Services and Resources


Birthday Message

As a UC Merced alumni, you receive special emailed messages on your birthday just to let you know we're thinking of you! Make sure you keep your contact information up to date by filling out our update info form.

Email and Calendar

As an alumnus of UC Merced, you can still access your personal e-mail accounts and calendar by visiting and entering your UCMNetID and password.

Monthly Newsletter

You also receive a monthly e-newsletter with important info about upcoming events, updates and new privileges of membership to keep you abreast of what's happening at your alma mater.

Professional Development

Center for Career and Professional Advancement

You have access to unlimited career services, including, but not limited to, invitations to CCPA events, resume and cover letter critiques, interviewing tips and access to UC Merced's CATLINK jobs database.

Kaplan Alumni Discounts

You also get 10 percent off Kaplan's GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT and PCAT classroom courses, premium online courses, private tutoring programs and deluxe programs, plus $50 off Classroom Anywhere courses.


An alum’s Portfolium profile of academic achievements and experiences is tangible proof of years of hard work towards earning a degree. Papers, binders, books and posters eventually get lost over time, but their Portfolium remains, linking alumni to their alma mater for years to come.

UCMAA LinkedIn Group

You also have access to our members-only UCMAA LinkedIn Group where professional development materials are shared with members to encourage building your professional network.

Recreational Activities

Outdoor Adventures

Join in on the Outdoor Experience Program (OEP) for Outdoor Adventures trips across California. From the San Francisco Bay to Yosemite and beyond, see what's next.

UCLA Bruin Woods

Enjoy crisp mountain air, crackling fireplaces, beautiful family-style accommodations, delicious meals and fun-filled activities! Visit the UCLA Bruin Woods site for more info.

Financial Services

2013 Credit Report Reviews

Planning to get a simple credit score or report? Just about any company will work. However, reading through features that the best sites offer might raise interest in additional features beyond the basics.

UC Services

Joseph Edward Gallo Recreation Center Membership

A limited number of memberships are available to individuals, and include UC and UC Merced alumni. Registration for membership must be done in person at the Joseph Edward Gallo Recreation Center.

MyUCMerced Portal

You also retain your access to MyUCMerced Portal items, including: unofficial transcript review, request transcript, Epay, Happenings, My Checklist and more.

UC Library Privileges

As a member of a UC alumni association, you can have courtesy borrower accounts for all UC libraries. Privileges vary from library to library. At UC Merced, alumni are entitled to borrow up to 10 items at a time for two weeks at a time.