UC Santa Barbara freshman admission profile

This is a snapshot of the admitted freshman class for fall 2013.

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

38.8%
  • Admits
24,248
  • Applicants
62,416
  • California Residents (% of admits)
80.1%


Averages

  • High School GPA
4.01
  • ACT Composite Score
28
  • SAT Critical Reading
620
  • SAT Mathematics
659
  • SAT Writing
636