The English Conversation Program (ECP) helps visiting scholars, graduate students, and their partners to improve their confidence as English speakers while building friendships across cultures. 

The International Student Advisory Board (ISAB) is a select, small group of current UCSB students from around the world. Members attend weekly classes to gain research and intercultural communication skills to advocate for a more inclusive and internationalized campus.

The ISAB is open to both international and domestic students. Learn more here.

Looking for ways to connect with alumni anywhere in the world? The Gaucho Network welcomes you!

The Global Ambassador Program is a mentor/mentee program designed to help incoming international students get to know their way around UCSB. The program also creates opportunities for both domestic and international students to build friendships, share cultures, and develop critical 21st century cross-cultural communication skills in a welcoming and supportive small-group setting. 

The International Student Association (ISA) is just one of over 400 student organizations at UCSB. We encourage you to get involved to share your interests with others from UCSB.