The California-Davis University is a public university located in Davis, California. It is one of the ten campuses in the University of California system. It was formally founded in 1959. The undergraduate student government of UC Davis is the Associated Students of UC Davis. UC Davis is renowned for its large number of bicycles and bicyclists and also for its bus service. In 2008 U.S. News and World Report ranked UC Davis as the 12th best public university in the US.