So much to do, so little time!
When two years fly by in like .098 seconds
Slow Down. Take a Breath.
Many transfer students start at UCSB feeling like they are already behind. They worry that students who have been here longer (e.g., since their freshman year) have a head start or academic advantage. Transfers often lament that students who have been here since the start of their academic careers have already made their friend groups so why bother trying to get close to anyone. And they sometimes feel overrun by all of possible things to do--so many fun and interesting things to do but so little time to fit them all in!
The reality is that you have plenty of time to do all that you want to do academically, make deep and abiding friendships, develop your personal interests and hobbies outside of the classroom, and enjoy what Santa Barbara has to offer. Here's how to take control of your worries and make a plan of action to get all that you want out of your time here: