4,491
Students
Financial aid thermometer
8,618
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of the District of Columbia is a Comprehensive institution located in Washington, DC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC  20008
United States
Contact Ms. Nicole L. Daniels
Director of Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions
Email: nicole.daniels@udc.edu
Phone: 202-274-6430
Fax: 202-274-5553

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
Business Automation/technology/data Entry Checkmark
Construction Management Checkmark
Fashion Merchandising Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Related Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
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Office Management Checkmark
Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions And Contracts Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Elementary Education Checkmark
Health Teacher Education Checkmark
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Trade And Industrial Teacher Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
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Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Fire Science/firefighting Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science And Technology Checkmark
Aviation/airway Management Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,491
Enrolled

Applying

35
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st August 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st August 15th Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,392
In-state
15,528
Out-of-state
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Fees

860
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

8,618
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,198
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,030
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,146
Avg. Loan Aid
3,086
Avg. Grant Aid
5,499
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
3%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

4,491
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.55%
Black or African American 61.57%
White or Caucasian 5.32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.16%
Asian 2.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 1.8%
Other 16.77%

Gender

Male (37.32%)
Female (62.68%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Basketball Games and Miss UDC Pageant

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Caribbean Student Association, Theater Arts Ensemble and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No No No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

576
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 260
Part-time - 316