Residence Life Team
Director of Residence Life – Quintin Veasley, M.Ed
Mr. Quintin Veasley joined the UDC Residence Life team in August 2019. Prior to his arrival at UDC, Mr. Veasley worked at the University of Toledo, Georgetown University, Indiana State University and The Washington Center; all in various residence life positions. Mr. Veasley earned his Master of Education in Higher Education at The University of Toledo and a Bachelor of Science degree in the Administration of Criminal Justice and Sociology at Bradley University. Mr. Veasley has provided exceptional living/learning experiences to students living in traditional and non-traditional campus residence halls and apartments working with Living Learning Communities Mr. Veasley is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. In his free time Mr. Veasley enjoys trivia, watching sports and traveling.
Residence Life Advisors
Chavar Henry, a proud Jamaican, graduated from the prestigious Titchfield High School before enrolling in UDC’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, where he is working toward obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Civil Engineering in 2022. Currently a Junior who is no stranger to the Dean’s List, Chavar was sworn in as the Student Representative to UDC’s Board of Trustees in May 2020. He also currently served as the Public Relations Agent for the Caribbean Students’ Association, overseeing promotion of the club’s events for the year 2019. Chavar aspires to use his intellect to impact the world, and is committed to serving his University and community.
Miss Alliah Wright hails from the beautiful parish of Portland, situated in the island of Jamaica. She is currently enrolled in the UDC’s School of Business Administration where she is studying to attain her bachelor’s degree in Finance. She is a Senior who is a DC-Up Scholarship Recipient, 2021 SIEML Scholar, NSLS Scholar and a Dean’s List awardee.
Alliah served as the USGA President for the school year 2020-2021, as well as Co-President for the Migration Matters. Alliah is a member of the Caribbean Student Association, The Alliance Group, Feminist Book Club, and the National Association of Black Accountants. Alliah aims to be of assistance in establishing spaces on campus where students can use their voice to create the change, they believe in.
Alfred Brooks, Jr.
Alfred Brooks Jr, born and raised from the Nation’s Capital, has been a resident residing in the student apartments at the university for 3 years. Currently, Alfred is in his senior year studying Nutrition and Dietetics from the College of Agriculture, Urban Stainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES). He is the youngest of 3 older siblings. Some of his passions include, but not limited to, traveling, cooking, and photography. During Alfred’s leisure time, he enjoys watching vlogs and documentaries on YouTube and binge-watching some of his favorite television shows such as; Stranger Things, Sense 8, On My Block and Grey’s Anatomy. After he earns his bachelor’s degree from UDC, he wants to become an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA). One thing you may not know about Alfred is that he is left-handed.
Third-year business student, future business leader. My passion for business and innovation brought me to the School of Business and Public Administration at the University of the District of Columbia, where I am completing my Bachelor of Business Management. Being an out-of-state student, I’m grateful for the housing provided by the university and for the opportunity to be able to live and study in D.C. My goal is to make housing an enjoyable experience for all students and ensure that we are providing them with the tools to be successful while studying at the university.
Najee Wilson born and raised in Bloomfield, Connecticut is in his first year on campus here at UDC and second year here as a student. Najee is currently in his Junior year at the University while majoring in Administration of Justice. He is also a Goalie on the Men’s lacrosse team here at the school. Najee recently came from Onondaga Community college in which he won an NJCAA National Championship his freshman year and competed for one his sophomore year before it got cut short due to covid in 2020. During his free time, Najee enjoys trying new foods, watching movies, tv-shows, and sports, and practicing or working out. Some of his favorite shows include Snowfall, Power, and Last Chance U. After his Undergrad Najee plans on working for the government for a few years before attending law school in hopes of being an attorney in the DMV area. One fun fact about Najee is that he is played every sport growing up.
Office of Residence Life and Off-Campus Housing Services
Student Center, Room 126
Housing Community Hotline:
202.274.5050 (Office of Public Safety)