Announcements

Campus Global Theme Schedule of Events Now Live

January 10, 2020
Events include documentary screenings, field trips to farms in the Sacramento region, research presentations, and forums that consider the complexities and importance of food, bringing attention to a variety of topics ranging from nutrition to agriculture, economics to politics, and education to ecosystems.

Travel Announcement: Be Aware of Heightened International Travel Security Concerns

January 08, 2020
Key reminders for travelers: Maintain heightened awareness of your surroundings; Allow extra time for any business at U.S. or Israeli embassies; Ensure that trips are registered, both with UC Davis, which is required per UC Davis policy, and with the U.S. State Department’s STEP program; Avoid all protests or rallies; Check flight status before departing for airports; Maintain awareness of local news and any U.S. State Department warnings.

A Message to Students and Scholars from Iran

January 07, 2020
We are following the news of the continuing conflict between the United States and Iran, and we want to assure you that we are here to support you in any way that we can. 

Joint Statement from the Divisions of Global Affairs and Student Affairs and the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Student Expression

October 15, 2019
In recent weeks and days, we have seen increased discussions and gatherings related to the protests in Hong Kong on our campus. As stated in our campus Principles of Community, “we affirm the right of freedom of expression within our community.” We fully support the open exchange of ideas and expression of perspectives. We are proud that UC Davis is a global campus, with a diverse community of people coming from many different backgrounds and countries, having many different identities, experiences, and perspectives.

UC Davis Global Strategic Plan: Call for Input

October 07, 2019
As the campuswide Global Strategic Planning Committee develops UC Davis' first comprehensive Global Strategic Plan, the entire campus community is invited to submit ideas and strategies related to the many global elements within the goals of “To Boldly Go” through a webform by November 1, 2019.

Statement on Public Charge

September 20, 2019
As you know, here at the University of California, Davis, we are committed to building a diverse community of students, scholars, faculty, and staff. This includes the over 10,000 international students and scholars we welcome to campus from around the world. Changing government rules regarding the definition of persons considered a “public charge” have created much uncertainty among our international community.  We hope that the following summary will provide you with an introduction to this issue.