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So You Want To Go To UC Davis
Go Aggies! Davis not only has great academics, athletics and student life, but also beautiful, sunny weather for the entire year.
What You Need To Get In
Davis admissions officers want to know that you’ll thrive on campus. You need to show that you’ll be able to succeed academically, get involved in extracurricular activities, and add to Davis’s diversity by showing how you’re unique.
Here’s a more detailed list of what the UCs will evaluate when looking at your application: http://admission.universityofcalifornia.edu/freshman/how-applications-reviewed/index.html
All data is for the middle 50% of freshmen admitted in 2015.
|SAT Total: 1800-2130|
|SAT Math: 620-770|
|SAT Reading: 560-690|
|SAT Writing: 580-710|
|GPA (weighted): 3.95-4.25|
|GPA (unweighted): 3.72-3.96|
|Admissions rate: 38.2%|
Study for the SAT! Take practice tests until you start receiving scores within the above ranges.
Focus on getting good grades so you can prove you’re ready for college classes.
Join a sport, club, or any other group you’re excited about. Davis wants students who have strong passions and interests.
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About Nadira Berman
As a Summer Marketing Intern, Nadira is excited to help high schoolers prepare for the SAT and ACT. As a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania, she is considering studying economics. In her free time, she reports for the school newspaper and styles photo shoots for the school's fashion magazine. Besides fashion and journalism, her passions include bagels, smoothies and Netflix.
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