Merced, CA
University of California-Merced


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Recent Reviews

Christian
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I believe the University of California Merced is a good campus and a good place for many young adults who wish to further the...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I believe the University of California Merced is a good campus and a good place for many young adults who wish to further their education to attend. My only real complaint is the lack of city life is not present. I come from a big city in San Francisco and Merced does not offer that environment.

Karla
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My experience of the University of California-Merced is amazing because of the education and student life on campus. Educatio...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My experience of the University of California-Merced is amazing because of the education and student life on campus. Education is very important to me and my University has so many opportunities that allow me to have the very best learning. The class sizes are not extremely large, which allows me to focus more on the professor and the professor's have office hours that we are all welcome to go to when we need more explanation on the subject. My University also has many educational clubs that allow receive help from other students on certain classes that you may be struggling with. The student life on campus is also very awesome because many of the students there are nice and you will never feel like you are alone. Overall the University of California-Merced is an amazing school.

Priscilla
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When first visiting UC Merced, the first impression it gives is how small the campus is compared to other well known Universi...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

When first visiting UC Merced, the first impression it gives is how small the campus is compared to other well known Universities in California. What I love about UC Merced is the countless opportunities of doing research, publishing, going to conferences, etc. It's as simple as asking a question a professor and you're on the road to million more opportunities.

What is your overall opinion of this school?

When first visiting UC Merced, the first impression it gives is how small the campus is compared to other well known Universities in California. What I love about UC Merced is the countless opportunities of doing research, publishing, going to conferences, etc. It's as simple as asking a question a professor and you're on the road to million more opportunities.

Maya
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really enjoy being at UC Merced. While it was intimidating at first, I gradually got to know more people. It's really easy ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really enjoy being at UC Merced. While it was intimidating at first, I gradually got to know more people. It's really easy as everyone is so nice. There's a lot of different clubs to join and I'd highly recommend getting involved. I like that the marketplace allows you to use your meal plan there.

gabriela
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I enjoy how peaceful it is I have come accustomed to how different it is from other colleges I'm in love with it. The serenit...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I enjoy how peaceful it is I have come accustomed to how different it is from other colleges I'm in love with it. The serenity that I get from just being there helps me from feeling some type of homesick. I enjoy the views of the sky and how beautiful it is to be outside. Although the campus might not be as big I enjoy just how it is and am glad that there will be renovations. The library is my favorite place and its cool that I get to meet different people.

Cifriana Mina
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As a college freshman attending the school, I don't have any solid opinions of the school overall. However, from what I exper...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

As a college freshman attending the school, I don't have any solid opinions of the school overall. However, from what I experienced I could say that the school does its job well when it comes to education, and it is a nice community. There are people who are willing to talk and there are many opportunities to find a group for you.

Isabella
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I like UC Merced a lot. I came from a big city to this rural town, which was a big change for me, but after about a month I g...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I like UC Merced a lot. I came from a big city to this rural town, which was a big change for me, but after about a month I got used to it and I enjoy my time on and off-campus. The campus itself is small, even with the current expansion plans, which I like. The small size or the campus and classes allows for more meaningful relationships to grow. It's easy to find a group to connect with, and friendships made here are strong. While they could definitely update the older dorm building interiors and amenities, it's still nice to have everything on campus within a reasonable distance.

Betsabeth
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It is an okay school, I UCs are meant to be difficult but there is something about the life on this campus that kind of bores...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is an okay school, I UCs are meant to be difficult but there is something about the life on this campus that kind of bores you. I like the life off campus more than on campus, even though I have never lived on campus. It was my second choice of school because of the distance from my home town, not too far not too close. The accessibility of the professors makes communication easy and seems like they genuinely care about the problems happening. I do notice that there are not as many pre-medicine clubs, most are fraternities or sororities which makes me slightly uneasy because I am not one to join either so I wonder how will I get more information about the career I want to go into. I appreciate all the services they provide and how accessible they are to me even though I am off campus.

Jocelyn
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This school is great if you want to graduate on time and debt free. The cost of living is very low and there are numerous sch...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school is great if you want to graduate on time and debt free. The cost of living is very low and there are numerous scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The professors are excellent and the class sizes are not too big. The facilities are still very new and the campus is expanding. This really is an excellent school to get a UC education at an affordable price.

Esmeralda
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If you are an individual who enjoys city-life, going out with friends, and overall enjoys night life, UCM is NOT for you. But...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

If you are an individual who enjoys city-life, going out with friends, and overall enjoys night life, UCM is NOT for you. But if you are someone who enjoys small-town things and appreciates what it has to offer, UCM might be for you. From personal experience, I am a big city person, and thus I had to find out the hard way that UCM was indeed not the scene for me. But it might be for you!

Details

  • Enrollment
  • 6,815
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $13,262
  • Acceptance rate
  • 74%

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