Office of Summer Sessions
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA
Summer 2014 Courses
Is an online course right for me?
People who are successful online learners are:
Generally, you will need:
Some online courses may require a proctored final exam. If you are able to come to campus, you will take this proctored exam in a room arranged by your instructor.
If you are not able to come to campus, the UCSB Office of Summer Sessions will help you locate a proctoring center where you can take any proctored exam required in your course. You will be responsible for the cost of using a proctoring center (the range is typically $20-30). You must make arrangements for a remote testing location several weeks prior to your exam date by contacting Cindy Bumgarner at email@example.com
When can I start my course?
The online course itself will be available in GauchoSpace one week prior to the start of the session. We recommend you log in during this week to orient yourself to the course layout.
What about technical support?
You will have technical support from two sources: