Each year, hundreds of incoming UCSB Transfer Students decide to take advantage of a Summer Start, making immediate progress toward degree objectives, acclimating to campus life, and enjoying an amazing Santa Barbara summer.
Transfer Students can expect the following from a Summer Start:
- Immediate progress toward degree objectives.
- Completion of required prerequisite courses (depending on your course selection).
- Dedicated Departmental Advisors to assist with course selection.
- Lecture Series, Film Series, Social Events, Santa Barbara Festivals.
- Financial Aid for those who qualify.
- UCSB Housing choices.
- Optional dedicated Transfer Academic Success Course, ED117M.
- A dedicated UCSB Transfer Student Center.
- Transfer Student Center's Transfer Boost! Program
Kailani Garcia, a UCSB Transfer Student, explains her successful Transfer Summer Start in the video below.