In the Community

UC Davis Fire on the Frontlines of Vaccinating the Campus

February 23, 2021
The UC Davis Fire Department’s student EMTs and firefighters are seeing emotion on both sides of the needle at the Davis campus’s COVID-19 vaccine clinic where the fire personnel are administering the bulk of the shots.


“I had two people who were beginning to tear up because they were just so excited and that it was the light at the end of the tunnel,” said student EMT Rachael Ramirez, a senior majoring in sociology. “This vaccine for many brings a lot of hope. So many people have suffered and so many people are still suffering, so anything I can do to help, I will.”

UC Davis Fire Takes Valentines Fun to the UC Davis Childrens Hospital

February 06, 2020

On February 6th UC Davis Fire Department (UCDFD) personnel gathered bags full of valentine decorations and joined our friends at the UC Davis Medical Center for a special crafting event. Fire Engineer Corrie Beall planned and coordinated the event for the second year in a row to bring smiles to kids currently receiving treatment at the UC Davis Children's hospital. Along with making valentines for the kids participating in the craft time, UCDFD fire personnel made cards for others throughout the hospital to be delivered.

Fire Day on the Quad - Oct. 9

September 27, 2019
A fun-filled, educational day focused on all things fire prevention and safety. Join UC Davis firefighters and all their cool trucks out on the Quad during Fire Prevention Week on Wednesday, Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.