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Office of the President

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Contact: Building 39, Room 301A | phone 202.274.5100 | phone 202.274.5304
Angela Scott, Executive Assistant to the President,
Mary C. Wright, Administrative Officer,

Vision of the University

The University of the District of Columbia will be a diverse, selective, teaching, research and service university in the land-grant tradition, serving the people of Washington, DC, the nation and the world.

Valerie L. Epps, Ph.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs
Building 39, Room 301-l  |  202.274.5210

Dr. Valerie Epps came to UDC in June 2009 to assume the role of Vice President of Student Affairs. Since that time, she has also taken on the Admissions and Veterans Affairs functions for the university. Her priorities in her combined position are to develop programs to increase enrollment and retain students.

Epps is a former Vice President of Student Affairs at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. She has also served in leadership positions at several institutions, including the George Washington University here in Washington and Atlanta Metropolitan College, where she was Leadership Director. She has more than 20 years worth of management experience in higher education institutions.