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Temporary adjustments made to admissions requirements for prospective undergraduate and graduate students

UC Davis undergraduate and graduate programs consider holistic review and work to eliminate COVID-19-related disruptions in application process In a press release from April 1,...

UC Admissions extends application deadline to Dec. 4

Website crashes on the eve of Nov. 30 application deadline System-wide technical difficulties with the UC application website prompted UC admissions to extend the undergraduate...

UC Davis Health opens region’s first Post-COVID-19 Clinic

The clinic seeks to provide care to patients dealing with lasting post-COVID-19 symptoms UC Davis Health has launched a Post-COVID-19 Clinic to provide care and...

University encourages students to self-regulate amid pandemic

UC Davis police are not enforcing COVID-19 guidelines, and OSSJA is taking a ‘graduated response’ to reports of violations As fears of a widespread outbreak...

Uncertain future for student-led fees lawsuit

Students sued the UC system for charging fees for facilities and services not being rendered due to pandemic closures; the administration offers alternative view UC...

UC Access Now demands change in disabilities services, rights for people with disabilities at the UCs

UC Davis students and Student Disability Center director discuss accessibility, inclusion for people with disabilities on UC campuses  UC Access Now, a coalition for disability...

Petition calling for a transformed energy system garners more than 3,700 signatures

Two UC Davis professors endorse petition The Green New Deal climate action group at UC San Diego and the UC Green New Deal Coalition recently...

UC must suspend SAT and ACT scores in admissions, scholarship decisions, judge rules

Lawsuit alleged that standardized testing requirements are “broadly biased”; UC may challenge ruling The University of California must immediately suspend its SAT and ACT score...

Student Housing counselor-in-residence approved in budget but paused amid pandemic

Current, former student employees still express concerns about communication, mental health support Five current and former Student Housing employees spoke to The Aggie. Employee A,...

UC Davis Police Department lowers campus police budget amid COVID-19 campus closure

Students and police chief have differing ideas of campus safety While the UC Davis campus police budget rose by nearly $2 million from 2019 to...

UC Davis sees increase in cancellations of housing and dining contracts

COVID-19 prompts cancellations, impacting students and university The cancellation deadline for the residence halls has been extended to Aug. 30. For returning and transfer students...

New bookstore program Equitable Access receives backlash from students

Program creator says it will reduce financial inequity, but students and administrators voice concerns about price and obscure opt-out mechanism This article was updated...

UC Davis has the fifth most COVID-19 cases of all UC campuses

American universities lack standardized system to track COVID-19 cases According to a recent survey conducted by The New York Times, more than 6,600 coronavirus cases...

Michael V. Drake named first Black president of the University of California

Drake’s base salary to be 56% higher than current President Janet Napolitano’s, coming in at $890,000 Dr. Michael V. Drake, the current president of Ohio...

Undergraduate students can retroactively switch grading mode for Spring Quarter 2020 classes

Academic Senate announces that current students, regardless of academic standing, and Spring Quarter graduates can switch grading modes for Spring Quarter classes The Academic Senate...