Admissions and Financial Aid Subcommittee


  • Considers matters related to admissions such as eligibility requirements, enrollment, financial aid, relations with schools, and sets campus admissions policy
  • Considers the weighting of academic and non-academic criteria for the admissions process and appeals to eligibility, admissions, and financial aid decisions
  • Determines criteria for undergraduate admissions
  • Advises the Undergraduate Council, the Merced Division and the administration regarding policy and practices related to admissions, access, enrollment, and outreach
  • Requests the development of and analyzes institutional data needed to fully inform decisions
  • Maintains liaison with the Campus Enrollment Management Council and administrative units which implement and manage admissions-related policies
  • Reports at least monthly to the Undergraduate Council on matters under consideration

2016-2017 Membership

Ex-Officio (non-voting):
  • Encarnacion Ruiz, Director, Admissions and Outreach
  • Charles Nies, Vice Chancellor - Student Affairs
  • Ron Radney, Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships


Fatima Paul
Associate Director
Phone: 209-228-7930