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Merritt College Student Life

Merritt College is on a 130-acre campus in an urban setting in Oakland, California, not far from San Francisco. Merritt College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – , a campus newspaper, and more.

Merritt College has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities..

Merritt College Housing

Merritt College does not offer housing.

All Merritt College students live off campus Merritt College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Merritt College Athletics

At Merritt College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Merritt College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Track And Field Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Merritt College

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Plan a Visit to Merritt College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Merritt College, take Interstate 880 to Oakland, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Oakland International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Merritt College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Merritt College Students

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Women

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Men

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Full Time

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Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

6,944

Merritt College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,944

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,257

Out-of-State

$7,617

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 28
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