UC Merced's Occupational Health and Safety programs are designed to create and maintain a safe and healthy working environment on all UC Merced work locations. These programs help ensure that the University complies with health and safety regulations of agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. Your health and safety is our priority.
COVID-19 Response Center (CRC)
Campus officials continue to work closely with the Merced County Public Health Department and with the Office of the President to provide our community with the most current information regarding the global COVID-19 pandemic. The university has in place a COVID-19 working group and a COVID-19 response team to adapt to the situation as it evolves.
The campus’s COVID-19 Response Call Center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at (209) 228-0000 to assist students, faculty and staff who experience symptoms, test positve for COVID-19 or exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19.
COVID Response Center