WAKE CENTER (300 N Turnpike Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93111)

We encourage commuters to park and carpool with eachother from Wake to the Main campus. The Wake Campus does not required a SBCC permit to park your vehicle there.


Check the MTD website for current waterfront shuttle times.

How can I get into a carpool for my daily commute?

At SmartRide.org, there is a carpool matching service which we encourage you to check out and ride with other colleagues on your commute to campus. Register for SmartRide! Simply visit SmartRide.org now and signup for the carpool matching service! Instantaneously generate a list of interested carpoolers, 24 hours a day.


  1. Log in to smartride.org
  2. Under your “Dashboard” enter your origin and destination address and click “Get There”
  3. It will take you to the map section
  4. You can see match options click “manage your carpool”
  5. Or “Post your own carpool” to start your own carpool – make it as private or public as your comfortable with

Attention Students!!!!

You are eligible to have your parking permit fee refunded if you log 10 or more carpool trips per semester! Join the student Incentive Program and complete the Parking permit refund form.