Photo: squiggles of light along path in the UC Davis arboretum's redwood grove

Beyond the Classroom

During your studies in the UC Davis College of Letters and Science, you will have many opportunities to learn outside of the classroom.

Whether it is studying abroad, pursuing an internship or conducting research, the advantages of pursuing learning outside of the classroom are many. Work and study outside the classroom can help you feel more engaged in your major courses, enhance your understanding within a broader context, widen your job prospects, and can be just plain fun.

The Power of their Internships

In this video, students with majors ranging from statistics to sociology and more share how their internships helped form their career tracks, convinced one she could be a doctor, and prompted another to run for office.