Cadet Academy

Cadet Academy students

Cadet Academy


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The UC Davis Cadet Academy is a great opportunity for UC Davis juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent UCD graduates interested in law enforcement, forensics, criminology and array of other related professions.

The Police Cadet program provides all participants with training and experience, prior to attending a police academy. Desire to work in Law Enforcement is not required.

After a selection process, the cadet(s) will be offered paid positions as Police Officer Trainees and attend the Sacramento Police Academy. Upon completion of the police academy, the cadet(s) can be hired (if positions are available) as full Police Officers for the UC Davis Police Department. 

This program is for UCD students ONLY.

Cadet Academy Schedule*:

January 9 to April 24, 2021

Every Tuesday: Physical fitness from 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Every Thursday: Classroom from 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Every Saturday: Classroom from 9:00am to 4:00pm

 *Times are approximate according to the activity

For more information contact:

Myra Abshire

Email:, Telephone: (530) 752-7029


Officer Mikio McCulloch 

Email:, Telephone: (530) 754-1524