UDC Educates Leaders in a Variety of Fields

Pursuing advanced study is a critical life decision. UDC understands the complexity of this personal choice.

Here are important factors to consider:

  • Selecting the right program.
  • Finding faculty advisors who support your interests and growth.
  • Discovering how to make a meaningful impact on your field of study.
  • Accomplishing personal and professional goals.

UDC’s close-knit, personalized graduate programs can help you reach your academic and professional goals.

Graduate Students

If the following criteria are true for you, then UDC is the right place for you to pursue graduate study:

  • You have already graduated with a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree from an accredited post-secondary institution.
  • You are interested in earning a graduate degree from UDC.

Take the Next Step, Today!

Use this step-by-step admissions guide to learn more about UDC’s admissions standards and application requirements for graduate students.

  • If your graduate application program of study is not listed on the application please complete an application for a different program and email asewer@udc.edu and provide notification of the program in which you are interested in applying. 
  • No supplemental documents are waived for the graduate application therefore submit all required supplemental documents for your program of interest to the Office of Admissions.

Office of Graduate Recruitment


The online application deadline has passed.  Students wishing to apply for fall must submit applications along with official copies of High school and/or College transcripts to the office of admission.

Applications can submitted at:

Community College location
Office Of Admission
801 North Capitol Street, NE
Washington, DC
202.274.5800

Van Ness Campus location
4200 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Bldg 39 A-Level
Washington, DC 20008
202.274.6155

Final application deadline for FALL 2018 is AUGUST 1, 2018. 

Admission Deadlines

Application Priority Deadlines

Term US Students International Students
Fall May 15 Apr 15
Spring Oct 15 Sep 15
Summer Apr 15 Mar 15
No Graduate admissions for Summer term

Explanation of Admission Deadlines