Immerse into ASL

youth program class-syp

Session 1: June 24-July 2, 2017
Session 2: July 5-July 13, 2017

An exciting intensive camp in which campers will be exposed to ASL 24/7 while learning from qualified ASL Instructors and practicing with camp counselors and peers who are deaf and hearing alike! This camp is for experienced signers who are at the intermediate level or above, a screening interview will be a condition of acceptance. Three different course levels will be offered, ensuring that each camper receives instruction appropriate to their skill level. In addition to experiencing deaf culture and history, campers will have the opportunity to explore our Nation's Capital, attend social events, and more.

Date of program: June 24 - July 2, 2017 or July 5 - 13, 2017

Program fee: $1,300 (limited deaf and hard of hearing scholarships available for families in need, contact us at youthprograms@gallaudet.edu)

Who Can Attend: Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing students who will be in the 10th-12th grades in the fall of 2017.

Must show evidence that you are enrolled in a standard, local, or general high school diploma - track program with a GPA of at least 2.75.  Please submit an unofficial transcript and/or letter from guidance/school counselor. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Only students with Intermediate or above ASL skills will be considered for the IIASL program. Campers are allowed to attend this camp for up to two summers. No camper will be allowed to return for a third summer.

Acceptance to the program is contingent upon the results of an evaluation done through Skype.

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youth program class - syp