You are here

How your application is reviewed

河北快3投注网站During the selection process, UC Davis conducts a comprehensive review of every freshman application to ensure each applicant is assessed thoroughly and fairly.

students listening to a lecture - freshman application review


We evaluate?every application using 14 criteria that all UC?campuses adhere to. We consider a broad range of factors, from traditional academics to extracurricular achievement and response to life challenges. It is the strength of your high school academic record that is the single most important component, but we're looking beyond the numbers to find out who you really are!

Admission decisions are made based upon the qualifications of the applicant pool and the number of available spaces within each academic area:

  • College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences admits by college
  • College of Biological Sciences admits by college
  • College of Letters and Science admits by college
    (Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies; Mathematics and Physical Sciences; Social Sciences)
  • College of Engineering admits by academic department

河北快3投注网站Students applying as "undeclared" or "undeclared/exploratory" are considered within the college/division to which they applied.

Admission Requirements

What Can I Do With My Major?