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If you are thinking about studying abroad, learn why coming to Santa Barbara City College is not only a great decision because of SBCC's scenic location, but also because of SBCC's comprehensive student support programs, its outstanding academic programs, and its strong transfer relationships with other schools.

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Your Tour Awaits

Explore Santa Barbara City College by taking a photo tour and see for yourself what our campus looks like.

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Learn More About Our Program

About Our Program

Learn more about how Santa Barbara City College can help you achieve your academic and personal goals.

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more...latest events


Jul 4 2016 / SBCC Closed for Independence Day

The United States celebrates Independence Day on July 4. In honor of this holiday, Santa Barbara City College will be closed on Monday, July 4.

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Summer Session 2 Ends

Aug 6 2016 / Summer Session 2 Ends

Summer session 2 ends on this day for any of those who enrolled in classes during this session.

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Fall Semester Begins

Aug 22 2016 / Fall Semester Begins

Classes begin on this day for all students who are enrolled for Fall Semester

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Labor Day

Sep 5 2016 / Labor Day SBCC Closed

Labor Day is a United States federal holiday. Most public services will be closed for Labor Day - this includes the post office, the DMV, and most schools including SBCC.


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Veterans Day Holiday

Nov 11 2016 / Veterans Day Holiday

There will be no class instruction on this day due to the holiday of Veterans day. The campus will be closed as well.

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