Consumer Information for Prospective and Current UDC Students

This page provides prospective and current students important information about the University. The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008 requires that postsecondary institutions participating in federal student aid programs disclose information from various administrative areas to students. Visit the HEOA website for more information.

CARES Act Reporting Disclosure

The University of the District of Columbia signed the Certification and Agreement Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act on April 10, 2020.  The funding request was submitted to the U.S. Department of Education on April 15, 2020. On April 25, 2020, the University received $1,804,763.

The sole and exclusive purpose of the $1,804,763.00 is to provide emergency financial aid grants to students under section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act for expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care and child-care expenses.

As of June 2, 2020, the University of the District of Columbia has awarded 1,249 students $897, 847 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants under the CARES Act.  The University estimates that there were 2390 students at the institution who could be eligible to participate in the Federal student financial aid programs under Section 484 of the Higher Education Act   of 1965, as amended,  and thus are eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Student Application Dates

Spring 2020         April 29 – May 29

Summer 2020     June 29 – July 24

Fall 2020               TBD * Based upon the availability of funds

*CARES Emergency Grant Frequently Asked Questions Click >> HERE <<


For general University consumer disclosures, please click here.


Virtual FAFSA Completion Assistance Available

Please contact Our Community Partner, The Educational Opportunity Center to schedule your appointment.

202.741.4730

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Mailing Address

Flagship Community College
4200 Connecticut Ave. NW
Bldg. 39, Suite A-133
Washington, DC 20008
801 North Capitol St. NE
Lobby Level
Washington, DC 20002

Hours of Operation

8:30-5:00 (M-F)

Contact Us

Phone 202.274.5157
Fax 202.274.6060
Email finaid@udc.edu