The UCen is currently open the following hours:

Monday - Thursday, 7:30AM to 8:00PM, Friday, 7:30AM to 6:00PM,
Saturday, 10:30AM to 4:30PM, Sunday, Closed

We’re all about you!

The University Center is a student-centered environment providing excellent services and engaging programs and events to the UCSB community.


The Hub

State of the art sound and light transforms the UCen Food Court into The Hub, a venue featuring concerts, dances and performances by a variety of artists and speakers.

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Meeting & Events

Meetings & Events at the University Center provides comprehensive event planning as well as versatile venue spaces for your next conference, meeting or special event.

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The University Center is a primary provider of services on campus. We take great pride in our efforts to offer the very best service to students, staff, faculty and campus visitors.

Here's what's happening
Events Block
drag bingo

Drag Bingo

In the HUB

An Evening of Drag Bingo with Vivian Storm and Angel D’Mon


UCSB Jazz Ensemble

In the Hub

with special guest The Rachel Eckroth Trio


Dope Metaphors

In the HUB

Share your poetry, prose, or spoken word!

POPS Orchestra

POPS Orchestra at UCSB

In the HUB

Spring Concert

Fiat Lux