University of the District of Columbia—David A. Clarke School of Law

Last Updated June 28, 2022
4340 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008, United States

Policies and Practices that Impact the Student Experience

Nondiscrimination Policy

This school has a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Expression

Chosen Name

Chosen name can be used on a case-by-case basis. Chosen name appears:

  • Upon student’s request, on orientation name tag/materials

Pronouns

  • Faculty and staff are encouraged but not required to include in email signatures
  • Students can indicate on name tags during orientation

Scholarships

Students are eligible for general diversity and inclusion financial aid based on:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity

Resources and Opportunities

  • LGBTQ+ student organization(s)
  • Funds for LGBTQ+ student organization(s)                 
  • Career counseling specifically for LGBTQ+ students  

Classroom Experience

  • Offers courses that focus exclusively on LGBTQ+
  • Offers courses that include but do not focus exclusively on LGBTQ+

Facilities

This law school provides all-gender-inclusive single-occupancy restroom(s), which include the following features:

  • In main law school building
  • In the law library
  • ADA accessible

Local Community

  • LGBTQ+ specific events   
  • Pride events 
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ owned businesses         
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ friendly businesses (e.g., pride flag sticker)    

Navigating University of the District of Columbia—David A. Clarke School of Law

Questions about financial aid

Office of Financial Aid
Ms. Dalmarie Lawrence
lawfinaid@udc.edu

202.274.7337

Questions about LGBTQ+ resources available on and/or off campus

Dean of Students
Dean Tamara Devieux-Adams
tamara.devieuxadams@udc.edu
202.274.7322

Questions about usage of chosen name or pronouns

Dean of Students
Dean Tamara Devieux-Adams
tamara.devieuxadams@udc.edu
202.274.7322

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ student organization(s)

Dean of Students
Dean Tamara Devieux-Adams
tamara.devieuxadams@udc.edu
202.274.7322

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ alumni

Office of Alumni Affairs
Mr. Joe Libertelli
jlibertelli@udc.edu
202.274.7338

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