University of California, Santa Barbara
The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) is a large public university and one of the ten campuses in the University of California system. There are about 22,100 undergraduate students and 2,800 graduate students enrolled at UCSB. Students on campus can always enjoy the UCSB owned beach just a minute walk away for some relaxation and great surfing. Santa Barbara also has many places for hiking, a beautiful zoo overlooking the water and plenty of theaters/music venues. There are also six Nobel Prize-winning faculty members.
Famous "Gauchos" alumni include Gwyneth Paltrow - actress, Michael Douglas - actor, Steve Aoki - musician, Jack Johnson - singer/songwriter, Katy Tur - author, and Jerry Trainor - actor (iCarly).
Kennedy is a freshman from Phoenix, Arizona. One quirky fact about Kennedy..." I spend my free time editing photos."
Fun fact about UCSB: Everyone is always so happy and laid back, going to the beach every day.
Best Ice Cream Parlor: McConnell's Fine Ice Creams.
Favorite Bakery or Sweet: Savoy Café and Deli.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Mesa Verde.
Pizzeria: Pizza My Heart.
Favorite breakfast place with a friend or date: Cajé.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Core Power Yoga.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang: Cajé and tables/grass outside of the library.
Hotel or B&B recommendation: The Goodland.