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5 Essential University of California-Davis College Facts

University of California-Davis -Public

Davis, California (Sacramento-Roseville, CA CSA)
40,050 (31,657 undergraduates)
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Admission Test Scores: Neither required nor recommended
Students submitting scores
SAT: 78%
ACT: 22%


SAT Math: 730
ACT: 31
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Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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3. University of California-Davis COMMON DATA SET

Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: not reported
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 47.7%
Average Freshman GPA: 4.0
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 79.6%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 14.5%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $5,070
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NCAA D1, The Big West

5. REASONS TO CONSIDER University of California Davis:

University Honors Program
Undergraduate Research Center
Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven
California Raptor Center
Center for Plant Diversity and Herbarium
Blum Center for Developing Economies
Human Rights Program
Center for Health and Technology
Center for Vectorborne Diseases
Center for Shakespeare in Diverse Classrooms
China Center for Energy and Transportation
Energy and Efficiency Institute
Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science
UC Davis California Lighting Technology Center
California Biomass Collaborative
Mike and Renee Child Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Habitats Optimized for Missions of Exploration
High Performance Computing Core Facility
Crocker Nuclear Laboratory
Design Museum and Collection

Credit Accepted:
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
No CLEP Credit

Carnegie Classification:  Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity
Religious Affiliation:  Not applicable

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