Page Header Image

Veterans Affairs

University of the District of Columbia
phone 202.274.6099 (UDC) | phone military@udc.edu

University of the District of Columbia Community College
phone 202.274.6760 (CC) | phone military@udc.edu

The VRAP program is available at UDC.  The Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) GI Bill offers up to 12 months of Montgomery GI Bill benefits for older unemployed veterans.  Click tab below (right hand side of page) to see how you qualify  

All students seeking to receive VA Educational Benefits; must complete a UDC VA Education Enrollment Form

The University of the District of Columbia (UDC) is very proud to be the only public Service Members Opportunity College (S.O.C.) in the Nation's Capital. Our commitment to support our military is well-aligned with our mission to develop and support public service leaders - as the nation's only urban land-grant university.

Whether you are continuing your education or just getting started; currently serving on active duty; a reservist; a national guardsman; a veteran or a family member; we have the programs to help you complete your personal mission of achieving your education goals.

Announcements:

A new episode of UDC Forum about academic programs for students-veterans through the Community College coming soon. This program will air starting July 1. UDC Forum Episode

Ed2Go programs are not approved for VA Educational Benefits.  Please contact the Department of Veterans Affairs at 1.888.442.4551 for additional information concerning the non-approval of Ed2Go programs.  Veteran Students are welcome to pursue the many certificate and degree programs available through the University of the District of Columbia and are welcome to visit the campus for more information.


If you have not already done so, please sign up to access eBenefits at https://www.ebenefits.va.gov

Why was ebenefits created: eBenefits was created as web portal that would provide Service Members, Veterans, their families and authorized caregivers with a single sign-on, central access point to clinical and benefit data.

What is eBenefits: eBenefits is a portal; a central location for Veterans, Service Members, and their families to research, find, access, and, in time, manage their benefits and personal information.

eBenefits offers:

  • A personalized workspace called My Dashboard that provides quick access to eBenefits tools. Using eBenefits tools, you can complete various tasks. You can apply for benefits, download your DD 214, view your benefits status, in addition to other actions as needed. This workspace is available to you once you have created an eBenefits account
  • A catalog of links to other sites that provide information about military and Veteran benefits

 

University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008
phone 202.274.6099 (UDC) | phone military@udc.edu

University of the District of Columbia Community College
801 N. Capitol St. NE
Washington, DC 20002
phone 202.274.6760 (CC) | phone military@udc.edu


Important Dates

Application Priority Deadlines

Spring: Nov. 15
Summer: April 15
Fall: June 15

Financial Aid Deadlines

Continuing Students
April 15
- Deadline for filing FAFSA Application (School Code: 007015)
May 15 - All Verification Documents Must be submitted to the Office of Financial Aid

New Students
May 15 - Deadline for filing FAFSA Application (School Code: 007015)
July 15 - All Verification Documents Must be submitted to the Office of Financial Aid




Senior Information