• Creating community every day.

Welcome to the Tropicana way of life. Discover why thousands of UCSB and SBCC students from around the world – plus summer campers and conference goers – have chosen Tropicana Student Living as their home in the Santa Barbara area.

College life starts here.

College is one of life’s greatest experiences. Make the most of it at a Tropicana student residence. You’ll live in beautiful surroundings and join a community that supports you in every way – academically, socially and personally.

Camps & Conferences: One Great Location Has it All

It’s no wonder Tropicana Student Living plays host to over 90 summer camps, tournaments and conferences each year. Our beautiful residence halls are located right next to UCSB’s world-class Thunderdome, pools, gyms and athletic fields.

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