About UC Davis
As a leading global university, UC Davis and its community of faculty, students and staff are dispersed throughout the state, nation and world. Here are the primary locations.
- Davis campus
- UC Davis Health System (Sacramento campus)
- Bodega Marine Laboratory
- UC Davis San Diego Veterinary Medical Center
Learn why UC Davis ranks No. 8 among the nation’s top public research universities. One of 10 campuses in the University of California — the world’s pre-eminent public university system — UC Davis is known for its academic excellence and global impact.
With a mission to advance the human condition through improving the quality of life for all, UC Davis uses a framework that connects its land-grant history to a transformative vision for the 21st century.
Administration and faculty
Led by Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi, UC Davis maintains a shared governance between the faculty and the administration. Our distinguished faculty is known for its stellar research and strong commitment to teaching students.
Whether providing hope to parents of autistic children or identifying ways to feed the planet more sustainably, UC Davis is a major public resource. Our faculty, students and staff are involved locally, throughout the nation and internationally.
The Campaign for UC Davis
The campaign aims to inspire 100,000 donors to contribute $1 billion in philanthropic support to UC Davis.
The ambitious plan will go forward to build on the institution’s excellence, create a more diverse community of scholars and achieve financial stability.
Sustainable 2nd Century
The Sustainable 2nd Century celebrates UC Davis’ long-term commitment to environmental, economic and social sustainability.