Welcome, Parents & Families
At UC Merced, we recognize that the support and encouragement of family members, guidance counselors and educators can make a big difference in helping students consider higher education and apply for college.
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Below you'll find information that will help you and your student get settled into the newest University of California campus.
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Conditions of Admission
Become a Bobcat E-Magazine for Admitted Students
- Issue 1: Next Steps for Admitted Students
- Issue 2: Academics
- Issue 3: Student Involvement and Success
Dates & Deadlines
- View Important dates & deadlines for admitted students
- Visit the Students First Center comprehensive calendar of dates & deadlines
Parent & Family Guide
- 2021-2022 Parent & Family Guide - Coming Soon! (opens in a new window)
New Student Newsletter
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