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Be sure to apply under your application “type” as indicated  below.

ALL APPLICANTS: PLEASE submit a COMPLETE package of ALL required documents.  If you do not submit a COMPLETE package, your acceptance will be delayed.

You can find a list of the required documents under your admission type (see links below): New Freshman Undergraduate, Graduate, Transfer, Non-degree, International, Re-Admit

REMEMBER:  Sending all documents in a COMPLETE PACKAGE will help us make an Admission decision more quickly!!!


What Type of Applicant Are You?

New Freshman for Associate or Bachelor

Definition

You should apply to UDC as a New Freshman Applicant only if ALL of the following conditions apply:

  • You are seeking an Associate or Bachelor's degree
  • You have completed high school and have not previously attended a college, university or any postsecondary institution within or outside the United States.
    • Current high school students who have taken college courses through a concurrent enrollment or similar program and/or who participated in the Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), and/or College Level Exam Program (CLEP) should apply to UDC as FTIC applicants.

Requirements

New Freshman applicants are required to submit all of the following for admission:

  • Completed online application for New Freshman Applicants
  • Non-refundable $35.00 application fee
  • Official high school transcript(s), or copy of a GED diploma and test scores or equivalent, reflecting all course work, grades, and date of graduation
  • For Flagship applicants only, official SAT, ACT, or ACCUPLACER scores sent directly from the testing agency, and/or identified on student's official transcripts.
AA/BA Undergraduate Transfer

Definition

You should apply to UDC as a Transfer Applicant only if ALL of the following conditions apply:

  • You are seeking an Associate or Bachelor's degree
  • You have completed high school, and are currently enrolled in or have ever attended a college, university, and/or proprietary school within or outside of the United States at any time since high school graduation.

*Students who previously attended UDC as a degree-seeking student must apply as a Readmit Applicant even if they enrolled in a post-secondary institution since leaving UDC.

**Students who are seeking a second Bachelor's degree should apply as Transfer Applicants.

 

Requirements

Transfer applicants are required to submit all of the following for admission:

  • Completed online application for Transfer Applicants
  • Non-refundable $35.00 application fee
  • Official college transcript(s) reflecting all course work and grades from all post-secondary institutions attended. At the time of APPLICATION, transfer students must submit transcripts from all institutions attended.
    Failure to do so may result in the denial of transfer credits. We will only review credits for transcripts received prior to your admission to UDC.   UDC will not accept requests to apply credits for which we have no transcripts prior to your admission.
  • Official high school transcript(s), or copy of GED diploma and test scores or equivalent, with date of graduation from all secondary institutions attended
Masters Degree

Definition

You should apply to UDC as a Masters Degree Applicant only if ALL of the following conditions apply:

  • You are seeking a Master's degree
  • You were NOT previously enrolled in a UDC graduate program
  • You have graduated and earned a Bachelor's degree from an accredited post-secondary institution

Requirements

Masters Degree applicants are required to submit all of the following for admission:

  • Completed online application for Masters Degree Applicants
  • Non-refundable $50.00 application fee
  • Official college transcript(s) reflecting all course work, grades, and date of graduation
  • Official GRE, GMAT, or other examination scores required by program
  • A 500-word statement about your academic and professional goals, research interests, relevant prior experience, motivation for graduate study in your proposed program, and any other information you believe will assist the faculty in considering your application for graduate admission
  • Two letters of recommendation

The following graduate programs will not be accepting application for the Spring semester:

  • Master of Science in Speech Language and Pathology
  • Master of Science in Cancer Biology Prevention and Control
  • Masters of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Masters of Science in Counseling
  • Masters of Arts in Teaching
  • Masters of Arts in Early Childhood Education
AA/BA Undergraduate Readmit or Masters Degree Readmit

Definition

You should apply to UDC as a Readmit Applicant only if ALL of the following conditions apply:

  • You are seeking an Associate, Bachelor's, or Master's degree
  • You were previously enrolled at UDC as a degree-seeking student
  • You have not been enrolled in courses at UDC for two or more subsequent semesters (excluding summer) for any reason

Requirements

Readmit applicants are required to submit all of the following for admission:

  • Completed online application for Readmit Applicants
  • Non-refundable $35.00 application fee or $50.000 for graduate students
  • Official college transcript(s) reflecting all course work and grades from all post-secondary institutions attended since leaving UDC.

If you received Financial Aid during your previous attendance, please check with the Financial Aid Office for any updates to your eligibility, as Federal Financial Aid regulations have changed.

If you left UDC owing a tuition balance, please check with Student Accounts for Financial Clearance.

Readmitted Students with prior financial  balances must pay all financial obligations in order to register for classes.

Non-Degree

Definition

You should apply to UDC as a Non-Degree Applicant only if ALL of the following conditions apply:

  • You are not seeking a degree from UDC
  • You are not seeking financial aid from UDC
  • You are NOT on an F-1 Visa
  • You have graduated from high school

*If you are applying for a certificate program, you must apply as a non-degree seeking applicant.

Requirements

Non-degree applicants are required to submit all of the following for admission:

  • Completed online application for Non-Degree Applicants
  • Non-refundable $35.00 application fee or $50.00 for graduate students
  • For undergraduate level students, high school transcript(s), or copy of a GED diploma and test scores or equivalent reflecting a date of graduation; OR a current college transcript or letter from your current college showing that the student is in good academic standing
  • For Masters level students, a college transcript reflecting a date of graduation from an accredited Bachelor's degree program.
Undergraduate International Applicants

Definition

You are considered an Undergraduate International Applicant and should complete one of the "International" applications if you are:

  • A Foreign national who holds, or intends to hold temporary, non-immigrant visa/status in the USA, such as F-1, H-4, L-2, G-4, etc. or
  • A 'pending' permanent resident (application for permanent resident status to USCIS is submitted but not yet adjudicated) in the USA

US citizens (including dual citizens), US permanent residents, and asylees or refugees are NOT considered international applicants.

Requirements

All International Applicants, other than readmits and non-degree seeking students, must complete one of the International application types as appropriate. International applicants are required to pay a $50.00 application fee, submit the minimum requirements identified for their applicant type, and comply with all additional admissions requirements for international applicants.

Admission Deadlines

Application Priority Deadlines

Term US Students International Students
Fall May 15 Apr 15
Spring Oct 15 Sep 15
Summer Apr 15 Mar 15
No Graduate admissions for Summer term

Explanation of Admission Deadlines