Running a university takes lots of co-ordinated efforts between a wide array of departments providing a variety of services for prospective and current students, faculty, staff and the community all around us. 

The most often requested offices are listed below.   To contact any department not listed here, please call the main switchboard at 202.274.5000 or view the Contact Us page.

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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the management and oversight of the University.  The Board hires the President of the University System.



President / Academics

The President is responsible for the daily operation of the University.  The Provost/Office of Academic Affairs are responsible for the academic offerings and accreditation.



Human Resources

HR's role is to ensure the success of the University and all employees by providing services related to employment, training and development, employee relations, compensation, and benefits.



Interested in doing business with UDC?  The Finance and Procurement departments handle this important work.

Real Estate / Facilities
Public Safety

These offices manage the acquisition, management and ongoing safety of University property.

Communications / Technology

Communication with future and current students, UDC faculty and staff and the surrounding community are managed by:

Government / Legal

Government Relations and the General Counsel's office specialize in dealing with the political and legal issue involved in running UDC