The department is appreciative of gifts of support in all amounts.  We are especially seeking donations for:

  • graduate student fellowships
  • endowed professorships
  • speaker series

Alumni of our undergraduate honors program are invited to support the projects of current and future honors students.

Online donations can be made by visiting UCSB's secure donation website.

To make a donation by check, please make it payable to the "UCSB Foundation" and send it to:

Political Science Department #9420
Attention: Bruce Bimber, Chair
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9420

If you would like to discuss making a specific gift or learn more about planned giving, please contact our department chair or a member of the social sciences development team:
We are grateful to the many alumni and friends of the department who have given generously to us in the past to support the Department of Political Science!