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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 UC Merced graduate programs for Fall 2019 is January 15, 2019. 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 Math Applications open
Biological Engineering and Small-Scale Technologies Applications closed
Chemistry and Chemical Biology Applications closed
Cognitive and Information Sciences Applications closed
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Applications open
Environmental Systems Priority Deadline                          December 15, 2018
General Application Deadline     January 15, 2019
Interdisciplinary Humanities Applications closed
Management of Innovation, Sustainability & Technology Applications open
Mechanical Engineering Applications open
Physics Applications closed
Political Science Applications closed
Public Health Applications open
Psychological Sciences Applications closed
Quantitative & Systems Biology Priority Deadline                           December 15, 2018
General Application Deadline     January 15, 2019
QSB encourages all applicants to submit by the priority deadline.
Sociology Applications are not being accepted for Fall 2018
Applications for the Fall 2019 Sociology cohort will open in September 2018