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UC Reciprocity

UC Reciprocity

The information below only pertains to students admitted as freshmen prior to Fall 2018 and students admitted as transfer students prior to Fall 2020.

For students admitted as freshmen since Fall 2018 and students admitted as transfer students since Fall 2020, please consult with your academic advisor.  Find your academic advisor at http://advising.ucmerced.edu/who-my-advisor.

REQUEST FOR LETTER OF RECIPROCITY

Students who complete all lower-division General Education requirements prior to transferring to another UC campus are eligible to receive a Letter of Reciprocity from the School of Natural Sciences. Students who have not completed all General Education requirements at the time of transfer must complete the General Education requirements subject to the regulations of the campus to which they transfer (ASR 502). The Letter of Reciprocity includes satisfaction of University requirements (American History and Institutions and Entry Level Writing Requirement) and lower-division general education requirements.

Students who plan to transfer to another UC campus may qualify for the UC Reciprocity Agreement. To be eligible students must complete the following:

1. Complete the School of Natural Sciences General Education courses with a passing grade of C- or better. (Upper Division GE is excluded). 

Applied Math Biology Chemical Sciences Earth System Sciences Physics
AHI (American History & Institutions) AHI (American History & Institutions) AHI (American History & Institutions) AHI (American History & Institutions) AHI (American History & Institutions

WRI 1

WRI 1 WRI 1 WRI 1 WRI 1

CORE 1

CORE 1 CORE 1 CORE 1 CORE 1

WRI 10

WRI 10 WRI 10 WRI 10 WRI 10

Lower Division Social Sciences elective

 

Lower Division Social Sciences elective Lower Division Social Sciences elective Lower Division Social Sciences elective Lower Division Social Sciences elective

Lower Division Humanities & Arts elective

Lower Division Humanities & Arts elective Lower Division Humanities & Arts elective Lower Division Humanities & Arts elective Lower Division Humanities & Arts elective

CHEM 02

CHEM 02 CHEM 02 CHEM 02 CHEM 02

CSE 20

MATH 15, CSE 05 or CSE 20 CSE 20 MATH 15, CSE 05 or CSE 20 CSE 20

MATH 21

MATH 11 MATH 21

MATH 11

MATH 21

MATH  32

MATH 18 or 32 or PSY 10 MATH  32 MATH 18, 32 or ENVE 105 MATH 32
PHYS 08  PHYS 18  PHYS 08

PHYS 18

 PHYS 08

 

2. Request a Letter of Reciprocity from the academic advisor assigned to the major.
 

Applied Mathematics
Chemical Sciences
Earth System Sciences
Physics

Jenn Souza
jsouza5@ucmerced.edu
 

Biological Sciences Last Names A-G Sierra Long
slong3@ucmerced.edu
Biological Sciences Last Names H-O

José Martínez
jmartinez343@ucmerced.edu

Biological Sciences Last Names P-Z Maricela Melendrez
mmelendrez2@ucmerced.edu