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UC Davis

University of California Davis, 1 Shields AvenueDavisCalifornia 95616
Category: Attractions
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Before you go

University of California at Davis

UC Davis was founded as the agricultural college in the University of California system. Since its inception, it has grown into one of the most prestigious yet laidback universities in the system, with a diverse student body. There is a school of law, medicine, veterinary sciences, and an advance degree program in creative writing, as well as dozens of other disciplines. Tours of the campus are given daily, and there are fun events throughout the campus, from college football to classical music concerts.


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some events are free, some with fees

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Concerts, college sports, campus tours, lectures


  • Campus tours
  • Sports events
  • Farmers' market
  • Lectures
  • Entertainment & culture

Parking at the University -

If you’re visiting UC Davis, the visitors’ parking garage is located on Hilgard Lane. Purchase an all-day parking pass for $7 at the permit machine. Unless there is a special event, parking is free on the weekends. http://visit.ucdavis.edu/tourreg/directions.cfm

University Events -

If you’re planning to visit UC Davis, be sure to check out the events calendar before you go to see what the latest on-campus happenings are. Both Freeborn Hall and the Mondavi Center for Performing Arts have ongoing schedules, and for sports fans, the Aggies are often competing in a variety of disciplines including football and basketball. http://visit.ucdavis.edu/events.cfm

Is there a set schedule for campus tours (group or individual)?

Yes. You can register online for a walking tour of the campus with your family (up to 6 individuals) or on your own. Tours are 90 minutes long, and start at the Walter A. Buehler Alumni and Visitors Center. http://visit.ucdavis.edu/tourreg/TourInfo.cfm?TourTypeID=9

Where can I register for the tours?

You can register on the UC Davis website for a tour or call 530-752-8111. You can also email, visit@ucdavis.edu.

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