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New International Payment Option for Students


UCSB now accepts international payments via Flywire for student BARC accounts.

Flywire is a secure, streamlined payment process that makes it easy to pay from accounts in your home country. With Flywire, you can pay online from countries around the world, typically in your home currency.

  • Pay from accounts in your home country, outside of US. For most countries and territories, you pay in your home currency and Flywire will send funds in $USD directly to UCSB
  • Offers payment methods that range from bank transfer, credit cards, e-payments like Alipay支付宝 and more for most countries and territories. Avoid unnecessary bank fees and receive favorable foreign exchange rates
  • Track the progress of your payment anytime until it reaches UCSB
  • Contact Flywire multilingual customer support via phone, chat, WeChat, and email for assistance with your payment, round the clock

Log in to MyBARC with your UCSBNetID and Password, view Gaucho E-Bill and from Payment Options, select International Payment via Flywire.

Click here to read more about making payments via Flywire.