Welcome to the Santa Barbara City College International Student Support Program website!

If you are thinking about studying in the U.S., Santa Barbara City College is a great option. SBCC is one of the top community colleges in the United States, with strong transfer relationships with many top U.S. universities, including the University of California and California State University systems, as well as private universities. Our scenic location, comprehensive student support programs, and outstanding academic programs, all contribute to making SBCC a great choice.

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Learn More About Our Program

About Our Program

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

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Summer Session 2 Ends

Aug 5 2017 / 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 21 2017 / Fall Semester Begins

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

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Last Day to Drop from Classes w/o "W"

Sep 2 2017 / Last Day to Drop from Classes w/o "W"

This is the last day to drop from classes without receiving a "W" on your transcript.

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Labor Day

Sep 4 2017 / Labor Day

SBCC will be CLOSED this day. There will be no class instruction on this day of honoring the labor day holiday.

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Last Day to Petition for Pass/No Pass

Sep 22 2017 / Last Day to Petition for Pass/No Pass

Students who wish to take any course as Pass / No Pass instead of taking it for a letter grade should first consult with an Academic Counselor. Some courses that are taken to fulfill...

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