What’s more, among the UC system, UCSB boasts the second largest increase in freshman applications — nearly 14 percent — over last year.
UCSB has received 76,026 applications for undergraduate admission for fall 2013. Of those, 62,402 are from prospective first-year students and 13,637 are from applicants seeking to transfer to UCSB. Of particular note, freshman applications have increased significantly in engineering, biology, economics, and physics.
UCSB has target enrollments of 4,300 first-year students and 1,550 transfer students for the fall.
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