University of California, Santa Barbara

Public University

Santa Barbara, United States

The origin of the University of California Santa Barbara goes back to the Anna Blake School. The school was founded at the end of the 18th century. At that time, it was used to offer education in the fields of home economics and industrial arts. The university was renamed by the state at the beginni Read more


Highlights of University of California, Santa Barbara

  • The university has around 24,346 students, in which 12 percent are international.
  • A Campaign named as "Campaign for UC Santa Barbara" has helped the university in raising 1.12 billion dollars to improve the university and its programs.
  • The average starting salary of a UC Santa Barbara graduate is $53,800.
  • It has an admit rate of 33%.
  • The university is a hub to 10 national centers and institutes.
  • The university covers up an area of 1,055 acres.
  • Famous Alumni
    Michael Douglas


    Gwyneth Paltrow

    American actress

    Jack Johnson

    American singer

    Katy Tur

    American author

    Charissa Thompson

    American television host

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