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.
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Welcome, Trans Bison and allies!
"Transgender" is an umbrella term that refers to all of the identities within the transgender and non-binary gender identity spectrum, including but not limited to transgender, transsexual, genderqueer, genderfluid, non-binary, gender non-conforming, and two-spirit, among other terms. In that light, the following resources are intended to be helpful for Gallaudet University students, staff, and faculty who identify as transgender or within the spectrum of trans identities.
We've collected information on policies and procedures on campus that may be of interest to you should you want to change your name and gender markers on campus records, participate in Gallaudet athletics, find gender-inclusive restrooms on campus, and more.
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