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. 


The Department of Anthropology offers numerous academic enrichment opportunities and recommends potentially constructive connections for undergraduate students.

Honors Program

The Department of Anthropology offers undergraduate students an opportunity to demonstrate their scholarly potential by conducting original research and writing a thesis under the one-on-one guidance of a faculty mentor.

Undergraduate Research

Anthropology undergraduates enjoy a wide range of opportunities to become involved in research.

ANT Variable Unit Form (ANT 99, 198, or 199)

Study Abroad

Through the UC Davis Study Abroad program, students can gain a global perspective by immersing themselves in another culture.


Internships help students better understand their career interests, and frequently to lead to employment opportunities after graduation.

Professional Associations

Professional associations offer opportunities to connect with other people interested in anthropology and to learn more about research and career opportunities at a national or global level.

ANT 192 Internship Form

Study Abroad Courses

Database of study abroad courses and their UC Davis equivalents.