Information for counselors of prospective students

UC Davis understands how important counselors are in helping students prepare for and choose the college that best suits their needs. We encourage you to sign up for periodic campus updates to help you stay abreast of new majors, deadlines and opportunities for your students.

Applying to UC Davis

Applicants for fall admission can start working on the UC application as early as August 1, and must submit the application October 1–November 30. Your students can apply to as many UC campuses as they like with just one application.


Application help

Get techniques and helpful advice for filling out the UC application for freshman and transfer admission.


COVID-19 Campus safety

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UC Davis is a leading institution in the fight against COVID-19 and other pandemics, and undergraduates are involved in our learning and research. See how our expertise has kept our whole community safe, earning national recognition for a partnership with the city of Davis, our college town.

Our COVID-19 Success