UC Merced Vernal Pools & Grassland Reserve CalNat Course
Registration and Payment
Early Deadline For Scholarships: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018
Note: The registration form, available above, must be filled out and mailed or brought in whether paying by check or on-line
(Non-Scholarship Applicants Only!)
Scholarship Recipients contact course instructor for payment instructions.
Spring 2018 Schedule: February 15- April 26, 2018. Classes will be held every Thursday evening (5:30-8:30 pm), except March 29 (UC Merced’s Spring Holiday), for ten weeks. There will be four Saturday field trips (9am-2pm).
Instructor(s): Monique Kolster, Director of the UC Merced Vernal Pools and Grassland Reserve, UC Merced Faculty and other regional experts
Location: UC Merced
Spring 2018 Syllabus: 2018 CalNat Flyer
Course Fee: $350, includes the California Naturalist Handbook (de Nevers et al. 2013) and another surprise book! Upon completing certification requirements, participants are eligible for four academic credits through UC Davis Extension for an additional nominal fee.
Registration/Scholarships: Registrations and scholarship forms are linked above. There are a limited number of partial scholarships! Please fill out both forms as soon as possible if you are interested in a scholarship. Early scholarship deadline: Thursday, January 25, 2018. Registration deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018.
Contact: For any questions about the course, please contact Monique Kolster, course coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org). For any questions about registration, please contact Cathy Marks at the UC Cooperative Extension Merced Office (209-385-7403).