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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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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Last Day to Withdraw from Classes/College

Oct 20 2017 / Last Day to Withdraw from Classes/College

This is the last day to drop classes.

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Nov 10 2017 / Veteran's Day: SBCC Closed

The SBCC campus will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day.

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Nov 23 2017 / Thanksgiving Holiday

SBCC is closed for the holiday weekend!

Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States and on the second Monday of October in Canada. Thanksgiving...

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Dec 2 2017 / Last Day of Instruction

This is the Last Day of Instruction at SBCC before Finals Week begins.

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