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UC Davis, founded in 1905, is a public, comprehensive university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Agricultural and Environmental Science, Engineering, and Letters and Science; and the Graduate School of Management. Its 5,200-acre campus is located in Davis, 15 miles from Sacramento, the capital of California.

Website: www.ucdavis.edu/

Public
Co-ed
30,982
Undergraduate
Students
(60.8%) 18,840 Women
(39.2%) 12,142 Men
7,652
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
39% of 77,152 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
4.06
SAT Math
580-740 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
570-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
25-31 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $36,635
Out-of-state: $66,389
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,653
Out-of-state: $44,407
Room and Board
$16,100
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Freshman Award
$24,494
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$18,985
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,439
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 22% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 16% of classes
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Campus Life

Davis Population
65,993
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
32% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
33.1% Asian
2.5% Black/African-American
27.7% Hispanic/Latino
6.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
27.6% White
1.8% Unknown
International Students
16.8%
First-Year Students Returning
92.4%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
63.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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