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Admissions and Financial Aid Subcommittee


The Admissions and Financial Aid Subcommittee (AFAS) of Undergraduate Council advises Undergraduate Council, the Merced Division and the administration on policy and practices related to admissions, access, enrollment, and outreach. This includes determining the criteria for undergraduate admissions and setting admission’s policy. AFAS maintains liaison with the campus’s Enrollment Management Committee. 
For a complete description of AFAS’s duties please see the committee’s charge.  

2018-2019 Membership

Ex-Officio (non-voting):

  • Encarnacion Ruiz, Director, Admissions and Outreach

  • Charles Nies, Vice Chancellor - Student Affairs

  • Ron Radney, Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships

  • Stacey Ascencio, ASUCM Representative

*BOARS Alternate: Christopher Viney

Former Members


Fatima Paul

Associate Director

Phone: 209-228-7930