Merced College offers rigorous coursework to help prepare students for success when they transfer to a four year university. It is the mission of the Merced College Transfer Center to meet the needs of students who are preparing to obtain a bachelor’s degree. We are available to provide students with accurate and up-to-date information that will help the transfer process be a smooth transition from the Community College setting to a University setting.

For additional information about transferring or to schedule an appointment with a Transfer Counselor or University Representatives contact  Luciano Gonzalez at or (209) 384-6053.

Transfer Center Resources

The Merced College Transfer Center is dedicated to providing students with beneficial information to assist with their educational journey. The Transfer Center offers a variety of resources that students can take advantage of free of charge.

  • Transfer Counseling
  • College Rep Appointment
  • Transfer Workshops
  • Application Assistance
  • College Research Tools
  • Information about Transfer Requirements

Meet with College University Reps

Find out about the admissions process, academic offerings, student life, and more! These will be listed at the start of each semester.

Merced College Transfer Programs

The Warriors on the Way (WOW) program facilitates an efficient transfer path from Merced College to CSU Stanislaus. As part of this agreement, Merced College students who complete their ADT in a similar major as offered at Stanislaus State and meet all of Stan State’s application deadlines will be guaranteed priority admission.

Contact our WOW Counselor

  • Pablo Gutierrez Benitez by email
  • Available at Merced Main Campus on Monday -Thursday from 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Eligibility for current Merced College Students

The Merced Promise is a commitment to our local community college students to create a streamlined transfer process to earn their bachelor’s degrees here at the University of California, Merced. We’re making it easier to live and learn without having to leave home.

This new collaboration between UC Merced and Merced College not only supports local students, their families and underserved populations, but it is also an investment in laying the groundwork for future graduates to stay local and thrive in an economically growing region.