President Maurice D. Edington, Ph.D.

President and Executive Cabinet

The Office of the President is responsible for supporting the activities and initiatives of the university President, and is comprised of the President’s administrative staff and the university’s Executive Cabinet.

Office of the President

Executive Cabinet

Board of Trustee Members

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the management and oversight of the university at large. The board plays a critical role in leading strategic initiatives to enhance the academic experience, and overseeing the fiscal operations of the university.

Board of Trustees

Board Members

Board Meetings

Board Resolutions



The Provost and the Office of Academic Affairs are committed to shaping UDC into a vanguard of scholarship and learning. The Provost is responsible for managing the university’s academic offerings, maintaining accreditation standard, and overseeing the academic integrity of the university at large.

Office of the Chief Academic Officer

Academic Advising

Faculty Senate

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Human Resources

The role of Human Resources is to ensure the success of the university and all employees by providing services related to employment, training and development, compensation and benefits, and employee relations.

Human Resources

Careers @ UDC

Employee Self-Service

Employee Resources


Finance and Procurement

The Office of Finance is responsible for managing the fiscal and budgetary operations of the university at large. The Office of Strategic Sourcing and Procurement oversees all external services that support university operations.


Contracting & Procurement

Capital Procurement

Administration Building

Real Estate and Facilities

The Office of Real Estate and Facilities Management is responsible for the acquisition, management, and development of university property. The division of Auxiliary Services works in tandem with this to maintain a quality campus life experience for students, faculty, and staff.

Real Estate and Facilities

Auxiliary Services

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Public Safety

The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is responsible for maintaining the ongoing safety of University property, and ensuring that the campus is prepared in the case of an emergency event.

Public Safety/Campus Police

Emergency Management



UDC utilizes the following offices to maintain communication with prospective and current students, faculty and staff, and the surrounding community:

Marketing & Communications

Institutional Advancement

The UDC Foundation


Information Technology (IT)

Administration Building


The Office of the General Counsel is responsible for representing the the university in all legal matters and proceedings, and providing counsel in the areas of compliance and risk management.

Office of the General Counsel

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External Relations

Located in Washington, D.C., the University of the District of Columbia currently serves thousands of students from all across the globe. It is the only public institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, offering dozens of academic, workforce, and professional programs. The University embraces its recognition as the country’s only urban land-grant institution and serves the local community through its various outreach and extension initiatives.

External Relations