Webinars

2017 Webinars

The Office of Admissions will host a variety of informative online webinars this spring, where you can hear from students, faculty and staff to learn more about UC Merced.

Can't make it to the webinar you're interested in?  All of the live sessions will be recorded and available 24 hours after the event.

If this is your first time attending a webinar, we encourage you to visit the webinar setup and troubleshooting page.

 

All webinars will begin at 6 p.m. PDT, unless otherwise specified.

Date Title

Spring 2017

 

March 14 (Rescheduled)

6 - 7 p.m.

You've Been Admitted ... What's Next?

Learn about the next steps in the admission process, upcoming Office of Admissions events, and how to submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) to commit to becoming a Bobcat.

March 21

6 - 7 p.m.

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award

Learn about the various types of financial aid (grants, scholarships, work study and loans), the estimated costs to attend UC Merced, and how to compare different offers. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to answer your questions.

March 22

6 - 7 p.m.

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award (in Spanish)

Learn about the various types of financial aid (grants, scholarships, work study and loans), the estimated costs to attend UC Merced, and how to compare different offers. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to answer your questions.

April 4

(Rescheduled)

6 - 7 p.m.

 

Degree Attainment for Transfer and Returning Scholars (DARTS)

The Degree Attainment for Returning and Transfer Scholars (DARTS) program is a supportive community designed for incoming transfer students.

Hear from current UC Merced transfer students about their transfer experience, what life is like as a UC Merced student, and how UC Merced is preparing them for a career after graduation.

April 5

6 - 7 p.m.

Pathway to Career Success

Come hear about the vision and competitive strategies that the UC Merced Center for Career and Professional Advancement has for you. Interested in internships? Want to know about career pathways? What is an MBTI? Find out how UC Merced is training the next generation of leaders, scientists, engineers and business professionals.

April 12

6 - 7 p.m.

Guardian Scholars Program

This event is specially geared toward former foster youth to inform them about the services and programs available to them through UC Merced's Guardian Scholars Program.

April 13

6 - 7 p.m.

Undocumented and Admitted to UC Merced

The presentation will go over students’ next steps for securing financial aid, registering for housing, getting health care coverage and more. You also can learn how to access the services available to undocumented students at UC Merced.

A Q&A with current undocumented students will take place after the presentation, when they will answer any questions you have.

April 18 
6 - 7 p.m.

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award (in Spanish)

Learn about the various types of financial aid (grants, scholarships, work study and loans), the estimated costs to attend UC Merced, and how to compare different offers. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to answer your questions.

April 19

6 - 7 p.m.

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award

Learn about the various types of financial aid (grants, scholarships, work study and loans), the estimated costs to attend UC Merced, and how to compare different offers. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to answer your questions.

April 20

6 - 7 p.m.

Fiat Lux Scholars Program

The Fiat Lux Scholars Program was designed specifically to help first-generation, income-eligible students transition from high school to UC Merced. By participating in the program, you can enhance your development (academic, career, personal/social) and professional growth with the assistance of the Fiat Lux professional staff and student staff.

April 27

6 - 7 p.m.

You've Been Admitted ... What's Next?

Learn about the next steps in the admission process, upcoming Office of Admissions events, and how to submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) to commit to becoming a Bobcat.

April 27

8 - 9 p.m.

You've Been Admitted ... What's Next?

Learn about the next steps in the admission process, upcoming Office of Admissions events, and how to submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) to commit to becoming a Bobcat.

 

Date Title

Fall 2016

 

November 30

6 p.m. - midnight

Play Webinar

Last Minute Application Help Chat

Live chat with UC Merced Admissions advisors and get your questions about the UC application answered!

November 22

Play Webinar

UC Application Tips

This workshop will teach you how to best present yourself on the UC application. 

November 15

Play Webinar

Personal Insight Questions

These free response essay questions are your chance to tell us more about yourself, your academic journey and your passions. Learn how you can use your responses to present yourself to the University of California.

November 8

Play Webinar

Personal Insight Questions

These free response essay questions are your chance to tell us more about yourself, your academic journey and your passions. Learn how you can use your responses to present yourself to the University of California.

October 27 

Play Webinar

Applying to UC as Non-resident/International

Learn how you can study at the University of California, Merced! We will discuss majors offered, admission requirements, needed documentation, campus life, housing and the student resources and services available to international and out of state students at UC Merced. An Admissions advisor will be available to answer your questions when the presentation is over. View the slide deck here.

October 25

Play Webinar

Transfer Student Panel 

Hear from current UC Merced transfer students about their transfer experience, what life is like as a UC Merced student, and how UC Merced is preparing them for a career after graduation.

October 18

Play Webinar

Student Panel

Hear from current UC Merced students about their experience in clubs & organizations, undergraduate research, campus jobs, classes and more! Ask them those questions that are keeping you up at night!

September 27 

Play Webinar

UC Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG)

This workshop will discuss how to qualify for the TAG program at UC Merced, and the procedure to submit a TAG. UC Merced Transfer Admissions staff will be available to answer questions after the presentations.

 

Need help getting a webinar to work?  Visit our webinar setup and troubleshooting page.

Additional questions? Please contact Dustin Noji at dnoji@ucmerced.edu.