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University of California-Merced is a Public, 4 years college located in Merced, California. UC Merced ranked 164th in National Universities and 37th in California Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 9,018 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. UC Merced's acceptance rate is 87.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of California-Merced is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
|Address||5200 North Lake Road, Merced, CA 95343-5603|
|Net Price Calculator||finaidcalc.ucmerced.edu/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship|
The acceptance rate of University of California-Merced is 87.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 10.00%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $105 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||87.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||10.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$70|
|Graduate Application Fees||$105|
Tuition & Fees
UC Merced's 2022 tuition & fees is $13,657 for California residents and $43,411 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,207 for California residents and $28,309 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$13,657||$43,411|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$13,207||$28,309|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 9,018 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 8,077 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UC Merced has 8,276 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 742 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||55 Programs|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|