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.
Last Revised: 15 May 2009
Refer Questions to: Chair, Recognition Committee
This policy applies to administrators, faculty, teachers, staff, and students in all offices and divisions of Gallaudet University, as well as guests.
In compliance with District of Columbia Code, Section 43-121, Gallaudet University prohibits the burial of bodies or body parts on campus, including those of pets and other animals. Gallaudet also prohibits the spreading, disposal, or burial of ashes of bodies which have been cremated.
Requests for memorial markers, to include but not be limited to trees, benches, slabs, plaques, etc., to be placed on campus must first be approved by the Office of the President. Each request will be evaluated and approved/denied on a case-by-case basis. Placement of markers must fit within the University’s facility master plan and be in compliance with the guidelines of the President’s Recognition Committee.
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Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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