Students

Meet the Class of 2016- Freshmen

Demographics

  • The Class of 2016 was selected from a pool of 1,142 (925 Females and 217 Males) applicants.
  • The Class consisted of 105 females and 33 males for a total of 138 upon admissions.
  • The ethnicity distribution was as follows:
    • 15 Asian/Other Asian
    • 94 Caucasian
    • 9 Hispanic/Mexican American/Other Spanish
    • 6 Multi-Ethnic
    • 2 Pacific Islander
    • 12 Declined to state
  • The average entry ages was 24 with a range of 20 years of age to 45.
  • Upon entry, students displayed the following interests in veterinary medicine:
    • 62 - small animal
    • 11 - equine
    • 6   - mixed
    • 12 - wildlife
    • 5   - large animal
    • 2   - lab animal
    • 6   - small/equine
    • 9   - research
    • 5   - avian/exotics
    • 6   - food animal
    • 12  - zoo
    • 1   - dairy

Academics

  • The average GPA was 3.63 with a 3.54 in the required sciences and a 3.72 in the last 45 semester units.
  • The average GRE scores were as follows:
    • Verbal- 80% (574 scaled score)
    • Quantitative - 76% (701 scaled score)
    • Analytical Writing - 67% (4.55 scaled score)

Educational Background Upon Entry

  • Undergraduate Colleges:
    • 35 from the University of California, Davis
    • 26 from the University of California
    • 26 from the California State University
    • 13 from other colleges within the state of California
    • 38 from out-of-state universities
  • Degrees at the end of Spring Term 2012
    • 3 - No Degree
    • 135 - Bachelor's Degree
    • 8 - Master's Degrees
    • 1 - PhD/Professional Degree