At Merced College we award over $30 million in Financial Aid Annually.

Available grants include PELL, Cal Grant B & C, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Full Time Student Success Grant. Approximately 70% of Merced College students qualify for some form of financial aid. And while most students aren’t able to claim they go to community college for free, many are able to make the educational experience an affordable one. You could be one of them. Please visit the financial aid website for additional information regarding California Bill AB-19, or e-mail We’d love to hear from you and help you receive any and all financial aid you are eligible for!

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