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The language used on Merced College's websites and auxiliary sites can be complex and prone to acronyms. The aim of this glossary is to provide an up-to-date guide to terms used on the Merced College website and its auxiliary sites in order to improve accuracy and consistency.

A

Academic Calendar
Academic Senate

Accreditation

Active Learning Conference
Admissions & Records
Agricultural Division
Allied Health
(Dr. Lakireddy School of Health Sciences)
Apply (How to Apply)
Associated Students of Merced College (ASMC) (Student Government)
Athletics

B

Blackboard
Board of Trustees
Bookstore
Brand & Logo Standards
Business & Fiscal Services Office
Business Programs
Business Resource Center

C

Canvas
California Mini-Corps
California Schools Employee Association (CSEA)
CalWORKs
Campus Digest Magazine
Campus Police
Capital Planning and Development
Career Advancement Academy
Career Center
Catalog
Center for International Trade Development
Child Development Center (Childcare)
Childcare
(Child Development Center)
Citizens Bond Oversight Committee
Class Schedule / Schedule (Search for Classes)
Classified Senate
Clubs
College and Career Access Pathways (CCAP) / AB288
Community Services
Continuing Education (Noncredit)
Cooperative Work Experience
Counseling & Guidance
Curriculum Committee

D

Degrees & Certificates
Dr. Lakireddy School of Health Sciences
(Allied Health)
Disabled Students Program & Services
(DSPS)

E

Educational Master Plan (EMP)
English & Humanities
Events
Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS) and Care Programs
(EOP&S)

F

Facilities Construction
Faculty Association
(MCFA)
Finals Schedule
Financial Aid Office
Fine & Performing Arts and Social Sciences
Fine & Performing Arts
FLEX

G

H

Health Services (Student Health Services)
Human Resources

I

Industrial Technology Division
Information Technology Services

Institutional Review Board

Interdisciplinary Literacy Center
International Student Services

J

Job Opportunity Services

K

K-12 Students
Kinesiology, Health and Physical Fitness

L

Landscape, Farm Management & Special Projects
Learning Communities
Learning Resources Center
Library
Los Banos Campus

M

Mailroom & Warehouse
Maintenance, Operations & Transportation
Management Association

Math Lab
Merced College English Language Institute
(MCELI)
Merced College Main Campus
Merced College Los Banos Campus
Merced River Literary Review
MC Portal (Portal)

N

Noncredit (Continuing Education)

O

Office of Administrative Services
Office of Institutional Advancement
Office of Institutional Effectiveness
Office of Instruction
Office of Student Equity
Office of Student Services
Office of Student Success
Office of Relations with Schools
(Outreach)
Office of the Superintendent / President
Outreach
(Office of Relations with Schools)
Press Releases

P

Portal (MC Portal)
Print Services / Graphics
Communication
Program Investigation Committee
(PIC)
Public Safety Programs
Purchasing

Q

R

Respondus
Risk Management, Environmental Health & Safety

S

Schedule / Class Schedule (Search for Classes)
Sciences, Math & Engineering

Smarthinking 
Social Sciences

Strategic Plan

Student Government (ASMC)
Student Success Program

Student Fees Office (Tuition & Fees)
Student Health Services (Health Services)
Student Tech Support
Study Central
Supplemental Instruction

T

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Math Tutorial
Transfer Center
Tuition & Fees (Student Fees Office)
Tutorial Center

U

Undocumented Students, Information for

V

Veterans Resource Center

W

WebAdvisor
Wi-Fi / Wireless

Workplace Internship Network (WIN)
Workplace Learning Resource Center
Workshops

X

Y

Z