an appointment to meet with an academic advisor in Cheadle Hall at

College of Engineering Academic Advising

College of Creative Studies Academic Advising

Educational & Professional Development

Career Services 

Campus Learning Assistance Services (CLAS)

Summer Sessions

UCSB Library


Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

Money Matters PDF

Health & Well-Being

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

  • Coping with college-life stress, also FREE EGG chair and Massage chair
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Test Anxiety Program
  • To set up appointment visit CAPS or call 805-893-4411 for first-time appointment

Student Health Services (SHS)

  • Nurse advisor and health counselors for all students
  • Same day appointments usually available and pharmacy
  • General Medicine, Psychiatry, Physical Therapy, Eye Care, Dental Care
  • Massage, Meditation, Nutrition, Stress Management

Alcohol and Drug Program (ADP)

  • Education and Prevention Programs
  • Confidential Counseling and Treatment
  • Recovery Support
  • Learn how to help a friend

Disabled Student Program (DSP)

Health and Wellness

Department of Recreation

  • Numerous facilities that suit your interests
  • Wellness and fitness classes
  • Intramural sports and clubs
  • UCSB Adventure Programs

Social, Cultural, & More

Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)

  • Focus on low-income and first generation undergraduates, but see anyone!
  • Peer Advisor Program, cultural programming, support services
  • Get help clarifying academic, career, financial, and personal concerns
  • Contact: 805-893-4758 or

MultiCultural Center

  • Safe space for students of color, LGBTQ, and international students
  • Hosts several events throughout the academic year

Veterans and Military Services

Women, Gender and Sexual Equity

  • CARE (Campus Advocacy, Resources & Education) - Provide confidential advice and support to individuals impacted by interpersonal violence
  • Non-Traditional Student Services - for students ages 25+, students with dependents, or re-entering students. The center offers child care grant, priority registration, and lockers!
  • Women's Center - host events/training/workshops; advocate and promote research on diverse gender related topics

Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity (RCSGD)

Housing and Residential Services

Office of Student Life (OSL)

  • Campus organizations, Greek Life, and leadership development
  • Assistance in emergency situations, problem solving, intellectual and personal development

Associated Students (AS)

  • Offer FREE concerts and shows
  • Community Affairs Board (CAB) – Volunteer Opportunities
  • Student involvement in Student Government and Leadership

UCSB Bookstore

Transportation and Parking Services