Dean’s Welcome

Dr. April Massey - Dean of College of Arts and Sciences - picWelcome to the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS). I’m pleased you’ve chosen to partner with us to pursue your academic and career goals. The College offers a wide range of programs, and we’re continuously reviewing our offerings to guarantee that our programs are relevant and forward reaching. The majors we offer can be enhanced by our flexible and expanding menu of minors, concentrations, and program options. Likewise, the College’s expanding slate of experiential possibilities offers opportunity to tailor your educational journey to fit your interests, strengths, and needs. CAS faculty and staff are readily available to you and are working with me to provide you an individualized academic experience that plants the career you envision and that supports the life you deserve. Our motto – Your dream, our guidance.

I look forward to supporting your UDC/CAS experience. Your success is our success. What’s more important, as the District of Columbia’s public university, your success is our commitment to city residents.

At your convenience, please stop by my office to receive your UDC/CAS Firebird pin and allow me and my staff to welcome you personally.


April Massey, Ph.D.