University of California-Merced

5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343
(209) 228-4400
http://www.ucmerced.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 3,414
  • Undergraduate population: 3,190
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $22,316
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $42,157
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $18,232
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $38,073

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 77%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $6,797
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 40%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,209
  • Students receiving federal aid: 40%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,775
  • Students receiving state aid: 39%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 65%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 15,094
  • Percent admitted: 90%
  • Percent admitted (men): 89%
  • Percent admitted (women): 90%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 570
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 470, 610
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 570

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,718
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 54%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 46%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: unknown
  • Graduation rate (men): unknown
  • Graduation rate (women): unknown

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD