Directions and Parking

Directions

The UCSB Library is in the center of campus off UCEN Road.

The Music Library is located in the Music Building, next to Storke Tower. 

See the detailed Campus Map for exact locations.


Map showing location of the UCSB campus

Traveling north on Highway 101:

  • Take exit for Airport/UCSB, merging onto CA-217 W
  • At end of CA-217 W, enter campus through Henley Gate
  • Immediately veer right onto Mesa Road, avoiding the traffic circle
  • At second stoplight, turn left onto University Plaza
  • At stop sign, turn right to descend into Lot 18 (Mesa covered parking structure)


Traveling south on Highway 101:

  • Take Patterson Avenue exit
  • Turn left onto Patterson Avenue
  • Take first left onto 101N
  • Stay left to merge onto CA-217 W toward UCSB
  • At end of CA-217 W, enter campus through Henley Gate
  • Immediately veer right onto Mesa Road, avoiding the traffic circle
  • At second stoplight, turn left onto University Plaza
  • At stop sign, turn right to descend into Lot 18 (Mesa covered parking structure)

Visitors must purchase and display a parking permit. Parking rates posted at Campus Parking and Information Services.

Bus

Please see Santa Barbara MTD for bus schedules and rates.

Deliveries

Delivery/Loading Dock Directions