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Jump to our online registration system by clicking one of the category buttons below.  


How Do I Register for Fee-Based Classes?

The fee-based registration system is separate from the tuition-free class registration system.

If you are a new fee-based student, you must first create a student profile to become a Santa Barbara City College “Fee-Based” student and then register for classes.

Click the button for downloadable instructions

Fee-Based Registration Instructions

For information about Fee-based classes, contact:
Lisa Draper at ladraper1@sbcc.edu (805) 965-0581 ext 8137

Quick Fee-based FAQs

You can pay with a VISA or MasterCard credit card if you register either online or in person at the Schott or Wake Campus. Cash and checks are no longer accepted.

Materials fees include items used in class or taken home (e.g. handouts, food for cooking, etc). Lab fees include specialized classroom supplies, utilities, personnel costs and may include off-campus classroom rental fees.  (Thanks to a generous grant, the $5 registration fee for Fee-based classes has been removed starting Summer 2024.)

If you enrolled in a Fee-based class that is being taught via Zoom, the instructor will email you the Zoom link before the class starts.  If you have questions regarding the link, please connect by email with your instructor.  Instructor emails - by program and class - can be found here.  Go to the correct semester and click the Fee-based button.

If a class does not meet the enrollment anticipated by the instructor, the instructor has discretion to cancel. In the event a class is cancelled, the student receives a full refund.

Yes. You can apply online or in person for needs-based tuition assistance for fee-based classes. Tuition assistance is granted on the basis of need and availability. See the Tuition Assistance page.


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