Student Activities & Campus Life

Co-curricular activities play an important role in the quality oflife at UC Santa Barbara. Social and cultural activities outside ofclass give students opportunities to meet new people, gain leadershipskills, provide service to their community, and receive a well-roundededucation.

At UCSB, there is certainly no shortage of activities for studentsto choose from. Starting with the first week of classes, Discovery Daysprovides students with an introduction to opportunities on campus andin their community. There are activities for students with all types ofdifferent interests and backgrounds. If a student can’t find what theyare looking for, they can even start a club or organization around theirspecific interests.