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Strength in Numbers
More than 2,000 new students took part in the Scholars Lane Bridge Crossing tradition, marking the start of a new academic year at UC Merced.
A beam-signing ceremony in the summer celebrated the Downtown Campus Center.
Coming Soon to Downtown
A summer ceremony celebrated the construction of UC Merced's Downtown Campus Center, which will open early next year and will house nearly 300 staff members, providing an economic boost to the downtown community.
Young students learning about computer programming.
The Next Generation
Launched this year by UC Merced, the Bobcat Summer STEM Academy aims to help kids in the region get a jump-start on their science, technology, engineering and math education.
A rendering of UC Merced's new dining center, currently under construction.
Looking Toward 2020
UC Merced's Richard Cummings recently appeared on Kopi's Hometown Connections on KMPH Fox 26 to talk about the ambitious, international-award-winning Merced 2020 Project. The campus expansion is underway, and the first buildings will open in Fall 2018.


Solar array at UC Merced
It’s the fifth appearance in the past six years in the Sierra Club rankings for UC Merced, the only campus in the nation with all buildings LEED certified.