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.
Executive Director:Christina Shen-Austin
Main OfficeCollege Hall, Room 106(202) 250-2284 (videophone)(202) 651-5352 (voice)(202) 651-5344 (fax)Email
Payroll OfficeCollege Hall, Room 114(202) 559-5362 (videophone)(202) 651-5687 (voice)(202) 651-5344 (fax)Email
Plan Provider: Standard Insurance CompanyGroup Number: 643908-A
The University provides long-term disability insurance to all regular status employees. Employees are eligible after 30 days of continuous, active employment. The elimination period is 90 days from the onset of the disability. Long-term disability insurance provides for 60 percent of your basic salary if you become totally disabled. In order to receive a timely LTD benefit, an application should be processed within the 90-day waiting period. The biweekly premium will be $0.08 per $100 of the monthly base salary. If employees wish to opt out of the plan, they must complete an enrollment form within 31 days from their date of hire or during Open Season. Please click here for the enrollment form. For more information on the long-term disability insurance plan, please review the documents below:
Long-Term Disability Plan Summary Booklet
Long-Term Disability Plan Summary Amendment
Long-Term Disability Benefits at a Glance
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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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