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Application Priority Deadlines

TermUS StudentsInternational Students
FallMay 15Apr 15
SpringOct 15Sep 15
SummerApr 15Mar 15
No Graduate admissions for Summer term.*
 *The Homeland Security Graduate Program (MS) will offer summer admissions.

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Contact the Admissions Office


The Office of Enrollment Management, every Tuesday and Thursday, commencing February 16, 2016 until March 16, 2016, operating hours will be extended from 8:30am – 7:00pm at both the flagship and Community College campuses.  The Office of Enrollment Management includes the following offices:

 *   Office of Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions
 *   Office of Graduate Admissions and Operations
 *   Office of Financial Aid
 *   Office of Registrar


In an effort to provide optimal service to all of our students and prospects alike, the EM unit is extending its operational hours from 8:30am  to 7:00pm. During this time period, we will procure data to assess the need and impact of this extension to determine the need to continue this in the future.

General Questions

For all general inquiries, the best way to ensure the quickest response is to email the Office at You can also call the Office directly at 202-274-6155.

Prospective Student Inquiries

If you would like to receive more information on UDC, whether UDC is the right fit for you, and all of the benefits that enrolling at UDC can offer you, please click below and take 5 minutes to complete the brief Undergraduate or Masters Degree Prospective Student Inquiry Form. Completing the Prospective Student Inquiry Form ensures we provide you with all of the information you are looking for as quickly as possible.
Undergraduate Prospective Student Inquiry Form   Graduate Prospective Student Inquiry Form

Current Applicants

If you are interested in starting an admissions application, in the process of applying, or have already submitted an application and have a question about the application, please complete the Application Question Form. An Admissions Counselor will email you with a written response to your inquiry or call you to discuss your question within 72 hours of your request.
Applicant Inquiry Form

Accepted Students

Congratulations on your admission to the University! Please contact your assigned Admissions Counselor directly with any questions or concerns about your acceptance or the enrollment process. Please also review the next steps to enroll to ensure a smooth enrollment process.

Visiting the Office

The Office of Recruitment and Admissions is located on the A level of Building 39 on the Van Ness campus. You can visit the Office at any time during posted Office hours to apply for admission in-person, drop off transcripts or other required credentials for admission, and/or to speak with an Admissions Counselor.