A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
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Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Interim Provost:Dr. Jeffrey W. Lewis
Contact: Nicole Bradford
College Hall Suite 201(202) 250-2071 (videophone)(202) 651-5085 (voice)
Each year, the university confers the title "Emeritus" on qualified faculty who have been selected by the
faculty Committee on Honorary Degrees and approved by the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees.
President Cordano announced that the following individuals had been awarded Dean and Professor Emeritae
status and were formally recognized during Gallaudet's 151st Annual Commencement on May 17, 2019.
Each nominee for emeritus status must have 15 or more years of distinguished service as a faculty member,
and must have retired within the last ten years. Faculty members who have announced their plans to
retire before or during the 2020-2021 academic year may be nominated this year.
Supporting material for each nomination must include:
Additional letters of support from individual department members, from faculty in other departments, from
other members of the university community, or from people outside the university are welcome.
The deadline for receipt of nominations for 2021 was Friday, November 1, 2019. Nominations for
2022 are being accepted, with a deadline date of Friday, October 30, 2020.
QuestionsPlease email the Office of the
Provost, or call 202-250-2071 videophone.
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