About Us

Established in 1969, The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law (COL) was founded as a nonprofit to expand opportunities and broaden access to legal education. COL is dedicated to a student-centered approach that affords students of diverse backgrounds the opportunity to pursue careers in law or legal-related fields. The Colleges? faculty advances a real-world perspective and practicality on the application of law and includes practicing attorneys, judges, public servants, and leaders in busin