Welcome to the vibrant Public Health program at U.C. Merced!
The University of California, Merced (UC Merced) is the newest UC, located in the Central Valley. In our 15th year, we are a designated Hispanic- and a designated Asian/Pacific Islander-serving institution of higher learning. Graduate studies at UC Merced are built on the foundational pillars of diversity and interdisciplinarity. A top campus mission is to rectify the education disparities in California's Central Valley. The campus is equipped with state-of-the art laboratories and centers. Our faculty are engaged in working on critical health issues facing the region and the globe.