Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneC+
- Campus FoodC-
- Student LifeC+
University of California - Merced is ...
NAIA Division II
California Pacific Conference
University of California - Merced Rankings
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High School GPA
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Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.125 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.127 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.127 responses
Most Popular Majors
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 76 responsesReport
Freshmen Live On-Campus
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- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.155 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.176 responses
After University of California - Merced
- Very Good583
It's so convenient for me 'cause I live close by , only 12 miles away , so I do not live there. One thing I do hate about it is that one of my professors has cancelled 4 classes in 2 months. Don't like that.
- 14 days ago
Because it is currently a small campus, the experience is intimate. You are always made to feel vital. The people are always friendly. The campus is away from the city a bit and you feel completely safe. The professors are all very recommended and experienced. The research opportunities are great. You are helped out a lot when looking for internships or graduate schools.
- 15 days ago
UCM has a very eerie sense to it, almost straight out of a serial killers dreams. It's very isolated and surrounded by a large amount of cows, I didn't feel comfortable I felt almost like I was being watched...
- Niche User
- 26 days ago