Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 77.90
Liaison Katie Maynard
Submission Date March 4, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of California, Santa Barbara
PA-8: Affordability and Access

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.22 / 4.00 Jewel Persad
Sustainability Manager
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Percentage of need met, on average, for students who were awarded any need-based aid :

Percentage of students graduating without student loan debt:

Percentage of entering students that are low-income:

Graduation/success rate for low-income students:

A brief description of notable policies or programs to make the institution accessible and affordable to low-income students:
UC's Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan helps ensure that students will not have to pay UC’s system-wide tuition and fees out of their own pocket if they are a California resident whose total family income is less than $80,000 a year and they qualify for financial aid.
More information can be found at: http://admission.universityofcalifornia.edu/paying-for-uc/glossary/blue-and-gold/index.html

A brief description of notable policies or programs to support non-traditional students:
The Office of Education Partnership's mission leads our staff to have active roles in:
-Designing, implementing, and evaluating programs that increase college-going rates among historically underrepresented, first generation and low-income K-12 students, in our region.
-Promoting coordination and collaboration across the campus' academic preparation and outreach programs by providing staff time, evaluation support, and funding for affiliated efforts.
-Contributing to regional efforts to improve P-20 service coordination across many communities with affiliated university departments, schools, and other partners.

For more information visit http://www.oep.ucsb.edu/node/10

Estimated percentage of students that participate in or directly benefit from the institution’s policies and programs to support low-income and non-traditional students:

Website URL where information about the institution’s accessibility and affordability initiatives is available:
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