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Application Deadlines

The graduate application can be accessed through our Online Application System.

The general deadline for receipt of applications for admission to most UC Merced graduate programs for Fall 2020 is January 15, 2020. Many programs will continue to accept applications past January 15 depending on space available, but financial support may not be available for later applicants. For more information, please contact your program of choice and see below for the status of our graduate application.

 

Deadlines by Group:

Applied Mathematics (M.S., Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Bioengineering (M.S., Ph.D.) January 15, 2020
Chemistry and Chemical Biology (M.S., Ph.D.) January 15, 2020
Cognitive and Information Sciences (Ph.D.)

APPLICATION CLOSED

Economics (Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (M.S., Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Environmental Systems (M.S., Ph.D.) January 15, 2020
Interdisciplinary Humanities (M.A., Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Management of Complex Systems (M.S., Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Master of Management Professional Degree Program (M.M.)

Priority Deadline: December 15, 2019

General Deadline: Extended to May 1st, 2020

Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.)

APPLICATION CLOSED

Mechanical Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.) Accepting PhD applications only
Physics (M.S., Ph.D.)

APPLICATION CLOSED

Political Science (Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Psychological Sciences (Ph.D.)

APPLICATION CLOSED

Public Health (Ph.D.) APPLICATION CLOSED
Quantitative & Systems Biology (M.S., Ph.D.)

APPLICATION CLOSED

Sociology (Ph.D.) Not accepting applications for Fall 2020.