UDC Serves Communities, Workers and Employers Through Educational Opportunities

Everyone on our campus is committed to education in its many forms and many uses. That includes programs at UDC for:

Students interested in workforce development or continuing education should visit the Community College website to review these programs’ admissions and enrollment policies and process. Other non-degree seeking students should continue below.

Non-Degree Seeking Students

If the following criteria are true for you, then you are in the right place and can apply to UDC as a non-degree student:

  1. You want take Associate or Bachelor’s degree level courses at UDC, or you want to apply to one of UDC’s professional development programs.
  2. You are not seeking an Associate or Bachelor’s degree from UDC.
  3. You are not seeking financial aid from UDC.
  4. You are not on an F-1 visa.

If these guidelines for non-degree seeking students do not apply to you, please review the guidelines for transfer students, re-admit students, graduate students or international students.

Required steps for Admission

  • Complete and submit the online application for UG Non-Matric & Non-Degree. Use of this online application is appropriate for classes at the Community College and the Van Ness Campus.
  • Provide a non-refundable $35 application fee. Failure to provide the application fee or appropriate waiver may delay processing of your application. (Your fee or waiver is good for one year only)
  • Proof of Residency for tuition discount consideration as either a DC or Metro resident. Please review the updated residency policy for eligibility and accepted documents for proof.
  • Non-Degree applicants are not eligible for Financial Aid.

Take the Next Step, Today!

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

Contact the Admissions Office

Monday – Friday    8:30 A.M – 5 P.M.

Van Ness Campus
4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, Building 39
Washington, DC 20008
202.274.5941 or studentservices.udc.edu

Undergraduate Admissions

First Time in College

Alpha Cluster:  A – L 

Shala Butts:   Telephone: 202.274.5744  shala.butts@udc.edu

Alpha Cluster:  M – Z

Idono Gbenro:  Telephone: 202.274.6430 idono.gbenro@udc.edu  

Re-Admitted/Non-Degree Seekers

Andrea Linthicum: Telephone:
202.274.6756 Alinthicum@udc.edu

Transfer Students

Sheila McKay:     Telephone:  202.274.6159 Sheila.mckay@udc.edu

High School Visits/Outreach Events/Campus Tours

Omar Harrod, Recruiter:  Telephone:  202.274.5342 omar.harrod@udc.edu

Kelita Boyd, Recruiter:  Telephone:  202.274.7284  kboyd@udc.edu


Graduate / Doctoral Admissions

Akua Jordan Telephone: 202.274.7075 akua.jordan@udc.edu