The University of California application for the fall semester opens Aug. 1. First year and transfer students can file their application between Nov. 1 and 30.
Transfer students seeking a Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) for the fall must apply for a TAG between Sept. 1 and 30, then apply for admission to UC Merced by Nov. 30.
Applicants are expected to be aware of all requirements and to submit all required information on time. Fee waivers are available to qualified applicants who would not otherwise be able to apply for admission. Prospective students can apply for a waiver within the online application and be notified immediately if they qualify.
For information, contact the UC Merced Office of Admissions.