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

Reentry Retreat Flyer

UC Davis Reentry Retreat: Journey to Discovery

Dine | Unwind | Connect | Win

Saturday, January 20, 2024


Student Community Center Multi-Purpose Room

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

Retreat includes breakfast and lunch, retreat t-shirt, networking opportunities, Internship and Career Center workshop, scavenger hunt, one-day camp for children ages 6+ of student parents, and a chance to win great raffle prizes

Priority registration by Monday, January 8 to guarantee t-shirt size and spots at the children's camp; continued registration open until Saturday, January 20:

Sponsored by the Transfer and Reentry Center; Funded through a grant from COSAF

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.