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Contact Information

Bldg 41, Suite 405
202.274.5194 | 202.274.5589  | casgeneral@udc.edu

College Administration
Dean April Massey, Ph.D.
Associate Dean Academic Affairs - Lena Walton, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean of Students - James Maiden, Ph.D.
Coordinator of Development, Outreach Partnerships and Communications - Ms. Kemmell Watson
Office Manager - Ms. Wilma Thompson
Staff Assistant - Mr. Terry D. Best

Dean's Welcome

Dr. April MasseyWelcome to the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS). I’m pleased you’ve chosen to partner with us to pursue your academic and career goals. The College offers a wide range of programs, and we’re continuously reviewing our offerings to guarantee that our programs are relevant and forward reaching. The majors we offer can be enhanced by our flexible and expanding menu of minors, concentrations, and program options. Likewise, the College’s expanding slate of experiential possibilities offers opportunity to tailor your educational journey to fit your interests, strengths, and needs. CAS faculty and staff are readily available to you and are working with me to provide you an individualized academic experience that plants the career you envision and that supports the life you deserve. Our motto – Your dream, our guidance.

I look forward to supporting your UDC/CAS experience. Your success is our success. What’s more important, as the District of Columbia’s public university, your success is our commitment to city residents. 

At your convenience, please stop by my office to receive your UDC/CAS Firebird pin and allow me and my staff to welcome you personally.


April Massey, Ph.D.

Programs that  inspire lifelong learning,

ignite civic engagement, and

develop  adaptable experts

Contemporary Arts and Sciences Education at the University of the District of Columbia

Your dream, our guidance