Welcome to Merced

Merced is right in the midst of a population makeover, thanks to the newest University of California campus, opened in 2005. UC Merced’s first freshman class numbered just 1000 students, but the school continues to grow with a diverse student body and has begun to dramatically shape the city.

Top experiences in Merced

Amazing hotels and hostels

We've pre-picked the best hotels, hostels and bed and breakfasts to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.