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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Are you ready to apply? Just follow the easy steps outlined in the application checklist.

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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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more...latest events

SBCC Soccer Tournament

Oct 1 2016 / SBCC Soccer Tournament

Join us for the 13th bi-annual Soccer Tournament at La Playa Stadium!

There will also be music and tons of fun! So please join us, the players always appreciate when they have people...

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withdraw from SBCC

Oct 21 2016 / Last Day to Withdraw

This is the last day to withdraw from Santa Barbara City College and receive "W" marks on SBCC transcripts instead of letter grades or pass/no pass marks.

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10 students jumping in the air with excitement

Nov 1 2016 / Application Deadline: SPRING Semester

Review the Application Checklist and submit all required documents to intlapp@pipeline.sbcc.edu by November 1.

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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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Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov 24 2016 / Thanksgiving Holiday

SBCC campus is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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