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For Information regarding Payroll at UC Merced, please visit their website


Ways for Employees to Be Paid

Direct Deposit

  • Your pay is automatically deposited in your U.S. bank account and available on payday
  • No waiting for a check to arrive to your home address
  • With UCPath, you will have the option to split your earnings across 3 different accounts

Mailed Paper Paycheck

  • Make sure your home address is current in UCPath
  • Your paycheck is mailed to your home address via United States Postal Service
  • It can take 2 to 3 days (or longer) for a paper paycheck to arrive at your home address