University of California-Merced

The University of California-Merced is established in and located at Merced, California 95343-5603. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 40 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The University of California-Merced provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Rural: Fringe setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in University of California-Merced consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 11 Subject areas as well as 25 specializations.

Contact Details

5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343-5603
Ph: 2092284400
Fax: 2092284424
Official Website

University of California-Merced
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 70
Graduate application fee
: $ 80

Admissions & Requirements

University of California-Merced Undergraduate application fees is $70 and Graduate application fees $80. Below table’s shows University of California-Merced admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 550
SAT Math 460 590
SAT Writing 440 550
ACT Composite 18 24
ACT English 17 23
ACT Math 19 25

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $11,220 $1,940
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $11,220 $1,940
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $34,098 $1,940
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $11,220 $1,609
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $11,220 $1,609
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $26,322 $1,609

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $14,717 $14,272 $13,720 $12,802
On campus, other expenses $4,217 $3,872 $3,763 $3,630
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,185 $7,109 $7,040 $8,352
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,981 $4,629 $4,512 $4,511
Off campus (with family), other expenses $9,688 $9,283 $9,128 $9,065


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball California Pacific Conference
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track California Pacific Conference

University of California-Merced Majors with degree levels

The University of California-Merced is up with semester based academics that offer 25 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 20 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 11 Majors
  • Master Degree : 9 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation


Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Physical Sciences


Social Sciences

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about University of California-Merced College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of University of California-Merced College.