University of California-Santa Barbara

General Information

Website www.ucsb.edu
Address 5221 Cheadle Hall
City Santa Barbara
State CA
Zip 93106
Locale Suburb: Midsize

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 93%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 68.4%
Five-year graduation rate 79.2%
Six-year graduation rate 81.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 22,186
Endowment Assets $194,460,000
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website www.finaid.ucsb.edu/Prospective/AidEstimator.aspx
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 1%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 4.02
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 605 (25th - 75th percentile = 550 - 660)
Median SAT Math 650 (25th - 75th percentile = 570 - 730)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 29.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 27 - 32)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 35.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $14,073
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $40,755
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $35,172
Average Net Price After Grants $16,154
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,053
Median earnings 10 years after entry $55,300
Median debt of completers $16,300
Federal Loan Default Rate 2.4%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 33.3%
% Underrepresented Minority 28.5%
% Black 2.1%
% Latino 26.3%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 18.4%
% White 33.3%
% Two or More Races 8.5%
% Other 11.2%
% Noresident Aliens 8.4%
% Female 53.5%
% Male 46.5%
% Age 25 and Over 2.5%
% Part-time 1.7%