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Check your MyDegreePath audit to review requirements for your major and degree.

Check the UC Merced Catalog for a list of courses required in your major.  Enter the name of your major (sociology, chemistry, bioengineering, etc.) in the search bar on the top left at the Catalog site.

See General Information About Registration.

Check out the videos and info on our Registration Resources page.

Review First Semester: Entry Level Writing Requirement (ELWR).

Review First Semester: GE Spark Seminar.



Attend or watch recordings of the Admitted Student Webinars.

Watch the recording of our Bobcat Advising Center: Registration Information for First Year Students webinar.

Check MyRegistrationTime on your student portal for your randomly assigned registration time.



Review the Computer Purchase Recommendations site for all students.

If you plan to do an engineering major, see the School of Engineering Student Laptop Policy.