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Visiting UC Davis.


UC DAVIS  |  National Innovators Forum — Entrepreneurship Academy


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Hotel Accommodations

Hyatt Place UC Davis
173 Old Davis Road Extension | Davis, California 95616

The Hyatt Place UC Davis is conveniently located on the beautiful UC Davis campus. 

To book a room call 530.756.9500 or 1.888.492.8847 or go to Hyatt Place

For an expanded list of hotels in Davis and beyond, click here.

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Traveling to Davis

UC Davis is located on or near several key routes of travel. The campus is located on a major Interstate freeway, 3 miles from an Amtrak station and 15 miles from the Sacramento International Airport. Several bus lines run on and to the campus and the City of Davis from surround areas. Oakland International Airport and San Francisco International Airport are within 80 miles of UC Davis. Click here for details.

Airport | Click here for Google Maps directions from Sacramento International Airport to the UC Davis campus.

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If you are not staying at the Hyatt Place Hotel, we suggest leaving your car in the Gateway Parking Structure, a short walk to the academy venue. Click here for directions.

UC Davis campus parking is handled via the ParkMobile app.

  • Visit the App Store and download the ParkMobile app onto your phone.
  • Create an account using your credit card information.
  • When you arrive on campus and park, look for the signs posted in the lot with the zone code.
  • Open the ParkMobile app. Click on "Park" and add the zone code. Then select "Search." 
  • Select the correct zone and click on "Proceed to Checkout."
  • Add your license plate number to your account.
  • The checkout screen will show the duration your space will be reserved. You can change the time by selecting "Change."
  • If everything is correct, select "Start Parking."

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Campus and Surrounding Areas

UC Davis offers the resources of a world-renowned university in a quientessential college town. Our neighboring metropolitan areas offer diverse entertainment and cultural opportunities.

Mediterranean Climate | Dry summers, mild winters, 267 days of sunshine each year. Average annual temperature of 73° F / 23° C

Easy Distances | Our academy venue is just a five-minute walk from the Hyatt Place hotel and approximately 10 minutes walking radius from the center of campus. The shops, hotels, eateries, galleries and parks of downtown Davis are just a short walk from campus. Click here to explore our campus.

City of Davis | Click here for Davis attractions.

Surrounding Area | Located in the heart of California, UC Davis is only 15 miles from downtown Sacramento and about an hour’s drive from SanFrancisco, Napa Valley and Lake Tahoe. Click on the links below for more information.

Yolo County Visitor’s Bureau  |  California Travel & Tourism Commission  |  Napa Valley Information  |  San Francisco Visitors Bureau  |  Lake Tahoe Visitors Bureau