University of California, Merced

#2013 / #584
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#275
Most Desirable School

Public university in Merced, California

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About University of California, Merced

According to Wikipedia, The University of California, Merced is a public land-grant research university in Merced, California, and is the tenth and newest of the University of California campuses. Established in 2005, UC Merced was founded to "address chronically low levels of educational attainment in the region." UC Merced enrolls 8,847 undergraduates and 696 graduates with 63.8% of students receiving Pell Grants, more than 99% of UC Merced students coming from California, and the largest percentage of low-income students from underrepresented ethnic groups in the UC system.

University of California, Merced Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
25,923 85% 69% 1090 22

How Much Does University of California, Merced Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$12,570 $1,530

University of California, Merced's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
9,018 8,294 724

Where is University of California, Merced?

University of California, Merced is located at 5200 North Lake Road, Merced CA 95343-5603

How Safe is University of California, Merced?

Merced has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of California, Merced Known For?

University of California, Merced is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of California, Merced's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of California, Merced's Most Influential Alumni?

University of California, Merced's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Anthropology, and Psychology. Here are some of University of California, Merced's most famous alumni:

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Bishoy S Kamel
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Joel D Mallory
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