Traditions for Students

The Aggie Traditions program, proudly hosted by the Student Alumni Association, preserves UC Davis traditions traditions, as well as milestones of our outstanding university. 

Students who complete all 50 traditions will be honored with a special medallion to wear at graduation to recognize them as UC Davis tradition keepers.

Completed forms must be submitted to Cal Aggie Alumni Association two weeks prior to graduation.

Download our Aggie Traditions iPhone app or fill out this form and be a part of Aggie Traditions today!

1. Dine at the Coffee House

2. Ride a Unitrans bus

3. Stroll through the Arboretum

4. Visit the dairy cows

5. Shop at the Davis Farmers Market

6. Read The Aggie

7. Take a class at the Experimental College

8. Participate in intramural sports

9. Run in the Stride for Aggie Pride 5k

10. Go bowling at the MU Games Area

11. Dress up for Pajamarino

12. Vote in ASUCD elections

13. Attend Whole Earth Festival

14. Study at Shields Library

15. Wear UC Davis apparel on Aggie Pride Friday

16. Go to a show at the Mondavi Center

17. Tune in to KDVS

18. Spend a sunny day on the Quad

19. Avoid the freshman stripe

20. Attend the annual homecoming football game

21. Find all of the Eggheads on campus

22. Taste some UC Davis olive oil

23. Get a campus job

24. Ride the bike loop

25. Ring the Tavernetti Victory Bell

26. Advocate for UC Davis

27. Stroll down Centennial Walk

28. Take a picture with Gunrock

29. Attend a Student Alumni Association Event

30. Explore Downtown Davis

31. Attend a Threater and Dance Department show

32. Play a game of sardines in the Death Star

33. Cool off at the Rec Pool

34. Give back to UC Davis

35. Enjoy a meal at the Dining Commons

36. Get active at the UC Davis ARC

37. Read along with the Campus Book Project

38. Meet your neighbors at Davis Neighbors' Night Out

39. Join the Aggie Pack

40. Attend a Cultural Days event

41. Visit the UC Davis Student Farm

42. Attend a Meat Lab sale

43. Leave campus (if only for a while)

44. Join a student club

45. Attend a UC Davis Movie Night

46. Dine at the Silo Union

47. Join the fun on Picnic Day

48. Attend an athletics event

49. File for Commencement

50. Create your own tradition