Advance Your Research in Beautiful Santa Barbara!
Nanotech is located in the new Engineering Science Building at the University of California, Santa Barbara—a world leader in materials science, optoelectronic and electronic device research, and nanofabrication.
How to Get Here
The UCSB Nanofabrication Facility is located at the University of California, Santa Barbara—90 miles north of Los Angeles. Driving from the north or the south on the 101 Freeway just follow the UCSB/Airport Exit signs to the entrance of campus. We are in the Engineering Science Building, 1st floor.
Visitors to UC Santa Barbara must have a valid parking permit and must observe Parking Regulations while on campus. Contact Parking Services at (805) 893-5388 for additional information.
UCSB may be easily accessed from many major US cities by flying into the Santa Barbara Airport (SBA), located about 0.5 miles from the campus entrance. There is a taxi stand at the airport, or you can contact the SuperRide Shuttle.
The Santa Barbara Air Bus also provides roundtrip service from the Los Angeles Airport to its Goleta terminal, located within 1 mile of the UCSB campus.
- Los Angeles
- Portland (starting June 4, 2012)
- San Francisco
Hotels and Accomodations
Some hotels in the Goleta/Santa Barbara area honor special UCSB rates.
Best Western South Coast Inn
5620 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117
Extended Stay America
4870 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93111
No Special Rates
Holiday Inn Goleta
5650 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117
(866) 270-5110 (toll-free)
5897 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117
No Special Rates
5490 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93111
4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(800) 654-1965 (toll-free)
No Special Rates for individual reservation
Super 8 Motel - Santa Barbara
US Highway 101 Exit Fairview Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9560