2018 College of Engineering graduates

Points of Pride


4,538 Undergrad Students

1,017 Graduate Students

  • 330 M.S.
  • 687 Ph.D.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Student Organizations

UC Davis Rankings

  • #1 University in the Nation for Inclusiveness, Diversity and Internationalization (QS USA University Rankings, 2021)
  • #1 Campus Sustainability in the U.S. (UI GreenMetric World Ranking, 2019)
  • #1 Best Value College for Women in STEM in the U.S. (Forbes, 2016)
  • #1 U.S. Academic Institution in the Number of Undergraduate Degrees for Minority Students in Biological/Biomedical Sciences and Agriculture (Diverse Issues in Higher Education, 2016)
  • #2 Affordable Elite College in the Nation (Washington Monthly, 2019)
  • #3 Doing the Most for the American Dream (NY Times College Access Index, 2017)
  • #3 Best Biological/Agricultural Engineering Graduate Program in the Nation (U.S. News and World Report)
  • #4 Best College for Your Money (Money Magazine, 2020)
  • #5 Best Public U.S. University (Times Higher Education, 2019)
  • #6 University Nationwide with the Most Students Hired by Top Companies In and Around Silicon Valley (Business Insider, 2015)
  • #8 Best Public University and Most Transformative College in the Country (Money Magazine, 2018)
  • #9 Best Environmental Engineering Graduate Program in the Nation (U.S. News and World Report)
  • #15 Civil and Structural Engineering Program in the Nation (QS World University Rankings, 2021)