|FALL 2018||SPRING 2019|
|Housing||Housing application opens||March 1, 2018||TBD|
|First year priority housing application deadline||May 7, 2018||-|
|Transfer priority housing application deadline||June 5, 2018||-|
|Official room assignments and move-in details available||Aug. 10, 2018||-|
|New Student Orientation||Signups begin||April 21, 2018||TBD|
|Priority Orientation registration deadline||June 1, 2018||-|
|Course Registration||Your academic advisor will send information about placement exams to your UC Merced email address.||Mid-May 2018||TBD|
Your academic advisor will email additional registration resources.
|Late May to Early June 2018||-|
Online class registration for incoming first year and transfer students
|June 20-22, 2018||-|
|Financial Aid||March 2, 2018||March 2, 2018|
Deadline to submit supporting documents requested by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships and to complete all requirements listed in your checklist at my.ucmerced.edu
|June 1, 2018||Dec. 1, 2018|
Official transcripts must be postmarked or electronically submitted to the Office of Admissions.
|July 1, 2018||Jan. 6, 2019|
Official test scores are due in the Office of Admissions.
|July 15, 2018||Jan. 6, 2019|
|Statement of Legal Residence (SLR)||
If this online questionnaire to verify California residency is listed in your checklist at my.ucmerced.edu, you must submit it.
|June 1, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018|
Must be completed by 4 p.m. Check your UC Merced email for more information.
|Oct. 1 - March 2||TBD|
|Health Insurance Waiver||
Waiver application opens at my.ucmerced.edu
|May 1, 2018||Nov. 12, 2018|
Deadline to submit waiver
|Aug. 1, 2018||Jan. 8, 2019|
Late waiver deadline with $50 fee
|Aug. 9, 2018||Jan. 16, 2019|
|Fee Payment Deadline||
Tuition and housing fees must be paid at MyBill at my.ucmerced.edu
|Aug. 15, 2018||Jan. 16, 2018|
Students will receive an email with their assigned move-in time.
|Aug. 18-19, 2018||Jan. 13, 2019|
|Proof of Immunization||
All incoming students are required to provide proof of immunization against Hepatitis B and prove vaccination and/or immunity to certain diseases. Visit the MyHealth section on the myhealth.ucmerced.edu portal.
|Aug. 22, 2018||Jan. 22, 2019|
Online textbook reservation begins at bookstore.ucmerced.edu.
|June 26, 2018||Dec. 16, 2018|
Online textbook reservation closes.
|Aug. 16, 2018||Jan. 17, 2019|
|Instruction Begins||Aug. 22, 2018||Jan. 22, 2019|