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Our Best Answer - Can I sit in on a class at UCSB?

UCSB visitors who want to see what a college course is like can sit in on courses in a variety of subjects. Visit the UCSB Admissions Lecture Experience page for a schedule of available courses, which change every quarter. As a courtesy to the professor, please arrive 5 minutes before the class is scheduled to begin and stay through the entire class. Consult the Building Location Code Translation page for a full list of buildings referenced in the Lecture Experience schedule.

The Lecture Experience page also offers virtual faculty lecture options when visiting campus is not possible. 

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