Gallaudet University maintains a proud tradition of research and scholarly activity and prepares its graduates for career opportunities in a highly competitive, technological, and rapidly changing world. In Institutional Advancement, our mission is to engage graduates, families, friends, corporations and foundations in the life of the University; to ensure an active and committed alumni community; and to encourage financial investment in Gallaudet's programs and scholarship.  

Institutional Advancement Partners

  Board of Associates An integral part of the Department of Development and Alumni Relations is the Board of Associates made up of leaders in business and philanthropy around the world. These individuals assist Gallaudet in significant ways by developing a network of potential employers, introducing other leaders who share our vision to the institution, and identifying key partnerships that will ensure the future of Gallaudet and our students.   Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) Gallaudet alumni are loyal and devoted to their alma mater. The GUAA has fifty-two chapters in the United States and around the world. The Alumni Relations office works closely with the GUAA on efforts including fundraising, student recruitment, Homecoming & Class Reunions, and much more.