Frequently Asked Questions
When is the application
deadline for Merced College?
The deadline is:
How can I get an
Our application can be downloaded from
our applications page.
If you are having trouble downloading
the application, please e-mail us at
How much does it cost for one year of study at
The cost is for one year, not
including summer is approximately $14,000**.
This includes one year of health insurance ($1454.00), Books and supplies
estimated at $650.00, and room and board ($6000.00).
The cost for room and board will vary
depending on if the student participates in the Homestay Program, lives
on their own or with roommates.
**Fees are subject to changes without notice. Current
fees are $208.00 plus $46.00 per unit registration fee.
Does Merced College have
Unfortunately, Merced College does not have
scholarships for new students. However, we do offer a competitive
tuition waiver for students who have completed successfully at least one
Where can I get a Merced College catalog?
You can look at the Merced College
College have a housing/homestay program?
If you are interested in the
housing/homestay program, please view the following link
Can someone pick me up
from the airport?
For transportation options, see:
from San Francisco Guide
Request Form from YES ESL International, Inc.
What is the TOEFL score
that Merced College requires?
Paper-based Test: 450 or higher
Internet Based Test: 45 to 46
We also accept IELTS: 4.5 or higher