Information for Applicants

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Whether you’re in Sacramento, Davis, or beyond, you have a chance to join a community of thinkers, healers, and visionaries.

To get started on your new journey, please click on either the UC Davis or UC Davis Health to learn more about the application process:

APPLYING TO UC DAVIS

The Application Process

UC Davis’ job search allows interested candidates to search and apply to open staff, research, and health positions. This information provides an overview of our application process and includes tips that will help prepare you before beginning the online process.


Using the UC Davis Career Opportunities Site

  • Before beginning your online application process, gather your employment history, education history and any requested documents (i.e. cover letter, resume, etc.).
  • The system will log you out after 60 minutes of inactivity, so be sure to save your progress periodically.
  • Create a username and password to begin your online application. After you have completed and saved your online application you may then proceed to apply for jobs.
  • You may only submit one application for each job posting.
  • Applicant Checklist

Applicant Status

To view the status of your application, log into the Career Opportunities system. After logging in, your status will appear on the homepage. As your application moves through the online process the status may change for each position. Below is a list of statuses and what they mean:

  • Not Qualified - System disqualifies.
  • HR Received - Your application has been received in Human Resources.
  • In Progress/In Process - The job posting is still open and based on your skills/qualifications, you may or may not be contacted for an interview. 
  • Position Filled - Another candidate has been hired.
  • Position Withdrawn - The job posting has been cancelled and applications will no longer be accepted.

If you have any questions, please email applicanthelp@ucdavis.edu


Accessibility for Applicants Who Require Accommodation
 

UC Davis strives to make our Careers site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility or need assistance completing the application process, please email us at applicanthelp@ucdavis.edu

Applicant Resources:

APPLYING TO UC DAVIS HEALTH

The Application Process

Thank you for your interest in employment at UC Davis Health! The online job search allows interested candidates to search and apply to open health, executive, and staff positions. This information provides an overview of our application process and includes guides that will help prepare you during the online process.

New Applicants

New candidates will need to register online to apply for open positions. We recommend using Internet Explorer version 7 or greater when applying.

Current UC Davis Health Employees

For UC Davis Health employees interested in other positions, please use your PeopleSoft account to view and apply for jobs. We recommend using Internet Explorer version 7 or greater when applying.


Applicant Status

Below is a list of general job statuses and what they mean:

  • 020-Applied - The position is open for applications
  • 050-Route - Selected applicants have been routed for consideration
  • 060-Interview - Selected applicants have been invited for an interview
  • 070-Offer - The position has a pending offer
  • 080-Ready to Hire - The position has an accepted offer
  • 100-Hold - The position has been placed on hold
  • 110-Filled/Closed - The position has been filled
  • 120-Cancelled - The position has been cancelled
  • 200-Withdraw - The position has been withdrawn