University of California - Davis: Ranking & Review

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Davis
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United States
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World
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13443
Top 1%

University of California - Davis Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate43%39%47%
Applicants70,95232,30238,650
Admissions30,76212,49418,268
Enrolled undergraduates5,8682,2503,618
Enrolled total (including graduate students)37,38015,56821,812

522 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

26 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores4,766
Percent of students submitting SAT scores81%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
610
Math
635

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,280
Percent of students submitting ACT scores56%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
27
ACT Math
28

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $105.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of California - Davis Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$35,729$63,743
Off-campus$29,847$57,861
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,136 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of California - Davis provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 7,199 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$11,502$39,516
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,917$2,917
Tuition for Full-time graduates$11,502$26,604
Fees for full-time graduates$2,105$2,105

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1,379611511,591
Social Sciences1,16125391,225
Engineering802148911,041
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services558210768
Psychology652316671
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences4299039558
Health Professions and Related Programs118103244465
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2795319351
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences33194344
Visual and Performing Arts297228327
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies253267286
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs28311285
Mathematics and Statistics1856527277
Natural Resources and Conservation257257
Physical Sciences1533653242
Legal Professions and Studies73167240
English Language and Literature & Letters182139204
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics178117196
Architecture and Related Services11714131
Education810320131
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11047121
History8968103
Philosophy and Religious Studies344240
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2121
Grand Total7,8551,1019199,875

A total of 7,855 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of California - Davis.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,020 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate85%82%88%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%
  • Part-time retention rate - 80%

General info

Alternative namesUC Davis
Founded1905
MottoFiat Lux
Let there be light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsaggie blue, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff11,729
Instructional FTE2,536
Research FTE1,305
Public Service FTE30
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ucdavis.edu
AddressOne Shields Avenue
Davis, California, 95616-8678
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population66,000
Phone5307521011
Fax+1 (530) 752 2400

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