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UC Merced Email

Why use your UC Merced email account?

After you establish your UC Merced email account, begin to use ONLY your UC Merced email to contact academic advisors, professors, or staff on campus.  This will help us respond to you as quickly as possible.

Include your first and last name and UC Merced ID number in all emails.

Due to federal privacy regulations, the Bobcat Advising Center advisors will contact you only on your UC Merced email account.


Locating your UC Merced Email

To access your UC Merced email, log in to your student portal at

Click the mail icon in the upper left corner.


IT Help

Review the Information Technology (IT) services for students as you set up email or connect your devices. 

For a step-by-step guide, click on Email Configuration at this link.

If you have problems with your UC Merced email account, contact IT.