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Bobcat Advising Center
Operating remotely in Fall 2020

Our Mission

The Bobcat Advising Center (BAC) is the academic advising home for all first year students in every major, all lower division undeclared transfers, and all continuing undeclared students in any class year.

Our team is here to support your educational journey as you work toward your personal, academic, and career goals.

BAC will be operating remotely in Fall 2020.

Welcome to both our new and returning Bobcats!




Success Tips

Log on to CatCourses each day.

Read your UC Merced email each day.

Schedule an appointment with your BAC advisor.

Check your registration date for Spring 2021 on MyRegistration in your portal.

Use the Schedule of Classes to develop your preferred schedule for spring.

Most students will have assigned registration times between Mon. 11/9 - Fri. 11/13.

Enroll in at least 12 units during your assigned registration time to have the best selection of classes.

Registration remains open 24 hours a day after your assigned time for schedule adjustment.