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Building the Future

UC Merced has officially launched its historic expansion. 

Building the Future

A dynamic, mixed-use expansion integrated with the existing campus.

Building the Future

The 2020 Project includes housing, classrooms and student life amenities combined along a vibrant corridor.

 

The next great step for the University of California, Merced

Merced 2020 is adding new classrooms, labs, housing, and amenities to sustainably enhance student life, enable academic distinction, and expand access.

 

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Progress Updates

December 7, 2017
A four-way traffic light with turn arrows has been installed at the entrance to the campus.  The team is working to adjust the timing of the lights to adapt to traffic flow and minimize delays. The team is aware...
November 29, 2017
ABC-30 visited campus to get an update on UC Merced's campus expansion.  Chancellor Leland told them the first buildings open in fall 2018.
November 27, 2017
Phase 1 of a new campus parking lot opened for campus use on November 27, 2017.  When Phase 2 is complete in Fall 2020, it will have added 1,574 net new parking spaces to the campus, a 60% increase.

Events

Dec
07
UC Merced Campus
UC Merced students will learn more about our expansion. The team will provide an indepth summary of UC Merced's future.  The event will take...
Dec
05
UC Merced Campus
UC Merced's Fraternity and Sorority Council will get an update on the campus expansion and what to expect in the new year.  The meeting is...
Sep
26
Washington DC
Merced's campus expansion was recognized with two awards at a "P3 Awards" ceremony in Washington D.C.  UC Merced received Best...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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