The average composite SAT score for admitted University of California Davis freshman is 1280 out of 1600. UC Davis students have the 136th highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1280 is in the 86th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1160 to 1400. The 75th percentile score is 1400 while the 25th percentile score is 1160.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by UC Davis but we estimate it to be around a 1040 total composite SAT score.
The average score for UC Davis students on the math portion of the SAT is 660 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 590 and the 75th percentile score 730.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 570 to 670 and the average score for University of California Davis students is 620.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at University of California Davis based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 46.4%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 4.0.
An SAT score of 1400 or higher is very competitive at UC Davis and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an above average chance of acceptance, around 62% or higher.
Scores between 1280 to 1390 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. You have a slightly above average chance of acceptance, around 46% to 61% but admission is competitive.
SAT scores between 1160 to 1270 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 31% to 45% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 1040 to 1150 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 30% chance of admission to UC Davis. SAT scores below 1040 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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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.