Admissions Information

The application fee is $70 for applying undergraduate school and $120 for graduate school at University of California-Merced. The next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$120
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master, Doctoral (Research)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2022-23, the acceptance rate is 89.00% and the yield is 9.00%. 14,380 men and 15,540 women applied to UC Merced and 12,654 men and 14,141 women students were accepted.
Among them, 1,265 men and 1,131 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2022). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Rate 89.00%88.00%91.00%
Yield 9.00%10.00%8.00%
Data source: NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: June 24, 2023)

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, and Personal statement or essay to its applicants.
The SAT and ACT test score is not considered in admission process at UC Merced. The english proficiency test is reqired .
The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply University of California-Merced.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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UC Merced Admission Requirements
SAT / ACTNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic,WISC-III,etc)Neither required nor recommended
English Proficiency TestRequired
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Work experienceConsidered but not Required
Personal statement or essayRequired
Legacy statusNeither required nor recommended

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