Welcome to the Office of International Students and Scholars
The Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) at the University of California,
Santa Barbara (UCSB) serves the needs of international students and scholars as
well as the UCSB community who work with this international population. OISS provides
administrative assistance, counseling, advising, and programming to the campus community.
The staff meet with students and scholars about immigration, employment, housing,
health care, financial concerns, academic problems, travel, and personal issues.
ENGLISH ORAL PROFICIENCY AND AMERICAN CULTURE WORKSHOP
AUGUST 5 - AUGUST 30, 2013
Do you want to improve your spoken English? Come to Santa Barbara in August! This one-month intensive workshop will help you develop English oral proficiency skills and acquaint you with American culture and society. Besides getting your English language skills up to speed, you will have a chance to meet new friends, enjoy Santa Barbara’s beaches, and visit popular Southern California tourist sites. Daily English classes are taught by ESL professionals. Introduction to American Culture and Society is taught by a UCSB faculty member.