Auxiliary Services

Auxiliary Enterprises is a division under the Office of the Chief Operating Officer. Auxiliary Enterprises is tasked with supporting a high-quality campus life experience for all students, faculty, and staff.

Bank/Credit Union

Bank/Credit Union

The University's relationship with the local D.C. Teachers Federal Credit Union (DCTFCU) has given our students, faculty, and staff access to ATM service. The ATM is located in the Firebird Inn, UDC’s cafeteria.  It is located in Building 38, Level B.  If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback about the ATM service, please contact DCTFCU at 202.547.4800.



The bookstore has partnered with Follett to offer textbooks, supplies, electronics, and University apparel.  Take a look at the Follett Online Store to access great university products.

Spring 2017 Bookstore Hours UDC Bookstore Hours

(Van Ness Campus) Monday-Thursday

9am - 6pm Friday



Van Ness Campus, 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington DC 20008, Building 38 Level A


Car Sharing

Car Sharing

UDC is a car sharing campus. Zipcar is a convenient and affordable tool that meets the transportation needs of students, faculty, and staff. Zipcar members save more than $500 annually than in comparison to owning a vehicle. Click here for more information.

Catering/Food Service
Firebird Inn Cafe Hours
Van Ness Campus
Monday-Friday 8am - 2pm (*Subject to change)

In partnership with Perkins Hospitality, UDC provides retail and catered food service. With Perkins Hospitality's extensive corporate and field resources such as chefs, on-site food service management service, technical support staff, and creative marketing capability, this partnership will enhance dining services campus-wide. Additionally, these enhancements will encourage residential and commuter students to utilize meal plans.

For CaterTrax please click the link

Check out the MENU.  Click >>here<<


Click here for more information about housing.


Click here for more information about parking.

Vending Services

Vending Services

Vending Services is dedicated to affordable snacks and beverages to the university community. The vending staff prides itself on maintaining clean and efficient machines that offer a variety of snack and beverage options.  The vending staff understands the need for a convenient snack on the go, and is enthusiastic in servicing the community at large.


Vending machines can be found on various campus sites, including:

  • Van Ness Campus
  • David A. Clarke School of Law
  • 801 N. Capitol St. NE
  • Bertie Backus Campus

If you experience any issues with a vending machine, please contact the Auxiliary Services office at 202.274.6181 or email  Please include your name and contact information, the vending machine location and number, and a description of the problem.

About Real Estate and Facilities Management

Main Office
Building 38, Room C01
p | 202.274.5600

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
9:00am – 5:00pm