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UC Merced Housing & Residence Life – where living and learning meet.
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Winter Closure Information

  • Residence halls close at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 16th. Halls will re-open at 10:00 am on Sunday, January 14th. More details have been sent to residents via e-mail.
  • The Heritage Apartments remain open during the break period but campus services will be limited. 
  • Campus will be closed from December 23rd until January 2nd. All offices (except Campus Police) will be closed during this time. 
  • From January 2nd until January 13th, the Housing & Residence Life offices will be open Monday-Friday, 8 am to 5 pm.

Building Safe and Inclusive Learning Communities

High Speed Internet - Study Rooms - Computers & Printers - Resident Learning Center - In-Hall Tutoring & Peer Academic Advising - Housing IT Helpdesk - Meeting Spaces - BBQ Grills - The Summits Marketplace - Music & Dance Rooms - Vending Center - Satellite TV - Programs & Activities - Leadership Opportunities -
Staff Available 24/7