ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ISLA VISTA

and why we are proud to call it our home.

1. Welcome to our paradise.

Via CHLOE HARDER

where “Alcohol Consumption” is “Prohibited”

2. Our beautiful land of Isla Vista is inhabited by an overwhelming amount of students.

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& scattered hobos here and there.

3. This is what “hanging out in our backyard” looks like.

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4. This is what our “Saturday” looks like…

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5. This is what our “quarter” looks like in Isla Vista… and yes, they are all this awesome.

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^ Click the vimeo link to see for yourself

6. You Honk, They Drink.

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In Isla Vista, day drinking is a team effort.

7. It’s raining, we cant bike to class.

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8. It’s sunny, we cant bike to class.

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9. At sunset, this is all you see on instagram.

12. On Wednesdays we sing…

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13. …for the best bartender EVER.

#OTT

14. There are songs about us.

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16. Gaucho Ball is a thing of our past…

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SNAPPA SNAPPA SNAPPA

17. We have ample opportunity to coast the ocean via bus.

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LANDSHARK

18. Everyone who is anyone will be seen in a hawaiian tee

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19. The scariest part of our Halloween is finding a place to stand.

lets all go as sardines this year.

20. Sophomores: We know you are throwing balloons at strangers. Congratulations.

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21. Lets cheers for the LOOP

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22. ..but NOT for this LOOP [RIP Super Cucas]

Via Milana Vachuska

Kidding! We really are thankful for Crushcakes, Pizza my Heart & 7/11.

23. They may have killed Floatopia…

24. BUT THEY WILL NEVER KILL OUR SPIRIT.

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25. There are one or two weekends that determine our spring schedule.

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26. We don’t let go of childhood dreams.

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28. Our local city college’s campus shits on your four year school.

Via Sydney Courcier

UCSB & SBCC may be “rivals” at times, but I mean…just look at that view.

29. We clean what is necessary.

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priorities.

30. Freebirds, we love you.

Via Allie Tishgart

forever & ever & ever & ever

31. We know there is someone dying to burn this couch.

Via Sam Zaiser

& they are giving 0 fucks.

32. Sometimes we get dirty…

33. …but we always clean up nicely.

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34. We eventually have to leave, but go out with a smile…

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35. …and return for a beer every once in a while.

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