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Envision UC Davis - Program Details

Applying to the UC Davis Envision Program

Envision-ing UC Davis for Grad School Timeline
From April 4-5, 2018, the Envision Program will sponsor a campus visit for students who are interested in pursuing graduate school.

Application Open Date:
February 5, 2018
Application Due Date:
February 19, 2018 by 11:59pm
Applicant Notification Date:
March 5, 2018

2018 Program Agenda

*Subject to change

April 4, 2018  
11:00am -12:00pm Arrive to UC Davis Campus
12:00pm Lunch
12:30pm Welcome from the Dean of Graduate Studies and the Dean of College of Letters and Sciences
12:45pm Graduate Student Panel
1:45pm Break
2:00pm Roundtable Discussions with Faculty
3:15pm Break
3:30pm Graduate School 101
4:30pm Break to check-in at Hotel
5:00pm Reception with Faculty and Graduate Students
6:00pm Dinner with Faculty


April 5, 2018  
7:30am​-8:30am Breakfast on own at the Hotel
8:30am Campus Tour
10:00am Faculty/Department/Lab Tours
12:00pm Lunch at Segundo Dining Commons                                                                                                 
1:00pm Grad Slam!




  • What is the schedule of events?
  • The Envision program is an immersive 1 1/2 days (Wednesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon). Accepted participants should plan to dedicate the entire time to taking advantage of the many elements provided: including department and lab tours, admissions and financial info sessions, networking opportunities, one-to-one faculty meetings, engaging dinners and socials with graduate faculty, alumni, students, and staff, and much more. A finalized detailed schedule will be provided to accepted participants closer to the program date.
  • When will I be notified of my application status?
  • Applicants will receive application status notifications no later than March 5, 2018. After careful review of your application by the committee, you will receive a notice of accepted or denied or waitlisted. 
  • How will I receive updated information regarding the Envision program?
  • Direct correspondence to applicants will be distributed through email. It is important that you provide an email account, which you access regularly, on your application. Once accepted, applicants should check their emails (including spam) frequently between February 19th through April 4th for Envision correspondence. For general information and updates about the Envision program, please check the Envision website

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