At UCSB the health and welfare of our student-athletes is our top priority. As such we understand that the process of transitioning to living on your own while balancing a high academic career and your D1 sport demands can be difficult. To help with this transition below are some services provided here on campus to help you become a successful student-athlete here at UCSB.

Student Life (housing, financial, medical, food)

On-Campus Housing regulations found on the UCSB Housing and Residential Services website.


Counseling and Psychological Services

  • Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

David Botsford, Psy.D., M.S.  -  David.Botsford@sa.ucsb.edu

Crisis assistance, grief counseling, interpersonal violence, mental health screenings, meditation, international student support program. Visit http://caps.sa.ucsb.edu for more information or call (805) 893-4411 for immediate assistance

Mental Health Peers: Drop-in peer counseling, massage and egg chairs, self-help workshops, school anxiety programs

Distressed Student Services

  • The UCSB Campus Advocacy, Resources, & Education (CARE) Program

For additional information about sexual assault, dating/domestic violence, and stalking, visit: http://wgse.sa.ucsb.edu/care. If you or someone you know has been impacted by sexual assault, dating violence, or stalking, you may contact an advocate directly at (805) 893-4613

For additional information about sexual harassment and discrimination visit The Title IX & Sexual Harassment Policy Compliance Office at https://oeosh.ucsb.edu/titleix/

  • Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity

The RCSGD is located in the Student Resource Building (SRB) on the third floor. Visit https://rcsgd.sa.ucsb.edu/ or call (805) 893-5847 for more information.


Academic Success Resources

  • Barber Academic and Student Success Center (ICA Study Center)
  • ICA Academic Advisors

Jessica Goerke: Baseball, M/W Basketball, Golf, Softball, Swimming  -  jgoerke@ucsb.edu

Tyler Gardner: T&F/XC, M/W Soccer, M/W Water Polo, Men's Volleyball  -  tgardner@ltsc.ucsb.edu

Rob Antenore: Women's Volleyball, M/W Tennis  -  rantenore@ltsc.ucsb.edu

Jack Rivas - jrivas@ltsc.ucsb.edu

  • Tutoring Services and Campus Learning Assistance Services (CLAS) for Student-Athletes

CLAS Office: 3210 Student Resource Building  -  (805) 893-3269  -  www.clas.ucsb.edu

Disabled Students Program (DSP): 2120 Student Resource Building - (805) 893-2668 https://dsp.sa.ucsb.edu/