By Malease Taing
Located: Yolo County, City Of Davis, Northern California
15 miles/20 mins away from Sacremento
College town/small city Population: 65,000 50% of them students
Founded in 1905 as a farm school for UC Berkeley 1908 when students were first admitted Mascot: Gunrock Campus Size: 5,300
History of City of Davis
Founded in 1868, originally named Davisville for Jerome C. Davis, a prominent local farmer. The post office shortened the town name in 1907 and the change was official in March 1917.
History of UC Davis
Four Undergraduate Colleges: Agricultural and Enviromental Sciences, Biological Sciences, Engineering, and Letters and Science
99 Majors Faculty:1,879 Student to Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Graduate Programs: 94
Six Professional Schools: Education, Law, Management, Medicine, Nursing and Veterinary Medicine.
November 1-30 Submit your completed application online *November 30- Deadline
39.4% Freshman Admit Rate
60.4% Transfer Rate
Tutition and other costs
Fees and Tuition: $13,902 Health Insurance: $1,764 Books and Supplies: $1,620 Room and Board: $13,961 Personal Expenses: $1,251 Transportation: $575 Total: $33,073
Fees and Tuition: $36,780 Health Insurance: $1,764 Books and Supplies: $1,620 Room and Board: $13,961 Personal Expenses: $1,251 Transportation: $575 Total: $55,951
Out of state
Scattered around the campus are 5 ceramic sculptures known as Eggheads
32% White 16%Hispanic 41%Asian 1% Other 3%International 3%Unknown 1% American Indian
Who's On Campus?
top 10 public universities
most ethnically diverse research university in the country
in the U.S
in the world for teaching and research in the areas of agriculture and forestry
Greenest of the green
---among the 5 greenest universities in the nation
highest salary-earning potential among public universities
undergraduates study abroad each year
has the largest planned zero net engery community in the nation
undergraduates work on research or creative projects with a faculty member before they graduate
Be apart of the 500 clubs and organizations on campus!
Join a sport! 60 different sports clubs and intramural sports 23 NCAA Teams
Visit the local CoHo
March on with the Cal Aggie Marching Band-Uh!
There's lots of things to do in Davis
years of guranteed housing for entering freshmen.
year of housing guranteed for transfers.
Come For A Visit:
Student-Led Walking Tour
"U.S. News ranks UC Davis No. 8 public university:: UC Davis News & Information." UC Davis News & Information. N.p., 12 Sept. 2012. Web. 10 Nov. 2013. <http://www.news.ucdavis.edu/search/news_detail.lasso?id=10333>. "UC Davis: Welcome to the University of California, Davis." UC Davis: Welcome to the University of California, Davis. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Nov. 2013.<http://www.ucdavis.edu/index.html>. "University of California--Davis." US News & World Report. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Nov. 2013. <http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/university-of-california-davis-1313>. "City of Davis - History." City of Davis - History. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Nov. 2013. <http://cityofdavis.org/about-davis/history>. "UC Davis General Catalog | Mission Statement | Philosophy of Purpose." UC Davis General Catalog | Mission Statement | Philosophy of Purpose. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Nov. 2013. <http://catalog.ucdavis.edu/mission.html>. "Sustainable 2nd Century." <i>Sustainable 2nd Century</i>. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Nov. 2013. <http://sustainability.ucdavis.edu/>. "UC Davis: The UC Davis Eggheads." <i>UC Davis: The UC Davis Eggheads</i>. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Nov. 2013. <http://www.ucdavis.edu/about/eggheads/index.html>.
Thank You For Watching!