The University of California application for Fall 2018 opens Aug. 1, 2016.
Students seeking Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) must submit their application between Sept. 1 and Sept. 30, 2017.
All other applicants, including first-time freshmen may file from Nov. 1 through Nov. 30, 2017.
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 may apply for a waiver within the online application and will be notified immediately if they qualify.
For information, contact the UC Merced Office of Admissions.