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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$37,902 Out-of-State
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
68,553 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
96.3% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
3,801 Graduates


The median in-state tuition at University of California-Davis is $11,220, which is $4,229 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $37,902, which is 337% of the cost for in-state students, and is $19,526 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $16,039.

In 2016, 68% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 37% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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University of California-Davis received 68,553 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 6.12% annual growth. Out of those 68,553 applicants, 28,981 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 42.3% acceptance rate.

There were 36,460 students enrolled at University of California-Davis in 2016, and 86% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

University of California-Davis has an overall enrollment yield of 19.9%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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University of California-Davis has a total enrollment of 36,460 students. The full-time enrollment at University of California-Davis is 35,109 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,351. This means that 96.3% of students enrolled at University of California-Davis are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at University of California-Davis, both undergraduate and graduate, is 30.2% White, 27% Asian, 18.2% Hispanic or Latino, 5.01% Two or More Races, 2.22% Black or African American, 0.42% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.21% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at University of California-Davis in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Asian Female (14.2%), followed by White Female (12.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (10.3%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (4.49%), followed by White Male (3.52%) and Asian Female (1.38%).

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In 2016, 1,367 more women than men graduated from University of California-Davis. The majority of students graduating from University of California-Davis are White. These 3,526 graduates mean that there were 1.12 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 3,160 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at University of California-Davis is Other Research & Experimental Psychology with 738 graduates, followed by General Economics with 541 graduates and Business & Managerial Economics with 493 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at University of California-Davis, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Agriculture, with 581 graduates, followed by Biology with 1,708 graduates and Cultural & Gender Studies with 150 graduates.


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University of California-Davis has an endowment valued at nearly $380M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $46.7M (12.3%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, University of California-Davis had a total expenditure of N/A. Of that N/A, they spent $1.93B on salaries and $840M on benefits.

University of California-Davis employs 818 Professors, 292 Associate professors, and 249 Assistant professors. Most academics at University of California-Davis are Male Professors (587), Female Professors (231), and Male Associate professors (153).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of California-Davis are: Business and Financial Operations, with 1,180 employees, Computer, Engineering, and Science, with 1,176 employees, and Research with 1,044 employees.



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