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University of the District of Columbia

Associate Member

Location: Washington, D.C.

Founded: 1974

ORAU Member since: 2011

Member Councilor: JoVita Wells

Enrollment: 5,118 (fall 2016)

Mission Statement:

The University of the District of Columbia is a pacesetter in urban education that offers affordable and effective undergraduate, graduate, professional, and workplace learning opportunities. The institution is the premier gateway to postsecondary education and research for all residents of the District of Columbia. As a public, historically black, and land-grant institution, the University’s responsibility is to build a diverse generation of competitive, civically engaged scholars and leaders.

Website: University of the District of Columbia