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Decision UC Davis

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Freshman Program:
April 5, 2014
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Transfer Program:
May 16, 2014
Register from your email invitation!

Decision UC Davis is a free on-campus, one-day program for admitted students and their families to discover what UC Davis offers and experience campus life firsthand. We'll introduce you to our campus communities and the many programs and resources that are available to help you succeed. You will be able to:

All admitted students will receive an email invitation to attend Decision UC Davis. The invitation will contain your custom registration link that will allow you to register for Decision UC Davis, receptions and special activites. You must use the link in your invitation to register, so be sure to check the email address listed on your UC application!


Schedule of Activities and Driving Information

Additional Activities at Decision UC Davis

Cultural Receptions

Our UC Davis cultural communities would like to extend a special welcome to you, too! Register for one of our welcome receptions to meet students, faculty and staff in a casual atmosphere with light refreshments. Discover opportunities to engage and learn more about cultural groups on campus!

Financial Aid Information

Chat with UC Davis Financial Aid officers during the Academics and Student Services Fair, in the days leading up to Decision UC Davis and beyond! Pick up your financial aid award on MyAdmissions, then stop by the Academics and Student Services Fair during Decision UC Davis or contact a Financial Aid officer at undergradfinaid@ucdavis.edu or 530-752-2390. Please visit the Financial Aid website to learn more about financing your education.

Other Upcoming Events

UC Davis Picnic Day, April 12: UC Davis Picnic Day is the largest student-run event in the United States and is the annual open house for UC Davis. Attending is a great way to get a "feel" for our campus atmosphere. There will be more than 150 events throughout the campus, including crowd favorites such as the campus float parade, dachshund "doxie derby" races, the chemistry magic show and the fashion show. We hope you'll join us!

Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Conference, April 26-27: Undergraduate research is one of the cornerstones of a UC Davis education. Join our students as they present their research projects and findings at this annual event. Students from a wide variety of majors and disciplines will present the results of their undergraduate research projects conducted under the supervision of a faculty member or professional. This free conference is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about how you can get involved in research as early as your freshman year!


Flights and Places to Stay

Sacramento International Airport is just 20-minutes outside of Davis. If you're planning on spending the night, there are many hotels and inns located in Davis, including the Hyatt Place on campus. You may also choose an overnight stay in Sacramento to experience our state's capital city, which is only a short 15–minute drive to campus.

Please be sure to make reservations early, because lodging fills up quickly! For more information on airlines, lodging and regional attractions, please visit the following:


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