The campus will be composed of identifiable neighborhoods that will promote a sense of community and collegiality within the larger university environment.

UC Merced/University Community Draft EIS/EIR

This Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) evaluates the potential for significant environmental impacts associated with the development and operation of a major research university campus in Merced County that will support up to 25,000 full‐time equivalent (FTE) students with a contiguous associated community needed to support the university.

Information regarding Volume 1 and Volume 2 of this  Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) can be found in the Table of Contents

Volume 3 of this joint EIS/EIR includes a detailed project‐level evaluation of the impacts from the development of the next phase of the campus.

The Appendices presents additional background information and technical detail for several of the resource topics including NOI/NOP, traffic data, biological resources, and air quality data.