2020 Project

The 2020 Project is an ambitious initiative to cost-effectively and rapidly add new capital facilities to the University of California, Merced

A 21st Century Research University
for 10,000 Students

The 2020 Project will provide significant amounts of new teaching and research facilities, housing, athletics and support space for UC Merced.  The ultimate result will be a vibrant, collaborative and sustainable campus for 10,000 students.     

What's New:

UC Board of Regents Approves Campus Expansion Plan (November 19, 2015)

The approval authorizes the campus to move to the Request for Proposals (RFP) phase of  the 2020 Project. Three major development teams will be invited to bid on the project.

Video Message from Chancellor Leland: 2020 Project Milestone (November 19, 2015

Subcontractor Interest List

Firms interested in providing goods or services for the Development teams developing proposals for the 2020 Project are encouraged to contact the teams independently