Faculty Resources

The Center for the Advancement of Learning offers a variety of resources for UDC faculty, staff, graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and administrators.  The Center team engages with the campus-wide community via instructional design and technology, professional development trainings, capacity-building for online learning environments, and individual consultations.

If you are having trouble accessing Blackboard via the MyUDC portal, please login in directly via https://udc.blackboard.com


The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) intersects teaching and research practices, and places student learning at the center of educational practice. learn more…


Blackboard is the University of the District of Columbia’s learning management system (LMS). It is available to faculty, students, and staff.  learn more…

Web 2.0

There are many Web 2.0 tools that instructors can add to Blackboard, such as Respondus Lockdown Browser, and Kaltura. learn more…

Submit a Request

The Center for the Advancement of Learning allows members of the UDC community to submit requests for a variety of services. learn more…


This section addresses the most frequently asked questions that the center receives from the UDC community. learn more…

Emergency Remote Course (ERC)

The goal of this page is to help instructors transition their face-to-face class to an Emergency Remote Course (ERC). learn more…

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Location     |    Building 39, Level B (former Law Library)
Email          |    calhelpdesk@udc.edu
Tel               |    202.274.6628
Fax              |    202.274.6012

Office Hours: | M – F | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

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