engineering

Freshman Decision Day 2018

Be sure to stop by your department table to meet your department chair, major advisor, and other from your department. Photo: Lucy Knowles/UC Davis.

By Bonnie Dickson

DAVIS, Calif.; March 30, 2018 – The UC Davis College of Engineering faculty, staff, student organizations and design teams look forward to welcoming incoming freshmen students on Saturday, April 7 for Decision Day 2018. The event is a free one-day program for admitted students and their families to experience campus life and discover what UC Davis offers.

Discover what it means to be an engineering major, meet your department and learn about the dozens of opportunities to get involved through our many engineering student clubs and organizations here at UC Davis. Below are some of the activities that will be offered by the College of Engineering.

ENGINEERING TOURS

BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1131 Kemper Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1131 Kemper Hall

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1007 Giedt Hall

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1003 Giedt Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1003 Giedt Hall

BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1006 Giedt Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1006 Giedt Hall

MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1062 Bainer Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1062 Bainer Hall

CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation

11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1001 Giedt Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1001 Giedt Hall

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Student Tech Demonstration
10 am – 12:15 pm
1065 Kemper Hall

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1127 Kemper Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1127 Kemper Hall

MECHANICAL AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING
Faculty Presentation

11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1002 Giedt Hall
Lab Tour
12:30 – 1:30 pm
1002 Giedt Hall

OPEN HOUSES

Student Startup Center Open House
10:00 am –  12:15 pm
1122 Bainer Hall
Housed in the College of Engineering but open to to all students across campus, the Student Startup Center is a dedicated on-campus space where entrepreneurial students can gather to unleash their creative potential by facilitating ideation, prototyping their ideas, and ultimately, collaborating on technology start-up projects.  Join us for hands-on activities!

Student Organizations & Club Tables
10:00 am –  12:15 pm
Kemper Hall Courtyard*
Hear about opportunities to get involved with student clubs, including the American Society of Civil Engineers, Baja SAE Design Team, Biomedical Engineering Society, Chicano & Latino Engineers & Scientists Society (CALESS), Chem-E Car Design Team, and Computer Science Club.
*Weather permitting. If raining, these activities will relocate to the Ghausi Hall Lobby.

#FUTUREENGINEER Photo Booth
10:00 am – 12:15 pm
Kemper Hall rear lobby
Stop by our photo booth in Kemper Hall, grab a prop, and snap a photo commemorating Decision Day 2018.  Photos will be shared on the College of Engineering Facebook page.

Biomedical Engineering students commemorate Decision Day 2017 at our #FutureEngineer photo booth. Photo: Reeta Asmai/UC Davis.