Why should I attend UC Merced?

Why should I attend UC Merced?

UC Merced is a special place where intelligent, spirited people gather to learn, grow and reach their highest potentials. Bobcats are people who care about each others’ success and ability to thrive, and care about the world around them. UC Merced is a place where nature touches every part of the campus.

What is interesting about UC Merced?

UC Merced is the only American university with every building on campus environmentally certified. As of summer 2016, we have 17 buildings with LEED certifications for new construction, two certified for operations and maintenance.

What is Merced University known for?

The most popular majors at University of California–Merced include: Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Engineering; Psychology; Social Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Physical Sciences; English Language …

What does UC Merced look for in a student?

First Year Student Selection: How We Review Your Application Demonstrated leadership potential. Volunteer/community service. Participation in special projects or programs. Talents, experiences and interests that will contribute to the vitality and educational environment at UC Merced.

Is UC Merced the worst UC?

The University of California Merced is the lowest-ranked of the UC colleges on our list. It is the most recently established school in the UC system, and the smallest, which is why its academic rankings and student body feedback are less than all of the other schools.

What is the student population for UC Merced?

7 336 (2016)
University of California Merced/Total enrollment

What is the meaning of Merced?

Spanish: from a short form of the Marian name Nuestra Señora de la Merced ‘Our Lady of Grace’, from merced ‘grace’, ‘mercy’.

Does UC Merced require essay?

UC Merced requires you to take the SAT Essay/ACT Writing section. They’ll use this as another factor in their admissions consideration.