About Us


The UC Davis Special Transitional Enrichment Program (STEP) strives to enhance the academic and social experiences of first generation and low-income students from pre-matriculation through the second year of college. STEP aims to facilitate the transition to postsecondary education by maximizing academic and social skills in students through the use of resources needed to achieve personal success.

Vision Statement

For UC Davis to be at the forefront in student retention by systemically supporting the academic and social transition of underrepresented students form pre-matriculation through degree completion.  




2019 STEP PAC Cohort