Contact Us

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) and Suspended Programs

Please visit the UCEAP webpage for information and updates.

Virtual Open Hours 

Monday-Friday 9:30am-4:00pm

UCSB Education Abroad Program
2431 South Hall  
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3040 

(Staff currently working remotely and not receiving mail in office)                                                          

Front Desk: (805) 893-3763 (currently only RETURNING phone calls, please leave call-back number)

Advising Services

Due to COVID-19 and effective March 16, UCSB EAP advising services will be offered via email or Zoom (or phone if needed).  To speak to a UCSB representative, please fill out the following Google form and you will be contacted within 10-15 minutes: Sign up here!

Advisors’ drop-in hours (see section below) remain unchanged, unless noted.  To sign-up for drop-in hours at the specific times listed, complete the advisor's Google form (below). You will then be provided with a Zoom link.  Students will be helped in the order they signed up.

If you have general questions, please email

Karl Tan
Summer Peer Advisor
UK-England - University of Bristol

Need to withdraw from a UCEAP 2020-21 program?

You MUST email the UCSB EAP Advisor for your program and clearly state that you would like to withdraw and the reason of your withdrawal.  Your email must be sent/timestamped prior to your program’s pre-departure withdrawal deadline in order to avoid withdrawal fees. If you are unsure when your withdrawal deadline is, please check your UCEAP portal.

UCEAP Applications

We understand the current concerns surrounding COVID-19 and travel restrictions around the world.  At this time, most Winter/Spring 2021 UCEAP programs are scheduled to run as planned.  UCEAP will continue to monitor the situation closely and will be in contact with you as soon as possible should anything change.

-Winter, Spring 2021 Programs: We have extended deadlines for winter & spring 2021 programs. For due dates, click here.

-Online application workshops and select online informational meetings will be advertised and posted on our News & Events page.

-For more information about specific programs, please visit the UCEAP website


Advisors are only available for drop-in hours at the times listed below. If you are not available during those times, please email for a separate appointment. 

Professor Juan E. Campo
Campus Director
Education Abroad Program
CSB Campus Office
Phone: (805) 893-3945
Fax: (805) 893-4281


Emily in Seoul, Korea

Emily Tom-Atzberger 
Associate Director
(805) 893-5661


Drop-In Hours
Monday 10:00am-12:00pm
Thursday 1:00-3:00pm
(Cancelled Aug. 10)

Sign-up here for a virtual appt. during the hours listed above.


Genesis in Salvador, Brazil

Genesis Herrera
Regional Advisor
(805) 893-5735

Argentina, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Multisite - Barcelona/Florence/Syracuse

Drop-In Hours
Monday 1:30-3:30pm
Tuesday 1:30-3:30pm
Thursday 10:00am-12:00pm **Cancelled Thurs. Aug.13**

Sign-up here for a virtual appt. during the hours listed above.


Alice in Tokyo, Japan

Alice Kojima
Regional Advisor &
Reciprocal Exchange Coordinator
(805) 893-3892

Australia, Botswana, Ghana, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Senegal, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Summer Physics in Australia

Drop-In Hours
Monday 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday 1:00-3:00pm
Thursday 1:00-3:00pm

Sign-up here for a virtual appt. during the hours listed above.

Megan in Barcelona, Spain

Megan Pankratz
Regional Advisor
(805) 893-5301

Belgium, China, France, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand

Drop-In Hours
Monday 1:30-3:30pm
Thursday 1:30-3:30pm
Friday 10:00am-12:00pm
**Cancelled August 3-21**

Sign-up here for a virtual appt. during the hours listed above.


  Adrienne in Petra, Jordan

Adrienne Sifontes
Regional Advisor

(805) 893-5662

Cyprus, Denmark, Ireland, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Norway, Sweden, UK-England, UK-Scotland (Including the London/Paris Global Cities program, and the Summer Physics programs in Cyprus, Ireland, UK-England, and UK-Scotland)

Drop-In Hours
Monday 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday 1:00-3:00pm
Thursday 1:00-3:00pm

**Cancelled Th Aug 13**
Sign-up here for a virtual appt. during the hours listed above.

 Chris in South Africa

Chris Silverstein 
Academic Integration Specialist
(805) 893-7209


Puspita in Hangzhou, China

 Puspita Hutajulu 
Administrative Assistant
(805) 893-3837

Financial Aid

Send emails to -
Use this email address for financial aid package estimates and general questions.

You can also use the EAP Calculator to obtain an estimate of your financial aid package for your term abroad.



Robin Johnson
College of Letters & Science Advisor 
(805) 893-2038

2019-20 UCSB EAP Peer Advisors

Click the image below to read about their experience abroad on the UCSB EAP Blog!

(Left to right)
Back Row
Aliza Newman - South Africa; Wonu Familoni - Italy, Germany and Singapore; Karl Tan - UK-England; Michael Moore - Brazil; Mackenzie Hilton - Video Peer Advisor

Front Row
Yitzel Jimenez - Spain; Em Shishima - UK-England; Kassidy Noll - Italy; Brandon Yoon - Korea; Chloe Chow - Marketing Peer Advisor; Joy Gursky - Senegal and France