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University of the District of Columbia Stats, Info and Facts

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5,521 students

100% admitted

  • 2,443 full time
  • 3,078 part time
  • 1,022 men full time
  • 1,421 women full time
  • open enrollment

5,232 Undergraduates

$6,624 tuition/year

  • 210 Graduates
  • 79 Non-Degree
  • $6,624 in state
  • $620 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,400 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Mid East Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Firebirds
School Colors: Red and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Amanda from Washington, DC
  • 0
  • It's an affordable school that provides a college education to students like myself, who can't afford an expensive education. It allows for great diversity among it's students and at the…

  • Jul-05-2012 Read More
  • jimmie from Peoria, IL
  • 0
  • UDC is a wonderful university to attend. The instructor are very helping students reach their education goals. I recommend University of the District of Columbia for a quality education.…

  • Jul-09-2012 Read More
  • Karen from Laurel, MD
  • 0
  • udc has excellent class sizes with great teachers. despite increase in tuition, udc is still very affordable. my only negative would be dealing with the financial aid offices…

  • Feb-03-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The University of the District of Columbia is an urban land-grant institution of higher education with an open admissions policy. It is a comprehensive public institution offering quality, affordable postsecondary education to District of Columbia residents at the certificate, associate's, baccalaureate, and graduate levels. These programs will prepare students for immediate entry into the workforce, for the next level of education, for specialized employment opportunities, and for lifelong learning.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Rebecca from Suitland, MD
  • Sep-26-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy the many resources. UDC has a very large library. It is full of so many articles, books, and magazines. UDC also has one of the biggest jazz libraries in America. There are also many resources online. UDC is apart of the Washington DC Consortium, so basically UDC's library is linked to other University's libraries such as American, George Washington, etc.

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