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Join us on October 11th for a presentation sponsored by the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA) to learn about an initiative that aims to provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented...
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Our Mission

Services for Undocumented Students is committed to empowering undocumented students to achieve their academic, professional, and personal goals. We strive to build a community of scholars among our undocumented community at UC Merced. Through collaborations within the campus and Merced community, we aim to provide a safe and inclusive environment for all undocumented students.

Our Vision

Services for Undocumented Students will promote the advancement of undocumented students in higher education.

UndocuBobcat Newsletter and Office Brochure

Services for Undocumented Students send a newsletter every other Tuesday. In the newsletter, you will find upcoming events, programs, and campus resources.

Link to our most recent UndocuBobcat Newsletter: Newsletter

Link to view our Brochure in English and Spanish:

Legal & Legislative Updates

The UC Immigrant Legal Services Center provides free legal consultations to UC Merced students and their immediate family members. For more information, check out our "Legal Support" tab. If you have questions pertaining to legal assistance, please contact our UC ILSC legal fellow Rachel R. Ray at & or Sergio Alfredo Giro at

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Events and Happenings

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Join us on October 11th for a presentation sponsored by the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA) to learn about an initiative that aims to...
Learn about Financial management skills and more important information to help you manage your finances!
August Session for Parent/Family Members: Session 8: Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting ID: 818 3709 0659...

Office News

November 29, 2021

University of California leaders have come out in support of a proposed rule by the Biden administration that would preserve and fortify the program that provides legal protections for young people...

November 20, 2021
UC Merced was recognized with the 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher...
November 9, 2021
On Tuesday, Nov. 9, the campus joined the national movement I Stand With Immigrants Initiative Day of Action to celebrate all immigrants who are part of the Bobcat community and worldwide.