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UCDC Co-Curricular Experience

The UC Merced Washington Program (UCDC) is a program where undergraduate students spend a semester in Washington D.C., experiencing the vibrancy of Washington while earning credit towards graduation. Participants enroll in two courses and an internship (32 hours a week) for academic credit. By participating in the program, students are eligible for the following badges:

  • Practical and Applied Knowledge - (PLO 2: Reasoning: Critical Thinking)

  • Leadership, Community, and Engaging the World - (PLO 5: Citizenship: Contributing to the Public Good)