Resources for Entering Freshmen and Transfers

Freshman and Transfer Orientation

Upon admission to UC Davis, all incoming freshmen and transfer students are expected to attend Orientation. The Orientation program provides essential information and guidance for new students at UC Davis.

Your First Quarter

If you are registering without the benefit of Orientation, or if you want additional information, the videos on this page provide a wealth of information. Our advising office is also open to meet with new students after Orientation has ended. We also have some basic information for Entering Freshmen and Entering Transfer Students that can be of help.

Video: General Education Courses and Requirements


Video: Schedule Builder - How to Register for Classes

Video: Academic Expectations


Video: Grades at UC Davis