Welcome Gauchos! Since 2018, all alumni are automatically enrolled in the alumni association upon graduation. As members, you are encouraged to stay involved and take advantage of the unique and exclusive benefits listed for all Gauchos below!
Vacation & Travel Benefits
Only a stone's throw from the beach and close to all the action on campus, the Summer Inn is located in Manzanita Village. Packages include accommodation, access to an outdoor pool, campus parking and more. All this for just one low price! Great Dining options at the Carrillo Dining Hall are available.
For reservations call 805-893-2649 or email email@example.com
Family Vacation Center
Save on our all-inclusive week-long Family Camp providing everything you need to kick back and make lifelong family memories. Alumni receive $200 off regular reservation rates.
The Club & Guest House at UCSB
Come meet, gather, dine and stay in a beautiful and serene university setting. The newly-renovated facility includes a 34-room boutique hotel-style guest house, 5 state-of-the-art meeting spaces and a spacious main dining room with lagoon and ocean views. Among other perks, alumni membership benefits include discounts on The Guest House accommodations, venue rental for private events and fine-dining lunches.
Offering travel insurance to UCSB alumni for both national and international trips, Travel Insurance Select has plans for a wide variety of needs and budgets that cover you and your family and friends while traveling independently or on an organized alumni tour.
Continuing Education & Career Resource Benefits
UCSB Professional and Continuing Education (formerly Extension)
Give your career a boost through UCSB Professional and Continuing Education! Alumni receive a 15% discount on one class per quarter. Does not include hands-on laboratory classes, in-service, or concurrent enrollment courses.
Alumni Access to Career Services
No matter how far out you are from graduation, Career Services is available to connect you with support services to help you move your career forward. This includes access to Handshake, the official UCSB Career Services platform for jobs, internships, on-campus interviews, and events.
American Pacific Mortgage
UCSB alumni are eligible for exclusive benefits and discounts with Jason Mata of American Pacific Mortgage. Benefits and savings include:
- $750 credit toward closing costs
- Build peace of mind with APM’s Securelock program that allows you to lock an interest rate even BEFORE a property is identified
- A FREE personal consultation to build your home-buying game plan
- Attend one of their homebuyer's workshops.
UCSB Rec Cen
UCSB alumni receive a discounted rate at the Rec Cen!
Required: Please obtain proof of your alumni status prior to purchasing your Rec Cen membership by filling out the form below:
Save 15% off your order just by being a UCSB alum! Offer is valid at all Woodstock’s locations. Now you can save at Woodstock’s in Isla Vista, the Arbor on the UCSB campus, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Davis, Chico, and Santa Cruz.
UC Santa Barbara Magazine
Published bi-annually, the magazine features stories and visuals that highlight some of the people, programs, scholarly pursuits and cultural endeavors that make UC Santa Barbara a world-class institution.
E-Newsletter: A bi-annual e-newsletter featuring highlights from each issue of the e-Magazine.
Printed Magazine: Give at least $100 to the Gaucho for Life Fund and receive UC Santa Barbara Magazine in your mailbox for a year!