Welcome to the Gallaudet University's Benefits website. Gallaudet University offers a comprehensive benefits package to its regular status staff, faculty, and teachers. This website will enable you to view detailed information regarding each benefit offered by the University. Please refer to the links on the left side. The Benefits Office is also available to assist you in understanding and maximizing your benefits. You can reach the Benefits Office through email or by phone 202-250-2634 (V/VP). You can also stop by the Benefits Office in College Hall, Room 114A.


* Open Season will run from November 14, 2016 to December 12, 2016.  We will host an Open Season Benefits Fair on Tuesday, November 15th from 1PM to 4PM.  It will be held at SAC MPR.  More details will be announced soon. 

*Effective September 1, 2016, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has selected WageWorks, Inc. to administer their Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS).   This change will not have any impact on enrollee balances, contributions or eligible expenses.  From July 29th at 4:00 PM through September 1st at 9:00 AM, employees cannot submit any claim to FSAFEDS.  More information can be found here through

*FEGLI will have an Open Season from September 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016.  During that month, employees can enroll into FEGLI or increase their coverage (including coverage for eligible family members).  The effective date of coverage will be October 1, 2017.  More information can be found here:  FEGLI flyer can be found here and checlist for the FEGLI Open Season can be found here


Long Term Care one-on-one benefits package review on Thursday, September 22, 2016 from 11AM to 1PM and 4PM to 5PM at College Hall, Room 406. 

Kramer Wealth Managers will be giving a presentation on Financial Planning Basics on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 12PM to 1PM at SAC 1010. 

TSP Workshop, "Introduction to the Thrift Savings Plan" on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 12 to 1PM at SAC 1011 and 4PM to 5PM at MSSD Orientation Room. 

2016 Open Season Benefits Fair will be on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 from 1PM to 4PM at MPR.  

If interested, please e-mail

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