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University of California Davis

Davis, California

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Overview

Student Population
38,167
University of California Davis overview
Location Davis, California
Online ucdavis.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
University of California Davis overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Davis, California, University of California Davis is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 78,093 prospective students applied, and 30,358 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,957 enrolled in the school.  36,919 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,248 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $11,442 plus fees of $3,053. UC Davis is ranked 84 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

UC Davis is rated within the top 19% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of California Davis within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
University of California Davis overview
SAT 1170/1410
ACT 24/32
GPA 3.99
Applications Accepted
38.9% 
University of California Davis overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2020
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $70

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,442
In State Costs for University of California Davis
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,158
Other Fees$3,053
Room and Board $15,775
Budget for Other Expenses$4,507
Total One Year Cost$35,935
Out of State Resident Tuition
$41,196
Out of State Costs for University of California Davis
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,158
Other Fees$3,053
Room and Board $15,775
Budget for Other Expenses$4,507
Total One Year Cost$65,689

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
82% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of California Davis students
Subject Percent of Class
Biology 19%
Social Sciences 19%
Psychology 10%
Engineering 7%
Foreign Languages 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=110644 IPEDS survey data for University of California Davis.

Current students may use the University of California Davis GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.