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Application Fee Barriers Removed for DC High School Students (Eligibility Requirements Apply)


The University of the District of Columbia Board of Trustees has approved a resolution effectively removing application fee barriers for District high school students applying to college for the first time.  When the resolution is confirmed, students who meet specific income eligibility requirements, will be able to avoid an application fee for admission to the University.  See more information on eligibility requirements here:

See Admission Application Requirements for further details.