Reentry-Specific Programs

Photos of reentry students with text "Welcome to the Reentry Community"

Who are reentry students?

Reentry students are students who identify with one more more of the below groups:

  • Students who are 25 and older
  • Students who have a spouse/partner
  • Student parents
  • Students serving as caregivers for adult family members
  • Students who have taken a break from their education

At UC Davis there are approximately 1,500 undergraduate students ages 25 and older and around 300 student parents.

What programs are offered for reentry students?

Reentry E-Newsletter

To sign up to receive the e-newsletter for reentry students, fill out this online form. Students can also see the archive for the TRC Weekly Brief.

E-newsletter archives:

Reentry Retreat

Flyer for Reentry Retreat


Saturday, January 21, 2022, 9am-4pm in the Student Community Center Multipurpose Room

Students ages 25ish+, student  parents, and students returning from a break in school are all welcome!

Program includes:

  • Catered breakfast and lunch
  • Interactive session on designing a quarter and weekly calendar with Success Coaching and Learning Strategies
  • Resume writing workshop with the Internship and Career Center
  • Networking activities
  • Magic show by the Amasingh Magician
  • Camp program run by UC Davis Youth Programs for children of retreat attendees ages 6+ (attend the retreat while your children attend the camp!) - students with younger children can request an UrbanSitter gift card to pay for a babysitter
  • Gift for all retreat attendees

Registration is now open!  Submit the online form to reserve your spot!  Space is limited to 75 students and 15 children.

Older Wiser Learners (OWLs) Student Organization

OWL's is the Older Wiser Learners Club at UC Davis. It is a non-traditional student organization for all non-traditional students (typically, but limited to 25 years of age or older, married, re-entry, caretakers, and/or parents). We are your hub for socializing with like-minded students, networking, and a great place for building community and sharing resources that cater to non-traditional students. To join, log into Aggie Life and click on Join.