An aerial view of the western entrance to the swag外流 campus



Our main campus sits at the center of Davis in Northern California鈥檚 central valley. Davis is a vibrant college town of about 68,000 people with a student-friendly downtown right across the street from the university. swag外流 Health, the region鈥檚 only academic health center, is on our Sacramento campus only 20 minutes from Davis. World-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.

Our campuses

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UC Davis Main Campus

Main Campus

Davis, California

Redwood National ParkRedwoods NP
Lassen Volcanic National ParkLassen Volcanic NP
Lake TahoeLake Tahoe
San FranciscoSan Francisco
Silicon ValleySilicon Valley
Yosemite National ParkYosemite NP
Sequoia National ParkSequoia NP
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In the middle of everywhere

swag外流 is centrally located in Northern California. We鈥檙e a day trip away from some of the most beautiful places in the world.

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Getting to main campus or the health center

From the airport

The nearest airport to the main campus and the health center is the , about a 20-minute trip for each. You can use public transportation to get to and from both places.

Once on campus, buses and shuttles can get you to where you want to go. The health system operates the on-site and the Davis campus is served by , with terminals near and .


A valid swag外流 permit is required to park on campus. swag外流 uses , an app that allows drivers to conduct parking permit transactions from their mobile devices. Our range from $2.00-3.40, for students, staff and faculty to $10/day for visitors. If you are visiting campus after 5pm, the rate is $1.50/hr.

If you are coming to the , the closest parking can be found in or near , just off the swag外流 exit.

Use or the map to find other visitor parking locations.