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 fall 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. 

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The UC Davis Department of Anthropology graduate program attains high student satisfaction reviews on the comparison site.

Students enrolled in the UC Davis doctoral program in anthropology collectively rated us 4.33 on a 5-star scale on the website.

The site is a platform enabling prospective students to make informed choices about graduate education programs based on actual alumni experiences. Students value the UC Davis Graduate Program in Anthropology for its flexibility in meeting the intellectual needs of individual students, the high level of cooperation and collaboration that exists within the graduate student community, and interdisciplinary approaches to scholarship.