Hotels, Transportation, and Dining Information
The Kellogg Conference Hotel is already booked for members of the classes of 1988 (silver anniversary), 1963 (golden anniversary), 1958 (emerald anniversary), and 1953 and 1948 (the milestone celebrations for both classes are denoted as diamond anniversaries).
The Office of Alumni Relations has reserved blocks of rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn and Courtyard by Marriott for other anniversary classes. Both hotels are located a few blocks from campus and the NoMa-Gallaudet U Metro station:
Hilton Garden Inn
The hotel is located at 1225 1st St., NE, Washington, DC 20002, The Hilton Garden Inn’s web page, http://tinyurl.com/HiltonHC2013, allows room registration and contains information about the hotel.
The cut-off date for reservations is September 25.
Courtyard by Marriott
The hotel is located at 1325 2nd St., NE, Washington, DC 20002. To reserve rooms at the Courtyard Marriott, guests can reserve a room online at http://tinyurl.com/MarriottHC2013.
If guests prefer to make reservations by telephone, they can do so by calling 1-888-236-2427 and asking for the Gallaudet University Homecoming Room Block at the Courtyard Washington, D.C./U.S. Capitol.
The cut-off date for reservations is October 3 at 5 p.m. The hotel provides overnight parking to all guests for $33 per vehicle, per day.
Taxi service from airports, bus terminals, and the Metro subway/train station to Gallaudet is available. For more information about fares, schedules, and means of transportation, check wmata.com.
Gallaudet shuttle bus service between campus and Union Station and NoMa-Gallaudet U Metro stations is available to alumni on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26. See the shuttle bus service schedule for times.
There will be no charge for campus parking, no parking permits required, and no zone restrictions from Thursday, October 24 to Sunday, October 27 in observance of Homecoming 2013 festivities. All other campus parking rules continue to apply.
Meals are not included, although groups hosting reunions and conclaves may include light refreshments or meals as a part of their activities. Individuals with hotel room reservations at the Kellogg Conference Hotel may charge meals at the Conference Hotel Bistro to their rooms. All non-hotel guests can purchase meals at the Bistro, the Rathskellar, the Gallaudet Plaza Dining Hall, Food Court (JSAC MARKETPLACE-Friday only), food vendor booths (during the football game), and at restaurants off campus.