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MyDegreePath: Creating a Grad Plan

Learn how to build a draft graduation plan on My Degree Path (MDP).

Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 admits:  MDP grad plans for your Catalog year (2023-24) are now available.

  • Every student must load a draft grad plan in MDP by early in their second year.  Having a grad plan will help you graduate on time.

  • Transfers must load a draft grad plan in MDP during their first semester at UC Merced.

  • To declare or change your major, you must have a draft graduation plan loaded on MDP.

Use the Sample Grad Plans for each major to build your plan.  Your plan doesn't need to be perfect!  You can continue to modify and change your plan.

Building a draft graduation plan makes it easy to register for classes since you will know in advance what courses you plan to take each semester.