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Visitor Information

How to Find Us

The Media Arts and Technology program is located in two buildings on campus:

Map of the UCSB campus


Visitor parking is available nearby in these locations:

Local Lodging

For a list of local lodging options, please visit


UCSB is about 100 miles north of Los Angeles. Visitors can fly directly into Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) and take a shuttle or taxi to the hotel, or fly into Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and drive up to Santa Barbara - which can take from 1.5 to 2.5 hours, depending on traffic.

Driving directions

From the south, take route 101 north through Santa Barbara, then take route 217, which goes directly to the UCSB campus East gate. From the north, take route 101 south to the Los Carneros Road exit; go south on Los Carneros, then take a left on Mesa Road in the UCSB campus.

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