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Davis Campus of the University of California

1 Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616-5270
+1 530-752-8111
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A very nice campus

We toured UC Davis after our daughter was accepted there as part of the Class of 2022. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jon R
,
San Luis Obispo, California
via mobile
Its Arboretum Part of the Campus

I have an interest in visiting university campuses wherever I go around the world. This is the only... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
timfl2016
,
Urbana, Illinois
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  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“mondavi center” (21 reviews)
“art museum” (5 reviews)
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1 Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616-5270
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+1 530-752-8111
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"mondavi center"
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"art museum"
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"world class"
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"performing arts center"
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"watch the ducks"
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"bowling alley"
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"welcome center"
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"friendly environment"
in 2 reviews
"memorial union"
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"great college town"
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"early days"
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"bring your walking shoes"
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"creek running"
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"bike riding"
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"easy access"
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"concert hall"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We toured UC Davis after our daughter was accepted there as part of the Class of 2022. We enjoyed our time on campus. The setting is unique and quiet because it is removed from any metro area, yet it still has nice access to Sacramento...More

Thank Jon R
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I have an interest in visiting university campuses wherever I go around the world. This is the only one I've come across so far with its arboretum located along the southern border of the campus with a stream running through the greens. While the main...More

Thank timfl2016
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Area looks clean, well kept and welcoming to provide quality education. Location is great in the quiet town of Davis, which is close to Sacramento and not far from San Fran.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Perhaps it is the absence of cars and the amazing number of bikes, but this campus is quaint in an idyllic way. Students seem pretty relaxed and friendly.

Thank andiamocipresto
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The campus is large in size but completely flat so walking is easy. There is a mix of old and new, modern and traditional architecture, public art displayed throughout, and lots of friendly students who will say "hi" as you walk by. The attractiveness of...More

Thank ceniroth
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

All year around you can enjoy the beauty of the landscaping and the well worn paths and bridges that take you around and over the creek. I love to watch the ducks and turtles and other wildlife that inhabit this area. For entertainment there is...More

Thank Sanine W
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Arrived here in August of this year and did not regret having to leave my home country and to spend ten months at Davis. There is always something happening on campus and the programs for international students with the Global Affairs office are so interesting...More

Thank Litia V
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have visited this pretty campus several times this year and it is a wonderful campus to walk around

Thank sana5000
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My daughter graduated from UC Davis several years ago, and I would occasionally meet her for lunch on campus. I still like to walk around the Arboretum once a week and through parts of the campus. This morning I visited the main library that holds...More

Thank Jonpan2014
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Our daughter was accepted to several UC's (including UCLA) and private schools (including USC). She chose Davis for its natural beauty, friendly town, amazing research programs, and just the nicest students you could imagine. We live in southern California, and the town of Davis just...More

1  Thank Kristi K
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