Incoming Students

Freshman and Transfer Orientation

Upon admission to UC Davis, all incoming freshmen and transfer students are expected to attend Orientation. The Orientation program provides essential information and guidance for new students at UC Davis.

Your First Quarter

If you are registering without the benefit of Orientation, or if you want additional information, the following videos can help. Our office is also open to meet with new students after Orientation has ended.

Additional Information for:

Freshman Students -and- Transfer Students

Pass Times, Waitlists, and Holds

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General Education

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Schedule Builder: How to Register for Courses

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Academic Expectations

Academic Expectations

Grades At UC Davis

Grades At UC Davis