Management and business economics major Christopher Bernal is leaving a legacy at UC Merced, as the first student to establish an endowed sc
Ke-Myrion Anderson had never set foot on college campus before he spent a week at UC Merced in July.
This weekend, more than 900 degree candidates are expected to take part in the 11th commencement ceremonies at University of California, Merced, and commemorate the hard work that led to their momentous day.
“Commencement marks a significant milestone in a student's life,” Chancellor Dorothy Leland said. “It signifies the beginning of a new journey and the start of a lifelong affiliation with UC Merced as an alumnus.”
In high school, Domonique Jones knew she wanted to go to college. She also knew it wasn’t going to be easy.
David Do sits in his office in Washington, D.C. — nearly 3,000 miles from UC Merced — reflecting on the path he’s cut for himself.
Jefferson Kuoch-Seng is now the official voice for the University of California’s roughly 240,000 students — the first UC Merced student ever to serve in that role.