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Get Vaccinated because #BobcatsAreBack Fall 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination is required for anyone who learns, lives, or works on campus.

Get Vaccinated. Submit Your Card. Get Free Swag.
Must be a UC Merced student to be eligible.

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Get Vaccinated UC Merced Shirt

Get Vaccinated Sticker Decal

Take your shot and get vaccinated to get swag

Submit by August 4th to claim Commemorative Shirt and Sticker.
 Submissions after August 4 can claim commemorative sticker. Qualifying submissions include completed COVID-19 immunization card or valid exemption or accommodation form.

 

Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination is required for anyone who learns, lives, or works on campus.
Eligible exemptions and accommodations include medical, religious, or sincerely held beliefs and require submission for validation.
Unvaccinated individuals will be required to wear face coverings and participate in asymptomatic COVID-19 testing.
Individuals who are not fully vaccinated upon arrival to campus will be required to wear face coverings and participate in asymptomatic testing until their protocol is complete.

Students can use this 1-question survey to receive an email with specific next steps based on their vaccination status.

See the University of California COVID-19 Immunization Policy here. Check out UC Newsroom's The COVID-19 Vaccine was Developed Super Quickly. Here's Why It's Safe. To learn more about the COVID-19 vaccines, hear from our campus medical experts.

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Qualifiying Submissions

Qualifying submissions include a completed COVID-19 immunization card or valid exemption or accommodation form.  Students whose second dose is scheduled after 7/15/2021 may upload a partial card to qualify for the complete set of Free Swag, but must upload a completed COVID-19 immunization record by 8/4/2021 in order to claim the swag.

Eligibility

Must be an active UC Merced undergradaute or graduate student to be eligible to claim swag.

Claiming Swag

  • If you have a qualifying submission on or before July 15th, you can claim $20 in bobcat bucks, a commemorative shirt and sticker. 
  • If you have a qualifying submission on or before August 4th, you can claim a commemorative shirt and sticker.
  • If you have a qualifying submission after August 4th, you can claim a commemorative sticker.
  • Congratulations to the +4,000 students that submitted immunization cards by July 15th, you are eligible to claim $20 in Bobcat Bucks! $20 in Bobcat Bucks will automatically be uploaded to your CatCard on 11/1/2021, if you are still enrolled at UC Merced after 10/31/2021.
  • Commemorative Shirts will be available for pick-up on campus at the start of the semester.  Sizes are first come, first serve. Bring your CatCard to claim your shirt.  More details will be provided in an email communication in August 2021.
  • Commemorative Stickers will be available for pick-up at on campus at the start of the semester. Bring your CatCard to claim your sticker. More details will be provided in an email communication in August 2021.