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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 26,179
Undergraduate 23,196
Graduate 2,983
Men 11,999
Women 14,180

UCSB Student Population

There are 26,179 students including 23,196 undergraduate and 2,983 graduate students at University of California-Santa Barbara for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 25,254 full-time and 925 part-time students with gender distribution of 11,999 male and 14,180 female students. University of California-Santa Barbara is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 25,164 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

University of California-Santa Barbara has a total enrollment of 26,179 with a gender distribution of 45.83% male (11,999 students) and 54.17% female (14,180 students). There are 10,405 male and 12,791 female students in undergraduate school and 1,594 male and 1,389 female students are attending graduate school at University of California-Santa Barbara.
Student Population By Gender
University of California-Santa Barbara
TotalMenWomen
Total26,17911,99914,180
Undergraduate23,19610,40512,791
Graduate2,9831,5941,389
Full-time25,25411,50013,754
Part-time925499426
[Chart] University of California-Santa Barbara 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

University of California-Santa Barbara has 25,254 full-time and 925 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 22,480 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 716 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,774 students are full-time and 209 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
University of California-Santa Barbara
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total26,17925,254925
Undergraduate23,19622,480716
Graduate2,9832,774209
Men11,99911,500499
Women14,18013,754426
[Chart] University of California-Santa Barbara Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At University of California-Santa Barbara, 25,164 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 985 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 26,179 students.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
University of California-Santa Barbara
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total26,17923,1962,983
Online Exclusively25,16422,4252,739
In Some Online Classes985758227
Not In Online Classes301317
[Chart] University of California-Santa Barbara Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at University of California-Santa Barbara. There are 53 American Indian/Native American, 8,288 White, 553 Black/African American, 4,594 Asian, 6,033 Hispanic, 38 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 1,227 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
University of California-Santa Barbara
TotalMenWomen
Total26,17911,99914,180
American Indian/Native American531538
Asian4,5942,2262,368
Black/African American553203350
Hispanic6,0332,3933,640
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander382018
White8,2883,7734,515
Two More2,0438711,172
Race Un-Known681356325
[Chart] University of California-Santa BarbaraRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at University of California-Santa Barbara.
Age Distribution
University of California-Santa Barbara
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total26,17923,1962,983
Under 185615610
Age 18-199,1449,1440
Age 20-2110,15910,12633
Age 22-243,4692,661808
Age 25-291,9095081,401
Age 30-34602105497
Age 35-3918852136
Age 40-491002278
Age 50-64421626
Over 64514
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] University of California-Santa Barbara 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment