Hotel Accommodations

Hyatt Santa Barbara

1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

All programs and activities will be taking place at the Hyatt Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, CA.  A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Hyatt.

The School of Leadership Studies (SLS) & Media Psychology Doctoral New Student Orientation starts Sunday at 3:00 p.m., 5/3/20, and ends Thursday, 5/7/20.


In order to get the group rate you have two options although we recommend using the online link below:

  • You can register online –Click here
  • Or call Hyatt Central Reservations at: (888) 421 1442. Monday through Friday 8am- 5pm PST.

When you call in mention that you are with the Fielding Graduate University in order to get the special group rate of $195.00 (+ room tax) Single or Double Occupancy/per room at the main property.

Reserve by April 1, 2020.  After April 1, 2020, rooms are subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed at the special rate.  (Please note: The number of rooms blocked is based on an estimate only, so early reservations are highly recommended to ensure a room.)

Hotel check-in time is 4:00 pm. Check-out time is 12 Noon.

Cancellation Policy

There is a 72-hour cancellation policy with no penalty. Cancellations made within 72 hours of arrival will forfeit one night’s room and tax.

Internet Connection

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in guest rooms and social spaces like lobbies and restaurants, including meeting spaces.

Parking Information

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara offers convenient valet parking in Santa Barbara that’s available 24 hours a day. Drive up, hand our valet your keys and enjoy unlimited in and out privileges so you can explore our beautiful city.

  • $28 Overnight Valet Parking
  • $10 Valet Parking, Day Charge
  • Self-Parking is not available

Transportation to Hotel

Transportation from the Santa Barbara Airport:

The hotel does not provide a shuttle service to and from the airport.

You can take a taxi or ride share program such as Uber or Lyft for a very reasonable rate.

Transportation from the Los Angeles International Airport:

Santa Barbara Airbus:  1-800-423-1618 or 805-964-7759

Express trips between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara.  The fare is $ 49.00 one-way and $94.00 round trip if pre-paid by credit card (fares are subject to change).  The Airbus prefers advance reservations but will accept cash payments when you board.  You should allow a minimum of 3 hours for the trip to and/or from Santa Barbara.  The Airbus stops directly at the Hyatt.