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.

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