Publications and Resources
UCSB’s only monthly newsletter for alumni, sent out on the first Wednesday of each month.
UCSB’s quarterly e-magazine provides alumni updates and current campus news.
Handshake is the official UCSB Career Services platform for jobs, internships, on-campus interviews, and events.
The Current is UCSB's official news site updated daily with breaking news, events and research news from UC Santa Barbara.
Discounts and Deals
25% off stand-up paddle board, kayak, and surfboard rentals. Ask for the UCSB Alumni discount.
Alumni receive $200 off regular reservation rates.
Visit the UCSB Alumni Vacation Webpage for a list of local Santa Barbara hotel discounts! Visit UC Santa Barbara Alumni Travel Rewards for a list of hotel and car rental discount codes!
Get your UCSB apparel and Isla Vista swag! UCSB Alumni receive 10% off orders over $40. Visit the Isla Vista Outfitters website and use promo code GAUCHOALUM at checkout.
UCSB alumni can take advantage of special auto, motorcycle, and other insurance policies with Nationwide Insurance.
More details and get your quote today.
As a way of saying thank you to UCSB and in efforts to continue nurturing the Gaucho sense of community, The O'Toole Group is offering all UCSB Alumni 20% of their commission, which will be applied toward closing costs upon buying/selling a home.
More information from O'Toole Realty Group
Alumni receive a $5 discount per room per night at the Summer Inn. 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 available. For reservations call 805-893-2649 or email email@example.com.
UCSB Alumni, in partnership with Travel Insurance Services, offers two travel insurance packages to UCSB alumni and friends while traveling independently or on an organized alumni tour.
UCSB alumni can request their application fee be waived.
This program is a convenient source for health, life and travel insurance for alumni and their family members. There are a variety of plans available to meet your needs. Get more information on these insurance plans by visiting www.alumniinsuranceprogram.com/ucsb or call American Insurance Administrators at 800-922-1245 weekdays, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Eastern Time.
Give your career a boost through UCSB! Alumni receive a 15% discount on one class per quarter. Does not include hands-on laboratory classes, in-service, or concurrent enrollment courses.
Ask for the UCSB alumni rate when purchasing your Rec Cen membership! Required: Please obtain proof of your alumni status prior to purchasing your Rec Cen membership by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Our best-selling Campus Point Collection features rare, custom-made wine labels designed by renowned artist, Hank Pitcher '72. Each of the wineries we’ve partnered with has a strong UCSB connection to bring you the Gaucho Spirit in every sip! As an added bonus, proceeds benefit the UC Santa Barbara Alumni Association.