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Welcome to the College of Creative Studies

A Graduate School for Undergraduates

A small college for self-directed students within a world class research university, providing a rigorous, accelerated program facilitating original undergraduate work.

Recent News

July 5, 2017

It’s a mark on your skin you’ve never noticed before. It’s a spot with irregular borders, or a mole that seems to be changing.

June 19, 2017

Congratulations 2017 Graduates! A sample of quotes and pictures from the current graduation class about their time at CCS and UCSB.

Events

September 27, 2017 9:00am
A tradition since the establishment of the College in 1967, the annual All College Meeting occurs on the day prior to the beginning of the academic school year.
November 04, 2017 9:00am
CCS RACA-CON is designed to bring together all CCS students, faculty and alumni to learn about the amazing work being conducted by students across the disciplines.