Application Deadlines

Fall Applications

Available online beginning in early August for entry in the following fall semester (e.g., Fall 2015 application for entry in the Fall 2016 term).

  • The fall application-filing period is Nov. 1 through 30 for the following fall semester. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) on Nov. 30.
  • The fall application review and selection process begins in January. First year student admission decisions are posted in the portal (https://my.ucmerced.edu) in March.

 

Spring Applications

CLOSED FOR SPRING 2015.

Available online beginning in July for entry in the following spring semester (e.g., Summer 2014 application for entry in Spring 2015).

  • The spring application filing period is July 1 through 31. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) on July 31.
  • The spring application review and selection process begins in September. First year student admission decisions are posted in the portal (https://my.ucmerced.edu) in October.

 

Application Notification

You will receive an acknowledgment notice from the UC Application Processor within a week or two of submitting your application. If you do not receive that acknowledgment, contact the UC Application Processor at 800-523-2048 or ucinfo@ucapplication.net

For information on using the online application, visit the University of California Application Website.