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Graduate Admission Application Open Starting September 12

The UC Davis online graduate application for the 2018-2019 academic year is now open. A leader across a wide variety of academic disciplines, UC Davis offers professional schools in business management, education, law, medicine and nursing, and is the only UC with a school of veterinary medicine. UC Davis is ranked second in the world for teaching and research in agriculture and forestry and first for veterinary sciences by QS World University Rankings.

Professor Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor, new Associate Dean of Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

Graduate Studies Welcomes Two New Associate Deans

Professor Ellen Hartigan-O’Connor has been named our new Acting Associate Dean for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars and Professor Duncan Temple Lang will serve as Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Programs.

Portrait of Maria Garcia, External Fellowships Analyst for UC Davis Graduate Studies

Meet the Staff: Maria Garcia, External Fellowships Analyst

External fellowships are those offered by private foundations, government agencies, and corporations.  A variety of support is given, from one-time awards to multi-year support.  Aside from the obvious financial benefit, receipt of external funding exemplifies excellence in research, writing and scholarship. The External Fellowships Analysts help facilitate the external fellowships process, from pre-award application review to award closeout.