Transfer Planning

Transfer Planning

Transfer Admission Guarantee - UC Merced

TAG Overview: UC Merced

Available transfer term(s): Fall and Spring Semesters

UC Merced TAG Information (Fall 2011)

UC Merced Transfer Admission Guarantee Web site


For complete details and TAG requirements, review the following:

UC Merced Transfer Admission Guarantee Brochure, Spring 2011 Adobe pdf

ASSIST (Select "UC Merced" and appropriate major)

Minimum number of UC-transferable units required to sign TAG:  40.5 quarter units must be completed prior to writing the TAG.

Minimum number of UC-transferable units required to complete TAG:  90 quarter units must be completed by the end of spring prior to fall transfer or by the end of fall prior to spring transfer.

Minimum GPA required to sign TAG:  2.8 - 3.1*

* See the UC Merced TAG Brochure for more information on specific GPA requirements.

Minimum GPA required to complete TAG:  Varies (see below)

  • School of Engineering: 3.0 GPA
  • Computer Science & Engineering: 3.1 GPA
  • School of Natural Sciences: 2.8 GPA
  • School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts: 3.0 GPA

TAG available to International Students?  Yes

Spring 2011: 4/01/10 - 7/01/10

Fall 2011: 9/01/10 - 9/30/10

UC Application Filing Period

Spring Semester:   7/01/10 - 7/31/10

Fall Semester:   11/01/10 - 11/30/10

Web Links: UC Merced

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  The final responsibility for successful transfer rests with the student.  The information posted on the De Anza College Transfer Planning Web site is designed to assist you in obtaining the most accurate information possible.  However, this information is subject to change without notice, which may subsequently impact your admission to the University.

Students are encouraged to meet as early as possible and periodically with a counselor or academic advisor both at De Anza College and at the transfer institution to confirm your choice of classes and to develop an education plan for transfer.

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Last Updated: 7/5/10