Freshman Admission to UC Davis
Students entering UC Davis as freshmen right after completing high school get to experience all the best aspects of college life and have a full four years to develop the skills and knowledge that translate to successful careers.
To be competitive for admission to UC Davis, you should first ensure that you meet UC freshman admission requirements. Our campus then reviews and assesses all applications as part of our UC Davis freshman selection process.
How can I prepare?
To prepare for your college experience, it is important to establish a strong foundation in high school by exceeding the University of California freshman admission requirements. Take a look at some of the resources we provide to help you set your goals and stay on track.
- Academic Preparation Programs
- Admission Requirements
- Advanced Examinations
- Admitted Student Profile
- Applicant Checklist
- Personal Insight Tips
Has your academic career taken the "road less traveled"? If you're a home schooled student or a student at an unaccredited/unapproved high school, if you've skipped or repeated a year of high school or plan to graduate early, find out how UC admission requirements apply to your situation.