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.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
GUAAExecutive Director:Rebecca Rydstrom, '02 Peikoff Alumni House ("Ole Jim")
(202) 250-2590 (videophone)(202) 651-5060 (voice)(202) 651-5062 (fax)
Gallaudet University and the Office of Alumni Relations greatly values the milestones of our alumni. As such, we welcome alumni news, including alumni achievements, personal milestones, obituaries, and chapter events for our records and publications. We encourage you to share these moments with us.
We have three different submission categories:
Chapter NewsWe invite GUAA Chapters who have hosted or are planning upcoming events to share their news here.
Death NoticesFamilies, friends, and colleagues wanting to share information on the passing of an alumni can post obituaries here. Additional verification may be required prior to publication.
MilestonesAlumni wanting to share personal milestones such as births, weddings, or achievements such as (but not limited to) a job promotion, an award recognition, a research, book publication, or the completion of an advanced degree from another institution can post their announcement here.
Submissions may be used in the following publications:
Gallaudet Today: The MagazineGUAA members receive the magazine, containing the "Class News and Notes" section used to present alumni milestones and obituaries, twice a year (fall and spring).
Gallaudet Today: The NewsletterAll alumni receive the newsletter, containing the "Chapter Exchange" section used to share news of GUAA chapters, twice a year (summer and winter).
Gallaudet University alumni e-newsletterThe monthly e-newsletter, sent out electronically, includes news and announcements related to GUAA and the Gallaudet alumni community. The e-newsletter is available to anyone.
Gallaudet University reserves the right to determine if and when submissions are published, along with the right to edit submissions.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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