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Interim Chancellor Named
UC CFO Nathan Brostrom (center) has played a key role throughout the Merced 2020 Project. He will now lead the project as interim chancellor of UC Merced.
Celebrating Our Graduates
More than 1,300 students — UC Merced's largest graduating class — will cross the commencement stage during two ceremonies May 18 and 19.
A Special Message from Chancellor Dorothy Leland
Forever a Bobcat


The next great step for the University of California, Merced

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


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Progress Updates

August 16, 2018
The first phase of UC Merced's campus expansion was completed in Summer 2018. The phase includes additional student housing, new dining options, additional parking and recreation facilities.  ...
July 25, 2018
The second phase of the project includes two new state-of-the-art buildings with labs, classrooms and additional study areas.  The buildings open in Fall 2019 and define the edge of a new quadrangle....
July 25, 2018
By Fall 2020, the campus expansion will have doubled the physical capacity of UC Merced.  It includes expanded student wellness and counseling facilities, additional student housing,  a dedicated...





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