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Graduate Students

Prevention   Resources   Class Announcement

For Services after 5 PM or On weekends:

Valley Crisis Center 24/7 Hotline

UC Merced Police Department

Office for the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination (OPHD)

For any questions or concerns regarding discrimination, harrassment, or sexual harrassment, contact OPHD via email:

For more information about UC Merced's policies and procedures surrounding sexual violence and harassment, visit

Use the Office of Compliance Online Reporting Form to file a complaint of discrimination, sexual harrassment, or sexual violence online

Graduate Students Rock Paintings at CARE Event


The CARE Office supports graduate students through events, trainings and resources. 

Some previous trainings and events Include:

-Graduate Orientation Week (GROW) 

-Graduate Student Appreciation Week Events (e.g., Pan Dulce and Coffee) 

-Rights, Resources and Responsibilities — Understanding Mandatory Reporting 

-Inform 2 Connect Seminars