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Aggie Extras Help You Achieve

Here you will see that being an Aggie means you are the kind that strives for better, the kind that breaks new ground. Achieving here prepares you to achieve anywhere. And, you start your career with a moderate-to-zero debt load. Learn how these strengths are reflected in our rankings, facts and statistics:

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Jobs are a UC Davis outcome

Why UC Davis is a best value

Color our school green

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Our students are winners

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Education for a diverse society

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More rankings and facts we’re proud of

  • 7th for student health services (2017 Princeton Review "The Best 381 Colleges")
  • 10th among national universities based on contributions to the “public good” (Washington Monthly 2016)
  • 11th among national universities for hosting the most international scholars (2016 Institute of International Education Open Doors report)
  • 54 percent of our alumni surveyed say their work makes the world a better place (2016-17 PayScale College Salary Report)
  • More 600,000 hours of community service annually by UC Davis students, faculty and staff volunteers
  • Key campus services and events are run by students, including the Unitrans bus system and Picnic Day
  • Our Internship and Career Center is one of the largest internship programs in the country