GROW Learning Outcomes


Graduate students who attend GROW will be able to :

1.     Know where to go on campus to handle routine business, solve common problems, and deal with difficult situations that might emerge.

2.     Describe appropriate parameters of professional behavior relating to research, teaching, and study as a graduate student.

3.     Develop a plan for the first day of teaching and an approach to the first weeks of study and research.

4.     Demonstrate familiarity with UC Merced policies and procedures, and the implications of those policies and procedures for learning, teaching, research, and service.

5.     Identify social communities available to UC Merced graduate students and recognize their GSA officers and union reps.

Please contact Graduate Division at (209) 228-4723 with any questions or concerns regarding GROW or your transition to graduate studies at UC Merced.


Contact Us

Graduate Admissions:
Phone: (209) 228-4723
Graduate Funding:
Phone: (209) 228-4622
General Inquiries:
Phone: (209) 228-4723
Fax: (209) 228-6906
Mailing Address:
University of California, Merced
ATTN: Graduate Division
5200 N. Lake Road, SSB 310
Merced, CA 95343
University of California, Merced
The first new American research university in the 21st century, with a mission of research, teaching and service.
University of California, Merced
5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343
T: (209) 228-4400
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