The Merced area and Central Valley have a vast array of shopping and dining options. Fresno, Modesto and the San Francisco Bay Area are nearby areas with even more options.
Merced Mall: There are many stores and vendors a short distance from UC Merced.
851 W Olive Ave, Merced
Downtown Merced: Downtown offers a number of quaint shops and activities.
The Promenade: This shopping center is near campus and has several restaurants and stores.
Costco: Membership-based warehouse store. 1445 R Street, Merced
Target 3280 R Street, Merced
Walmart: 3055 Loughborough Dr, Merced