Established in 1990, Gallaudet Interpreting Service (GIS) is a renowned interpreting agency that serves the Gallaudet community and the general Washington D.C. metropolitan area.
Gallaudet University is committed to providing effective and high quality communication access services for all of its community members. Gallaudet students, including those who are emerging signers, students with disabilities, and/or students who are deaf blind are encouraged to request and receive communication access services which best suit their communication needs. Learn more about services regularly provided to Gallaudet students, by visiting Student Access Services
Through commitment, professionalism, experience and a strong sense of customer service, GIS provides over 80,000 hours of interpreting services a year to the Gallaudet community and beyond.
GIS has trained professionals to work in a wide array of settings; classrooms, conferences, banquets, legal appointments, video interpreting, business meetings, job interviews, workshops, internships, medical appointments, international interpreting and so on. No assignment is too big or too small for GIS, we're here to serve you!
In addition to providing interpreting services, GIS is committed to actively engaging in the ongoing enhancement of the interpreting profession and its interpreters to better serve our Clients though a variety of Programs and Services as well as Interpreting Workshops.
Also, be sure to check out what Additional Services GIS provides!