New Student Information

Welcome to the Statistics Department!

We are excited to welcome you into this amazing and diverse community, and to help you begin your journey to your degree!

Below are resources to help new first-year and transfer students get acquainted with the department and what courses you will be taking in your first quarter. Prior to reviewing this page, you are strongly recommended to complete Aggie 101 online.  Aggie 101 will get you acquainted with how UC Davis is structured, what resources we have to offer, and help you understand your non-major requirements. 

If you have any questions about your major or the Department of Statistics, please contact your major advisor.  


There are staff, faculty, and peer advisors in our department to help you with any questions you have.  Please be sure to reach out if you have any questions. You can learn more about your advisors here.  

Major Programs

The Department of Statistics houses two majors in Statistics and Data Science. You can learn more about our different major options here.