The 2022 Spring Graduation application window is closed. The next Graduation Application period will be August 22 through October 12, 2022 for 2022F graduates.
How do I know if I should apply for graduation?
- AA/AS Associate Degree requires satisfactory completion of 60 degree applicable units, a degree applicable GPA of 2.0 or better, meet the Reading, Writing or Math competency requirements, and completion of the 12 units Residency requirement at Merced College.
- AAT/AST Transfer Degree requires satisfactory completion of 60 transferrable units, which includes the completion of either the CSU-GE or IGETC breadth requirement, a transferrable GPA of 2.0 or better, and completion of the 12 units Residency requirement at Merced College.
- Certificate of Achievement requires satisfactory completion of required courses for the certificate, a degree applicable GPA of 2.0 or better and at least 12 units completed at Merced College.
- Certificate of Proficiency requires satisfactory completion of required courses for the certificate and an overall GPA of 2.0 in these courses. This certificate has no 12 units in residency requirement.
If you are unsure if you should apply, please make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss your progress towards graduation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 209-381-6478 (Merced) or 209-826-3495 (Los Banos).
We are excited for you and all you have accomplished at Merced College. Please contact us with further questions.