AU Santa Barbara
Welcome to Antioch University Santa Barbara!
Congratulations on your decision to pursue your studies at Antioch University Santa Barbara! I want to extend a warm welcome to you as you join our rich community of faculty, students, staff, and alumni. The times we are in seem to pose endless new challenges to be met constantly. I earnestly commend you for choosing this unique time to pursue your educational goals. Whether your goal is professional advancement, personal learning, and development, or a fusion of both, we are happy to have you part of a learner-centered community. I am confident that Antioch’s learner-centered community will prepare you for your future.
Our campus has many people and resources devoted to ensuring you have a supportive student journey. Your success as a student is a top priority. Our community recognizes the unique times, coming out of a global pandemic and constantly negotiating new norms of social interaction. Antioch University has shown tremendous adaptability in offering classes in various modalities in response to pandemic restrictions. I hope that we will continue to provide courses in this variety of modalities as we’ve learned how valuable these offerings are to students in different life situations.
Many of you chose Antioch University because of its robust and mission-based focus on social justice and community engagement. These integral parts of our mission are more than words; we genuinely strive to prepare students to become active agents of change in the world. I’m hopeful that as you peruse the various learner-centered academic programs and course offerings and experience Antioch University Santa Barbara personally, you will proudly embrace the “Antiochian” legacy of creating meaningful, impactful change
Ryan Kasmier, Ed.D.
Antioch University Santa Barbara
Provost: Mark Hower
Associate Provost: Ryan Kasmier
Assistant Director of Student Services: Jessica Flores
Assistant Director of Financial Aid: Jennifer Mahone
Associate University Registrar: Gabby Gonzalez
Director of Disability Support Services: Ryan Kasmier
Primary Designated School Official (international student support): Emee Dacanay (AULA)
School Certifying Official (VA Benefits): Ryan Kasmier
University Librarian: Christine Forte
Campus Academic Calendar
Please click here to view the Antioch University Santa Barbara Academic Calendar.
The links below may be used to view general department information, including program policy and procedure, accreditation, areas of concentration or specialization, and other program-specific details.
Current Tuition and Fees
University Tuition and Fees
Applied Arts and Media, BA
Applied Studies, BA
Applied Technology and Business Leadership, BS
Liberal Studies, Applied Psychology Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Business and Entrepreneurship Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Child Development and Education Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Communication and Marketing Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Environmental Studies Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Liberal Arts Concentration, BA
Liberal Studies, Professional and Creative Writing Concentration, BA