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University of California-Merced Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$60
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
5200 North Lake Road Merced, CA 95343-5603
Phone: (209) 228-4400
General Site: www.ucmerced.edu
Admissions: http://admissions.ucmerced.edu
Application: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/undergrad_adm/apply/apply_online.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Andrew from Merced, CA
  • Jun-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Keep up with your studies and don't be lazy with anything, whether it be homework, chores, or anything else.

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  • Jennifer from Elk Grove, CA
  • May-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Do your research before coming here. Visit a few times and see if this is the place you want to be. NEVER procrastinate EVER! It will be the death of you.

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  • Carissa from San Dimas , CA
  • Mar-30-2014 I am a current student here

    The school has a lot to offer but you have to find it. Get involved and try different things. Try not to judge it to harshly based on the fact that it's still developing. Not all the programs are as well established as other schools, but if you are innovative, you can fell free to start any club or organization yourself and get a lot of funding.

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  • Savannah from Exeter, CA
  • Mar-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Be aware that the campus is located far from the city of Merced. Other than activities on campus, there is not much to do- and that leaves plenty of time to put academics first.

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  • Celeste from Merced, CA
  • Mar-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Read up on all the school information before hand. A lot of people I knew were a little clueless as to how their meal plans or cat dollars worked. Also keep vigilant of your meal fund as it can vanish fairly quickly or you'll be bumming off your friends or eating instant noodles on exam days. Know the hours of operation of the Dinning Commons and plan accordingly, or be left hungry, there is a limited service between breaks but there isn't much variety

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