University of California, Davis, CAES


The College of Agricultural and Environment Sciences, University of California, Davis is dedicated to solving real-world problems in the agricultural, environmental, and human sciences to produce a better world, healthier lives, and an improved standard of living for everyone.

Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is to promote agricultural, environmental, and social sustainability through research, teaching, and public engagement to meet the challenges of global change in the 21st century.

Strategic Plan

Our academic and strategic plan outlines how we plan to accomplish our mission. Through the plan, we've identified four core priority themes for growth and integration within the college. The four priority themes are as follows:

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Equitable, Healthy Communities Ecosystem Viability and Functionality Meeting the Challenges of Climate Change