Welcome to the Santa Barbara City College International Student Site!

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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Mar 30 2015 / Spring Break

Spring break will last from MARCH 30 TO APRIL 4. Please make sure that you have stopped by the office to get your I-20 signed if you are traveling during spring break. Have a good...

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Apr 11 2015 / International Soccer Tournament

The International Soccer Tournament is one of the most popular events for international students at SBCC. Join us on Saturday April 11th from 8am to 6pm for the preliminary matches...

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May 11 2015 / Finals Week

Check your Course Syllabus for the exact date, time and location of your final exam this week. Good luck!

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May 16 2015 / Spring Semester Ends

This is the official last day of the Spring semester. Enjoy the summer break!

International students who complete an Associate degree program have a 60-day grace period after the...

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May 25 2015 / SBCC CLOSED Memorial Day

Santa Barbara City College will be closed on Monday, May 25 in recognition of Memorial Day. This is a US federal holiday set to commemorate the U.S. men and women who have died during...

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