DC Rise: 2021 – 2022 High School Grads 

DC Rise: 2021 – 2022 High School Grads 

DC RISE: Recovery, Intervention, Support, Engagement




New 2021 – 2022 High School Grads 

Fall 2022 Opening & Enrollment Incentives

Now that you are vaccinated (or soon will be), UDC is looking forward to seeing you on campus Fall 2022. We have prepared the facilities and will be following all local and federal health guidance.

UDC offers quality curricula; supportive professors; flexible schedules; a diverse student body; a vibrant location; career opportunities; and affordable tuition. For all Fall 2022 degree seeking applicants, UDC is extending the following incentives:  

  • Application Fee Waived
  • Free Tuition* (Last Dollar, Need-Based)
  • Up to $1,500 Scholarship (Need-Based) Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 Semesters
  • Free books (Fall 2022 & Spring 2023) semesters
  • Free Microsoft Surface Go Laptop

* After Federal student aid, institutional scholarships and external resources are confirmed. 

Submit Application & Supporting Documents by May 15, 2022 (Fall 2022 Semester)*


Step 1:  Apply >> DC RISE SPECIAL APPLICATIONcreate your Login ID and PIN number please select RISE Special Event Application

Step 2: Have Your High School Email Your Transcript to udctranscores@udc.edu

Step 3*: Upload Proof of Immunizations (Including COVID Vaccination or Medical/Religious Exemption), https://www.udc.edu/health-services/immunizations/

*Spring 2022 applicants may also receive these incentives if your application and supporting documents are received by December 3, 2021.

**This step will need to be completed immediately upon admission.  If you plan to take all of your fall classes remotely, the COVID vaccine requirement will be waived for the fall term.