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On Campus Centers, Programs, and Resources:

School of Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts: 

SSHA advising:

General Education Program:

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center:

UC Merced Writing Center:

Study Abroad: 

UC-Merced Center for the Humanities

Arts UC Merced Presents

The Chicano/a Literature Series

Shakespeare in Yosemite

UC Merced Teacher Preparation Program

Writing Minor

UC Merced Undergraduate Research Journal

“The Vernal Pool,” UC Merced’s student literary magazine

Other Resources:

Plagiarism and how to avoid it: 

Writing About Literature Advice:

Writing about Literature: Purdue OWL Lab:

MLA Guide:

My Undocumented Life Up-To-Date Information & Resources For Undocumented Immigrants:

Financial Support & Resources for DACA Recipients - 

Theatre, Poetry, Books, and Fun Around Merced and the Valley:

Second Time Around Used Books

Great selection of used literary and other books downtown Merced

Playhouse Merced

Plays, musicals, and classes downtown Merced

Merced Shakespearefest

Free Shakespeare in the Park and performances downtown Merced

Phoenix The Rise theatre and arts, Merced

Live theatre, classes, and podcasts based downtown Merced

Merced College Theatre

Student and professional actors in performances at Merced College

Prospect Theater Project, Modesto

The little theatre with an edge in Modesto 

Coffee Bandits

Local coffeeshop with frequent open mics and poetry slams

Mariposa Storytelling Festival

Annual storytelling festival near Yosemite

Updated 2021