The UCSB Student Medical Emergency Relief Fund (SMERF) / Jack Canfield Chicken Soup for the Soul exists to assist UCSB students with medically related emergencies.

UPDATE 10/03/2016 - The SMERF fund is now open and accepting applications.  Please email the Account Manager (smerf@essr.ucsb.edu) if you have any questions.

Office Location 
SMERF (located in UCSB Recreational Sports office) 
Recreation Center Room 1110
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3025

The office is open Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm

Please use our Contact Page for any questions regarding the application process.

Any other inquiries can be directed to the SMERF Account Manager at SMERF@essr.ucsb.edu or (805) 893-3253