Step 1. Apply for Admission

Complete the online application or 4-page Application for Admission (pdf) paper application.

Step 2. Take Assessment (English and math classes only)

If you are taking a college level English or math class for the first time, you need to take the assessment. Talk to you high school counselor for more information.

Step 3. Permit for Special K-12 Students

Complete the top portion of the Permit for Special K-12 Students to Attend Merced College (pdf) that says “To be completed by student.”

You must have one form for EACH class you wish to enroll in.

Step 4. Schedule Request Form

While obtaining the College counselor's signature, have him/her work with you to complete and sign the Merced College Schedule Request Form (pdf).