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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Your Tour Awaits

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

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May 20 2018 / Summer Session 1 Begins

Summer Session 1 will begin this day! Summer classes and deadlines are more frequent so be sure to check the academic calendar for deadlines!

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Memorial Day, Holiday

May 28 2018 / Memorial Day, Holiday

SBCC is closed on this day

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May 31 2018 / Pass/No Pass Petition Deadline

This is the last day to submit a petition to change the course grading option for your classes. Make sure to speak with an Academic Counselor and your instructor before you decide...

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Summer Session 1 Ends

Jun 28 2018 / Summer Session 1 Ends

This is the last day of Summer Session.

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Summer Session 2 Begins

Jun 29 2018 / Summer Session 2 Begins

Summer session 2 begins on this day for all students that registered for classes during second session.

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