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 akua.jordan@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

All International Prospective Students click >> here <<

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

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


Graduate Priority Deadlines

  • US Students
    • Fall: Apr 15
    • Spring: Sep 15
    • Summer: No Admissions
  • International Students
    • Fall: Apr 15
    • Spring: Sep 15
    • Summer: No Admissions

Priority Application Deadline for the PhD in Urban Leadership and Entrepreneurship  Fall 2021 is April 30

Explanation of Admission Deadlines

Once you complete the application for the Master’s or PhD program please email akua.jordan@udc.edu to ensure that your application has come thru the system, please include your full name and date of birth.

Fall Admission Only

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