College Mom Magazine

College Mom Magazine: Supporting Student Parents in College

Featured College: University of California at Davis

Ranking

 UC Davis is highly ranked  according to U.S. News & World Report.  The Wall Street Journal rated UC Davis as the sixth-best public university in the United States  (2017).  

Academics

102 undergraduate majors 

99 graduate programs 

20:1 undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio



Tuition

In-state tuition: $14, 643 (twice our last featured college, John Jay College in New York City, where in-state tuition and fees are $7,070 (2017-18); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,940(2017-18). Out of state UC Davis: $43, 458. Be sure to establish residency as soon as possible.

Housing

This is why UC Davis is a featured college: they take section 8 in family housing. Contact:

  

160 Student Housing
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

(530) 752-2033


  

Solana Park family housing residents page

http://housing.ucdavis.edu/prospective/general_info_parks.asp


If you are a California resident and have Section 8, this may be a great school for you.


Support for Student Parents

Good support at UC Davis:

  

Student Parent Resource page including childcare funding assistance information:
http://worklife-wellness.ucdavis.edu/family_care/student_parent_resources/index.html

Childcare

 There are five child care centers on the UC Davis campus. The Early childhood lab school is associated with the Department of Human and Community Development. The Law School operates a coop for law students. The other three centers, Hutchison, LaRue Park and Russell Park are operated by third party vendors located on campus. 

http://worklife-wellness.ucdavis.edu/family_care/children/childcareoptions.html


Financial assistance for childcare:

 http://worklife-wellness.ucdavis.edu/family_care/student_parent_resources/index.html