Student Resources

Student Resources

Engineering Student Success

What you do beyond the classroom can enrich your life at UC Davis and make you stand out in graduate school, professional school and job applications. Our department, college and university offer several services to support your success as well as a number of opportunities for you to enhance your undergraduate experience, including:

AIChE at UC Davis

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) is the world’s leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with more than 40,000 members from 93 countries. Find out more about the UC Davis chapter!

Chevron Tutoring Program

The Chevron Tutoring Program offers FREE tutoring in key courses offered in the first three years of curriculum in the Chemical and Biochemical Engineering majors.

Computer Recommendations

Student Computer Recommendations can be found here:

Honors Program

The Department of Chemical Engineering and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering offer a joint honors program to a select group of their undergraduate students. The program begins in the students’ second year, focuses on getting them research experience starting their third year and prepares them to produce an undergraduate thesis in their final year.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find out answers to key questions, including information on undergraduate research and internship opportunities.

Orientation Recordings

Fall 2020 First-Year Orientation Session for the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering: 


Fall 2020 Transfer Orientation Session for the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering: