Alejandro Delgadillo
Associate Director of Calvin E. Bright Success Center

Alejandro S. Delgadillo is the Associate Director of the Calvin E. Bright Success Center overseeing Services for Undocumented Students and Special Populations, the Fiat Lux Scholars Program and the Guardian Scholars Program. Previously Mr. Delgadillo served for nearly seven years as the Associate Director of Admissions at UC Merced.

Mr. Delgadillo attended UCLA where he obtained his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science. After graduating from UCLA, Mr. Delgadillo attended Michigan State University where he received a Master of Arts in College and University Administration. He has worked at UC Davis, Kansas State University, St. Mary’s University in Texas and UC Santa Cruz. In addition, Mr. Delgadillo serves as an advocate for first-generation college students, undocumented students and foster youth.

Ariana Mora Mero is the Program Coordinator for Services for Undocumented Students. Originally from Manta, Ecuador, Ariana immigrated to the United States at the age of 10 and grew up in Ames, Iowa. Ariana attended Iowa State University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2015 and her Master of Education in Student Affairs in 2017.

Services for Undocumented Students

UC Merced

Kolligian Library, Room 222

5200 N. Lake Road

Merced, CA 95343


Phone: 209-228-4625