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University of California, Davis

UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. 

Since we were founded in 1905, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.

Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.

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Study Quantifies Pollution, With Health and Environmental Justice Implications for Richmond and Oakland.

TED Audacious Project Funds $70-Million UC Collaboration for Health, Climate

University of California, Davis, scientists are teaming up with UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco researchers on a $70-million donor-funded initiative that aims in part to cut climate change-causing emissions fr

Chancellor Gary S. May of University of California, Davis shares lessons learned from leading a diverse university and its new governmental anti-hate partnership.
University of California, Davis Chancellor Gary S. May calls for targeted programs to increase diversity in engineering and cites examples of innovations that have suffered from a lack of diverse perspectives.
Researchers at University at Buffalo, Johns Hopkins, and UC Davis have leveraged the power of digital pathology and computational modeling to develop a new approach to detecting and quantifying podocytes, a kidney cell key to understanding renal disease
A study from UC Irvine suggests improved remedies for a problem affecting millions of Americans
A consortium of researchers at the University of California, Davis, aims to explore the long-term sustainability of cultivated meat, supported by a new grant of up to $3.55 million from the National Science Foundation Growing Convergence program
The University of California, Davis, College of Biological Sciences is providing undergraduates with a unique opportunity to study the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in real time.
UC Davis researchers race to develop coronavirus solutions, with the goal of developing new reagents, tests, vaccines and treatments