University of California, Merced

Merced, CA, US

Rating Score Valid Through Liaison Submitted Executive Letter
Silver - expired 60.77 April 14, 2016 Mark Maxwell April 15, 2013 Download


Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 5,198
Number of Undergraduate Students 4,938
Number of Graduate Students 260
Full-time Equivalent Employees 1,097
Institution type Baccalaureate
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 5,000,000
Percentage of students that are Residential 30.0
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 70.0
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 0.0
Percentage of students that are On-line only 0.0
Gross square feet of building space 1,054,250.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 100,000.0
Acres of cultivated grounds 61.0
Acres of undeveloped land 711.0
Climate region Hot-Dry

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School No No
Medical School No No
Pharmacy School No No
Public Health No No
Veterinary School No No
Satellite No No
Hospital No No
Farm No No
Agricultural experiment station No No

Additional Details

Founded in 2005, UC Merced is the first American research university to be built in the 21st century and the first new UC campus in 40 years.

Credit Status
Integrated Pest Management Complete
Native Plants Complete
Wildlife Habitat Complete
Tree Campus USA Not Pursuing
Snow and Ice Removal Not Applicable
Landscape Waste Composting Complete
Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Complete

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