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Following the campus guidelines for Coronavirus all UC Davis classes, lectures, seminars, labs and discussion sections will move to virtual instruction and remain virtual through the end of spring quarter 2020, including final exams. Given this, the department’s administrative functions have moved to remote work conditions. To contact staff members of the department via e-mail or phone, please go to our administrative staff contact page. 

Grading that differs from U.S. standards

I'm an international student and the grading system at my university is different from the U.S. grading system. Do I need to try to figure out a GPA on a 4.00 scale?


No. Just leave the GPA space on the admission application blank. Many applicants are international students from universities different grading systems that differ from those in the U.S. When we review your transcripts, we will see and consider the grading scale noted on them.