Reservations at Peikoff Alumni House ("Ole Jim")
Peikoff Alumni House ("Ole Jim") is generally available to the Gallaudet University community (i.e. university employees, student organizations, and deaf-related organizations) for the use of the conference room on the first floor and the Upper Level.
First floor conference room
The first floor conference room is 700 square feet, it has a board room style, with an oval shaped table with chairs that can accommodate up to approximately twenty four people. The room is equipped with state of the art technology and flexible lighting configurations.
The upper level is 2,250 square feet and can accommodate up to 149 people. The room has a charming nostalgic ambiance complete with stained glass windows, exposed beams, athletic banners, a complete wet bar, and the famous "graffiti chimney". The room can be used for dinners, banquets, wedding receptions, parties, conferences, meetings, and a variety of other entertainment and educational functions. The room set up is flexible with round tables, long tables and folding chairs.
Rental fees and reservations
A rental fee and security deposit are required for most reservations. Advance reservations are necessary. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information on costs and services available.
The Alumni Office does not cater events. However, anyone planning meal functions are encouraged to use the University's food services.
To see the alcohol policy for Peikoff Alumni House, please click here.
Business hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The rooms are also available for reservation after hours and on weekends--except holidays--until 1 a.m.