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First-Year & Transfer Students: Recreation and Adventure Programs

UCSB resources for first-year, first-generation, and transfer students

Rec Programs


UCSB Recreation offers some of the most popular programs, activities, and facilities on campus.  As a student you have the opportunity to participate in intramural sports, Gaucho Rec (recreation & exercise classes), and Gaucho Pulse (group fitness, martial arts, dance music, sports, arts & crafts, and certification classes).

UCSB Adventure Programs offer kayaking, climbing, canoeing, backpacking, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, aerial silks, canyoneering, campuing trips, equipment rentals, ropes courses, and certifications in wilderness first aid and SCUBA .

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