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High School Transcripts

Transcripts are not required until after a student has been admitted. After a student has been admitted, official final transcripts should be sent directly from the high school after high school graduation. Final school transcripts must show the exact date of graduation. "Class of 2016" is not acceptable. Transcripts are considered official when they are delivered directly from the school to:

Office of Admissions
UC Santa Barbara
1210 Cheadle Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106

UCSB also accepts electronic transcripts through Parchment, eSCRIP-SAFE and eTranscript CA.

Official high school transcripts are due on July 1. Students can check their Applicant Status Portal to view the status of their transcripts. After transcripts are sent, please allow 7-10 business days of processing time before the transcript status is updated in the portal.

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