Institutional Advancement

Welcome to the Office of Institutional Advancement for the University of the District of Columbia.  As the only public University and urban land grant institution in the nation’s capital, UDC  stakes its claim as a vibrant, diverse and dynamic center of teaching and learning.

Advancement at UDC supports the mission of cultivating alumni, community, and government support and affinity, by raising funds for scholarships and major initiatives; by providing and coordinating community engagement opportunities; and by providing broad based communications leadership that articulates the mission of the University to the region, state and nation. The UDC Foundation is also coordinated through the Advancement division.

Office of External Affairs

Main Office Contact

Executive Director of External Affairs
Michelle Pourciau

Media Inquiries
John Gordon, Jr., Director
Office of Communications
202.274.5998 (o) | 202.697.1310 (c)

Forms and Resources
Logo Usage Guidelines
Photo Release Form - PDF Acrobat
Photo Release Form - MS Word Acrobat
Request a Communication
Order Business Cards

Social Media Guidelines Acrobat
QR Codes
How to Create Web Content
Request a Web Update