For Undergraduates

CITRAL helps undergraduates connect and provide support for students at UC Santa Barbara. 

CITRAL supports:

Undergraduate Research

CITRAL houses the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URCA) program, which offers research grants for students to get involved with cutting-edge research on campus.

Check the URCA calendar (about 2/3 down on the page) for:

URCA workshops

URCA mentor hours

Office hours with Dr. Anne Charity Hudley, URCA Faculty Director

Follow URCA on Facebook to keep updated on all their activities!


Undergraduate mentors

CITRAL offers INT 185AM (Introduction to Academic Mentoring), a course for students working as undergraduate mentors


Data and information literacy

CITRAL offers workshops on data and information literacy, co-sponsored by the UC Santa Barbara Library