Graduate applications for the 2018/2019 academic year will be considered starting in Fall 2017. The electronic application can be accessed through our Online Application System.
The general deadline for receipt of applications for admission to UC Merced graduate programs is January 15th, 2018. As noted below, some programs will continue to accept applications past January 15 depending on space available, but financial support may not be avilable for later applicants. For more information, please contact your program of choice and see below for the status of our graduate programs.
Deadlines by Group:
|Applied Math||Applications open|
|Biological Engineering and Small-Scale Technologies||Applications open|
|Chemistry and Chemical Biology||Applications open|
|Cognitive and Information Sciences||Applications open|
|Electrical Engineering and Computer Science||Applications open|
|Environmental Systems||Applications open|
|Interdisciplinary Humanities||Applications open|
|Management of Innovation, Sustainability & Technology||Applications open|
|Mechanical Engineering||Applications open|
|Political Science||Applications open|
|Public Health||Applications open|
|Psychological Sciences||Applications open|
|Quantitative & Systems Biology||Applications open|