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On-Campus Resources

Below is a list of links to UCSB Wellness resources.

To see where wellness resources are located on campus, check out the Resources Map.

  • Academic Advising
    Academic Advising
    • Planning your classes
    • Understanding requirements, policies, and procedures
    • Assessing your progress to degree
    • Obtaining and submitting petitions
    • Evaluating all of your academic options, including: choice of major; the College Honors Program; research and awards; preparing for graduate and professional school.
    • Drop-in Advising M-F 9:00am-12:00pm; 1:00pm-4:00pm
    • Contact Us:
  • UCSB Veterans Benefit Services
    • Certifying VA educational benefits for veterans, National Guard and Reserve members, and dependents of veterans
    • Information for Military Tuition Assistance benefit.
    • WEDNESDAY: 10AM - 12PM, 1PM - 4PM
    • Office of the Registrar, Veterans Benefit Services
    • 1105 Student Affairs/Admin Service Building (SAASB)
    • Veterans Services: 805.893.8905
  • Alcohol and Drug Program
    Alcohol and Drug Program
    • Education and Prevention Programs
    • Confidential Counseling and Treatment
    • Recovery Support
    • On-line Education and Academic Classes for credit!
    • Learn how to help a friend.
    • Find out about alcohol-free events on campus and in the community.
    • Emergency Information
  • Adventure Programs
    Adventure Programs
    • Rock Climbing Indoors & Out
    • Ocean Kayaking
    • Challenge Course
    • SCUBA Diving
    • Backpacking & Canoe Trips
    • Wilderness Medicine
    • Outdoor Leadership Training
    • Contact
  • Associated Students

    Associated Students
  • Career Services

    Career Services
    • Career Planning
    • Internship Opportunities
    • Job Searches
    • Workshops
    • Career Fairs
    • Graduate School Opportunities
    • Help with your resume and interviewing skills!
    • Contact Us:
  • Campus Learning Assistance Services
    Campus Learning Assistance Services
    • Drop-in tutorials in math, science, economics, writing and foreign language.
    • Math, Science, economics tutorial groups.
    • Study skills workshops and coaching.
    • Writing workshops
  • Counseling and Psychological Services
    Counseling Services
    • Help dealing with college-life stress.
    • FREE EGG chair and Massage chair!
    • Individual and Group counseling
    • Reduce your test anxiety with the Test Anxiety Program.
    • Contact Us: 805-893-4411
  • Disabled Students Program
    Disabled Students Program
    • Reading Services
    • Note-taking Services
    • Test-taking Accommodations
    • Help writing letters to instructors
    • Educational Testing referrals.
    • Contact Us:
  • Educational Opportunity Program

    Educational Opportunity Program
    • Focuses on low-income and first generation undergraduates, but open to anyone!
    • Peer Advisor Program, Cultural Programming, Support Services.
    • Get help clarifying your academic, career, financial and personal concerns.
    • Become informed about campus resources in order to prepare for life after graduation.
    • Summer Transitional Enrichment Program (STEP).
    • Contact Us:
  • Exercise and Sport Studies / Recreation Sports

    Exercise and Sport Studies / Recreation Sports
    • YOGA
    • Leisure Review classes
    • Adventure Programs like rock climbing, kayaking, surfing, hiking
    • Cardio/ Strength equipment and classes
    • Intramural Sports
    • Personal Training and internships
    • Contact Us:
  • Housing and Residential Services
    Housing and Residential Services
    • Learn about the MANY housing options UCSB has to offer on and off campus.
    • Rental Listings
    • Resident Resources
    • Dining Services
    • Employment opportunities!
    • Contact Us:
  • UCSB Kiosk
    UCSB Kiosk
    • Your student handbook and guide to thriving at UCSB
    • Tips about housing, safety and community events in Isla Vista
    • Ways to get involved with the UCSB community
    • Job, career and financial aid services
    • Local lingo and great places to eat
    • Professor bios, diversity information, and health and wellness resources
  • Library

    • Thousands of Books to choose from- look them up from home!
    • Article Indexes and Databases for research papers- look them up from home, too!
    • Ask a UC Librarian LIVE.
    • Quiet place to study.
    • Study rooms with big tables and chalkboards for study groups.
    • Computer Access with internet and word processing.
  • Money Matters
    Money Matters
    • Money Management Basics
    • Financial Aid 101
    • If You're Struggling Finnancially
    • Learn More
    • Worksheets
    • Resources

  • Multicultural Center
    Multicultural Center
    • FREE films, concerts, workshops, lectures and performances.
    • Free use of the lounge, theater and meeting rooms for student groups.
    • Study Lounge 8am-10pm
    • FREE coffee and cookies during dead week and finals!
    • Safe space to connect with students of different cultural backgrounds.
    • Contact Us:
  • Office of Student Life
    Office of Student Life
    • Involvement opportunities for EVERYONE seeking intellectual and personal development!
    • Campus Organizations, Greek Life, Leadership Development, Student Mentor Team, First-Year Experience Programs, University Success Course and MUCH MORE.
    • Student Support Services including assistance in emergency situations, letters of recommendation, and problem solving.
  • Residence Halls Association (RHA)
    Residence Halls Association (RHA)
    • Student government for all eight on-campus residence halls.
    • RHA conducts educational, social, cultural, and recreational programming for all the halls.
    • RHA provides a voice for student residents in the larger campus community.
    • It is our duty as RHA to represent the students, always keeping your interests in mind.
    • RHA's weekly meetings are Tuesday nights in the San Nicolas Formal Lounge, open to the public.
  • Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity

    Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity
    • Safe, supportive and welcoming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, genderqueer, intersex, and ally members of the UCSB community.
    • Opportunity for group and club involvement.
    • Weekly events on campus and information about local LGBTQIA events.
    • Weekly discussions in the Rainbow Lounge.
    • LGBTQIA resources.
  • Report Hate Incidents/Crimes online 24/7
    • UCSB is a welcoming and safe place for every member of our community.
    • Anyone can report hate incidents anonymously online at
    • Visit the UCSB Judicial Affairs website (link above) to learn more about reporting options, information about hate crimes and support services.
    • Contact the hate incident response coordinator at 893-5016.
  • UCSB Running Series
    UCSB Running Series
    • UCSB Running Series raises awareness about student scholarships
    • Romeo's 4 Miler is the only couple's race in Santa Barbara!
    • All the races are on campus, and we are No-Waste-Races
    • We promote healthy living and provide personal training events to get ready for races!
    • Check out for more info
  • Student Health Service

    Student Health Service
    • Nurse Advisor and health counselors for all students
    • Same day appointments usually available
    • General Medicine, Psychiatry, Physical Therapy, Eye Care, Dental Care
    • Pharmacy with DISCOUNTED prices.
    • Massage, Meditation, Nutrition, Stress Management
    • Contact Us: Advice Nurse, Patient Advocate
  • Summer Sessions
    Summer Sessions<
    • Save Money- Unit fees are capped at the cost of 8 units and no out of state fees!
    • Graduate Sooner- Make up a missed class or get ahead in completing your General Education and Major/ Minor requirements.
    • Enjoy Learning- Focus on a few subjects in less-crowded classes.
    • Get to know UCSB- open enrollment.
  • Women’s Center
    Women’s Center
    • Advocacy, Education, and Support Services for women AND men.
    • Library, Art Gallery, Weekly Groups and Workshops and Campus Events.
    • Resources for Sexual Harassment, Sexual Violence and Body Image.
  • Walk UCSB
    Walk UCSB<
    • Walking maps for campus
    • Self-guided walking tours of Isla Vista and Campus with lots of cool info.
    • This site is for UCSB staff, but students are welcome to use the info.
    • Tips about using a pedometer and setting goals for physical activity.

If you have any questions regarding the Passport program, or if you have suggestions for future events, please e-mail us. We want to hear from you!

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