Course Enrollment

Advisement Information

Academic Advisors in your college are available to assist you in deciding which summer courses to take that will help you complete General Education, pre-major and major requirements. There are three undergraduate Colleges at UC Santa Barbara: the College of Letters & Science, the College of Engineering and the College of Creative Studies.

College of Letters & Science 
Most incoming Freshmen, including those who are undeclared, are students in the College of Letters & Science (L&S). Before selecting your summer courses, you should attend an advising webinar provided by Academic Advising in the College of Letters & Science. The advising webinar dates for 2017 are:

Sunday, May 14: 7:00-8:00pm

Monday, May 15: 4:00-5:00pm

Monday, May 22: 4:00-5:00pm

College of Engineering
Before contacting an advisor, please review this information to assist you in understanding which courses to take during FSSP.  If you have been admitted to the College of Engineering, contact the College’s Advising Staff directly at 805-893-2809 or email

College of Creative Studies
Students in the College of Creative Studies should contact Julia Diamond at 805-893-4146 or by email at Julia will advise you for FSSP, and will refer you to a Faculty Advisor in your academic emphasis if you are not planning on attending an orientation session.