Accommodations are available in Sierra Madre Villages (the venue of the symposium) and can be booked directly with your registration on the dedicated website (see Registration page):

Address
Sierra Madre Villages 555 Storke Road Goleta, CA 93117

The complex has 3-bedroom/2-bath and 2-bedroom/2-bath apartments that are accessed from an interior hallway.
Fresh towels and light cleaning service are provided daily; beds are made up with one set of linen for the duration of your stay.
Each apartment feature a communal kitchen and living room.

Additional accommodations in the following nearby hotels (please contact them directly to inquire about dates and rates):
Marriott Courtyard
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/sbacy-courtyard-santa-barbara-goleta/
The Goodland – A Kimpton Hotel
http://www.thegoodland.com/
Pacifica Suites
http://www.pacificahotels.com/pacificasuites




About Sierra Madre Villages

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Sierra Madre Villages, the newest UCSB apartment complex, is located just one mile from the campus and is equipped with meeting space and a recreation room. The complex has 2-bedroom/2-bath apartments that are accessed from an interior hallway. Fresh towels and light cleaning service are provided daily; beds are made up with one set of linen for the duration of your stay. Each apartment features a communal kitchen and living room.
 
Sierra Madre Villages has the following features:
§   3-story buildings with elevator access and indoor corridors
§   Bedrooms furnished with two single beds, desks, desk chair, small chest of drawers and a closet
§   Choice of single- or double-occupancy rooms as well as whole apartments
§   Living room
§   Kitchens with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances
§   Wireless internet service in rooms and common areas, on-site laundry rooms, electronic key access
§   Rooms do not have telephones, televisions, radios or clocks (we do not provide "wake-up service;" bringing an alarm clock is recommended)
§   Conference meeting rooms and recreation room located on-site
§   Nearby parking
§  Smoking and the use of smokeless tobacco or unregulated nicotine products (such as electronic cigarettes) is prohibited on and within UCSB managed property.
 
WHAT TO BRING
With shared bath facilities it is recommended that you bring a bathrobe and shower shoes. We are unable to provide “wake-up service,” therefore an alarm clock is recommended for your convenience. Individual apartments do not have telephones, televisions, radios or clocks.
 
CATERING
Catered meals are included in your registration fee.
 
PARKING
If you register for accommodations at the Sierra Madre Villages, at the time of check-in you will receive a complimentary permit for the duration of your stay. With your confirmation, we will email you a web-link to a temporary 60-minute parking permit for lot 65 which you can use to check-in and unload upon arrival.
To park in lot 65, you must have a permit 7 days per week. Parking rates for visitors and conference participants staying off-site will be $8 (for each entire weekday), or $4 (for each weekend day).
 
TRAVEL
FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE for participants residing in the Sierra Madre Villages.
You must phone upon arrival (phone number will be provided in a confirmation that will be sent out later) if you wish to use our free shuttle service to UCSB from the Santa Barbara Airport or from the Santa Barbara Airbus Goleta drop-off site. The shuttle will not automatically be at either location. We will pick you up within 10-15 minutes of receiving your call, and you will be driven to the Sierra Madre Villages. Our shuttle operates between 7am and 10pm. NOTE: For safety reasons, and in accordance with California’s Child Passenger Safety Law, we cannot provide shuttle services for families with children who are not at least 8 years old or at least 4’9” unless the family provides its own car/booster seat. If you do not have your own car/booster seat, you will need to take a taxi.
 
By Air: For your convenience, we recommend making flight reservations with Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) as your final destination. There are several daily flight arrivals connecting directly from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Phoenix and Denver. The Sierra Madre Villages are a ten-minute drive from the airport.
 
Santa Barbara Airbus (bus shuttle service from LAX): This service provides several daily bus trips from Los Angeles International Airport to Santa Barbara (appx. $88 round-trip; if reserved in advance). Reservations are strongly recommended: (800)423-1618 (toll-free US/Canada), (805)964-7759 (outside US/Canada) or www.sbairbus.com. There are discounts for advance reservations and for parties of two or more. You will get off at the GOLETA stop and you can call for our free shuttle service from there (you will receive the appropriate phone number in your confirmation email. NOTE: For safety reasons, and in accordance with California’s Child Passenger Safety Law, we cannot provide shuttle services for families with children who are not at least 8 years old or at least 4’9” unless the family provides its own car/booster seat. If you do not have your own car/booster seat, you will need to take a taxi.
 
By Train: Santa Barbara is served by Amtrak Train Service. Amtrak terminals are located in Santa Barbara (12–15 miles from campus) and Goleta (5 miles from campus).
NOTE: We DO NOT provide free shuttle service to/from the train stations; you will need to take a taxi.
 
By Car: UCSB is easily accessible from US-101. (See CAMPUS & AREA MAPS tab on the menu at the top of this page. Note that if using driving directions/maps websites (such as Google):
 
Sierra Madre Villages
555 Storke Road
Goleta, CA 93117
 
From the South: Take US-101 to the Storke/Glen Annie exit. Turn left at the top of the exit, cross Hollister Road and proceed down Storke Road. Turn right into the Sierra Madre Apartment complex and park in lot 65.
 
From the North: Take US-101 to the Storke/Glen Annie Rd. exit. Turn right at the top of the exit, cross Hollister Road and proceed down Storke Road. Turn right into the Sierra Madre Apartment complex and park in lot 65.