Office of Financial Aid

Contact Info
  finaid@udc.edu | phone 202.274.5060 (Flagship) | phone 202.274.6795 (CC) | fax 202.274.6060

Office Hours
8:30am to 5pm Mon – Fri (extended hours during registration)

UDC FAFSA School Code: 007015


Physical Address and Walk-in Assistance

Flagship Community College
4200 Connecticut Ave. NW
Bldg. 39, Suite A-133
Washington, DC  20008   
801 North Capital St. NE
3rd Fl, Room 305
Washington, DC 20002

Office of Financial Aid

Welcome to the University of the District of Columbia's Office of Financial Aid. We have committed ourselves to helping students bridge the gap between their personal resources and the cost of attending school. We strive to maintain the highest standards of customer service to our students, staff, administration and the entire community.

Summer 2015 - Important Dates

Aid Application Deadline for Priority Consideration for Summer*Monday, April 27th
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal Submission Deadline**Wednesday, May 20th

Skip The Trip (Online Chat 9:00-5:00)

(http://www.udc.edu/financial_aid/office_financial_aid )
Monday, May 11th through Friday, May 15th
Summer Session 1 Start/End DatesMonday, May 18th through Friday, June 26
Summer Session 2 Start/End DatesMonday, June 29th through Friday, August 27th
Book Authorizations (Session 1 and Session 2)Session1: Wednesday, May 13th through Tuesday, May 26
Session 2: Monday, June 22nd through Friday, July 3rd
Attendance Verification Deadline Session 1: Wednesday, May 27th
Session 2: Wednesday, July 8th
Deadline to Opt out of University sponsored Health Insurance (New Student’s) ***

Session 1: Friday, May 29th
Session 2: Thursday, July 9th

Summer 1 & Summer 2 Disbursements **** Thursday, July 9th

* Students who do not meet the priority application deadline are strongly encouraged to make immediate payment to ensure their classes are not dropped for non-payment.
**Submission of an SAP appeal does not guarantee approval.  Late submissions and students whose appeals are denied are encouraged to seek alternative sources (i.e. Private Student Loan) to secure their classes as payment plans are not offered during the summer semester. 
*** Allow 3 business days from date of waiver approval notification for the removal of the health insurance charge from your student account (MyUDC).  If there are any questions regarding the removal of this charge, please contact Student Accounts directly at 202.274.5168. 


Fall 2015 - Important Dates

Aid Application Deadline for Priority Consideration for Fall*Friday, June 5th
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal Submission Deadline**Thursday, August 20th
Skip The Trip (Online Chat 9:00-5:00) (http://www.udc.edu/financial_aid/office_financial_aid )Monday, August 10th through Friday, August 21st
Fall Semester BeginsMonday, August 24th
Book Authorization PeriodMonday, August 17th through Friday, August 28th
Attendance Verification Deadline Friday, September 4th
Deadline to Opt out of University sponsored Health Insurance http://www.firststudent.com/ Sunday, September 6
Disbursements ***

Tuesday, September 8th

Exit Counseling for Fall Graduates*** www.studentloans.gov Monday, December 7th through December 18th

* Students who do not meet the financial aid priority application deadline are strongly encouraged to make payment arrangements at https://udc.afford.com/Home by Friday, August 28th to ensure their classes are not dropped for non-payment.   
**Submission of a SAP Appeal does not guarantee approval.  In the interim of your decision being rendered, please make the necessary payment arrangements for tuition/fee’s and books.
***Once aid has disbursed, allow up to 14 days for issuance of refund.  
*** *Exit Counseling is required of all students who have borrowed Federal Student Loans while attending UDC. 

Attention Transfer Applicants to UDC who will seek Financial Aid

If you have or will request Financial Aid (via FAFSA), the University requires--- for financial aid purposes --- verification of high school completion.
In addition to your college transcripts, please submit a high school transcript or GED transcript to complete your admissions application.  This applies to Transfer applicants who intend to request UDC Financial Aid.  You will be denied packaging for Financial Aid if your high school transcript is not on file!


Unemployed Financial Aid Information