Students comprise the heart and soul of UC Santa Barbara. With a blend of academic and experiential education, students go on to achieve amazing feats in their respective fields. We take pride in helping to shape students' career trajectories, confident in their ability to make meaningful contributions in the world beyond their time at our university.
Our supporters, like their student beneficiaries, are lifelong learners who cherish the everyday experience of education and are fueled by intellectual curiosity. These donors are inspired to fund the academic experience on a singular level, focusing on scholarships and fellowships designed to support the individual. They understand that an extraordinary collective is made up of extraordinary people and are moved by our students’ personal stories. Join the thousands of benefactors that are enhancing student lives, one story at a time.
4.28 The average GPA of incoming freshmen, an all-time high. (2018)