UC Santa Barbara General CatalogUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Establishing Residency for Tuition Purposes

Information regarding University of California residence regulations for tuition purposes can be found at: Student Information.

Applicable sections of the California Education Code and the regulations adopted by The Regents of the University of California are available online at: UC Residence Policy.

Please note that changes may be made in the residence requirements between the publication date of this statement and the relevant determination date. Although each campus may adopt different administrative procedures, University regulations regarding residency for tuition purposes are exactly the same for all UC campuses. Students attending or seeking to attend the Santa Barbara campus may consult with the campus Residence Deputy for more information.