2017-2018 Housing Application

Please select the following application process for more details. 

Continuing Student Renewal

For students who currently live on campus and wish to return next academic year. 

New Incoming Students

For students coming to college for the first time. 

New Transfer Students

For students transfering to UC Merced this upcoming year.

Housing Priorities

  • New incoming students who apply by the deadlines are guaranteed housing. 
  • New transfer students who apply by the deadlines are guaranteed housing. 
  • Current residents returning for a second year are eligible for the housing lottery. Those who do not receive a contract in the lottery will be placed on the waitlist.
  • All other continuing students will be placed on a waitlist.