There is a new resource on campus that is open to all students--graduates and undergraduates alike--which is known as the Bobcat Pantry. This Pantry is a resource that provides food support as well as assistance in the application process for CalFresh.
The University of California, Merced was specifically built in the city of Merced to help improve the area both socially and economically. As a result of this--along with the large number of homeless individuals near the UC campus--some students have been moved to try to make a difference within the community.
"Other than CORE 001, nothing else was supported as a campus-wide requirement; this meant that students who changed schools, especially students who transferred as juniors, had to meet a whole new set of G.E. requirements”. Having a campus-wide requirement meant that students who changed their major or transferred schools could have a better opportunity to finish on a set time.
UC Merced’s student newspaper, The Prodigy, could lose all of its funding from the Associated Students of UC Merced, or ASUCM, becoming the next publication on a UC campus to go head-to-head with its student government.