UC Santa Barbara freshman admission profile

This is a snapshot of the admitted freshman class for fall 2015.

Please be cautious in drawing conclusions from this information. Use it as a general guide to selectivity and not as a predictor of your chance for admission to UC Santa Barbara.


Admit rate — Overall

32.7%
  • Admits
23,074
  • Applicants
70,565
  • California Residents (% of admits)
75.8%


Averages

  • High School GPA
4.05
  • ACT Composite Score
29
  • SAT Critical Reading
629
  • SAT Mathematics
665
  • SAT Writing
643