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West Campus Fountain

West Campus Fountain

Students like to hang out at the beautiful West Campus fountain to study, socialize, or just relax between classes.


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We hope that SBCC will be the study abroad destination of your choice!

Welcome to beautiful Santa Barbara, California - a great place to live or visit! Quietly nestled between the ocean & the mountains, Santa Barbara represents the essence of California -- the art & culture of the big city & the convenience and safety of a small, coastal town. Between great outdoor sports, shopping on State Street, and some of the best restaurants and nightlife in the country Santa Barbara is truly a great place to live and study!

The SBCC campus is uniquely situated overlooking the Pacific Ocean, providing an unmatched backdrop to an educational experience of a lifetime for SBCC's 20,000 students, which include 1,100 international students from 70 different countries. We welcome you to come explore the possibilities at Santa Barbara City College!