Campaign Progress

Campaign at a Glance

Working goal: $2 billion, the most ambitious university-wide fundraising effort in UC Davis history. Raised to date: $761 million, 38%, as of January 13, 2019. Total donors: 68,699.



Campaign Timeline



Planning (Quiet) Phase: 2016-2020. Campaign Launch: 2020. Public Phase: 2020-2024


Why You Should Donate


Student SuccessTo Enable Student Success

By creating scholarships, career development programs and diversity and community service initiatives.


LightbulbTo Discover Ideas and Innovations

By funding new faculty chairs and professorships and new research infrastructures and facilities.



globeTo Create a Healthier World

By pursing medical research, public health advancements, innovations in agriculture, patient care and animal care.


chnageTo be Part of Something BIG

By investing in interdisciplinary, forward-thinking Big Idea programs and projects that will make a difference at UC Davis and beyond.