Visiting UC Merced is the best way to gain first hand knowledge of our academic programs, housing and student life. We host several on-campus and off-campus events throughout the year for admitted students. We invite you to join us for the chance to find out what makes our campus so special.
Summer 2022 Webinars
Throughout the summer, we are offering a number of webinars to help incoming students like you prepare for your UC Merced journey. Join us online to find about housing, academic advising, registering for classes and more!
Bobcat Day is our biggest event of the spring! Come see UC Merced at its liveliest and take a tour of campus, meet with faculty, attend presentations from each of our academic schools, talk to Financial Aid and Admissions staff, discover student clubs and organizations, and much more.
Become a Bobcat Webinars
Join our evening sessions to learn about resources and opportunities available to UC Merced students, our academic programs, student life and more. Missed a session or want to review it again? Not to worry, we will post recordings within a week of the event happening.
Virtual Fall 2022 First-Year Admitted Student Celebration
Congratulations, you’re admitted! Kickoff your admission to the University of California, Merced by celebrating with the campus community. Hear what it means to become a Bobcat from campus leadership and current students and discover the benefits of attending UC Merced. We will share upcoming admitted student events, important dates and deadlines, and what to expect as you prepare for Fall 2022.
Virtual Fall 2022 Transfer Student Celebration
When: May 4, 2022
Congratulations, you’re admitted! Kickoff your admission to the University of California, Merced by celebrating with the campus community. Hear what it means to become a Bobcat from campus leadership and current students and discover the benefits of attending UC Merced. We will share upcoming admitted student events, important dates and deadlines, and what to expect as you prepare for the Fall.
Transfer Day is intended to provide admitted transfer students with the information they need to be successful at UC Merced in the fall. As an admitted transfer student, you and your family are invited to: Go on a campus tour, learn more about UC Merced next steps, hear about the transfer student experience from current Transfer Students, and much more! Register for Transfer Day now!
Next Step Presentations for Admitted Students
Newly admitted First Year students and Transfer students are invited to join one of our Next Steps presentations. These presentations will go over how to access your CONNECT platform with UC Merced and important dates and deadlines for new students. You'll also be able to ask questions to admission staff who can help you navigate this next phase in your enrollment journey to UC Merced.
Regional Admissions Receptions
When: April 1 - 3, 2022
Where: Sacramento, Santa Clara, Los Angeles
Admitted first year students can learn about the remarkable opportunities that await them at the newest UC campus during special events in Sacramento, Santa Clara and Los Angeles.