# 1 community college in the region
11:1 Student teacher ratio
10 year accreditation from Middle States Com-mission on Higher Education
CAUSES School is ranked as one of the top 4 in the country
Law school ranked #7 in the US by US News & World Report in clinical training
Leads the Washington D.C. Region in tuition afford- ability with the Community College having an open admissions policy.
Only Public university in the nation’s capital
70% of all students receive financial aid
Workforce programs are tuition free, and costs for associate’s and bachelor’s degree programs are among the lowest in the region.
10% of student body are international students
Student population ranges for young adults and workforce employees to JD candidates
Know Your UDC
- UDC is the ONLY public institution of higher learning in the District of Columbia.
- UDC ENROLLS MORE D.C. public high school graduates than any other university.
- UDC is UNIQUE in offering multiple points of entry, providing workforce training, professional certification, associate degrees, bachelor and graduate degrees, law degrees, and more.
- UDC SERVES ALL aspects of the District com-munity, in addition to students from around the nation and the world.
- UDC has the MOST AFFORDABLE tuition of any university in the District. (collegecalc.org)
- UDC students land HIGHER-THAN-AVER-AGE-PAYING JOBS. (Federal College Score-card)
- UDC has the SAFEST college campus in the District. (ADTsecurity.com)
- UDC ranks in the TOP TEN OF 102 Historically Black Colleges and Universities across the country. (Wall Street Journal)
- UDC is the nation’s ONLY exclusively urban land-grant university. Its award-winning College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Envi-ronmental Sciences is a leader in urban food security.