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.
Dean of Student Affairs: Travis Imel
Contact: Jennifer Little
Ely Center 102(202) 250-2385 (videophone)(202) 651-5064 (voice)(202) 651-5572 (fax)
Gallaudet University is an institution dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and facilitation of an environment that fosters this goal. Central to that institutional commitment is the principle of treating each community member fairly and with respect. To encourage such behavior, the University prohibits discrimination and harassment and provides equal opportunities for all community members and applicants regardless of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, age, disability (including HIV and AIDS), and medical condition.
For Faculty and Staff
If you witnessed or were a target of a bias incident, you can use the reporting form here to make the University aware of the incident(s).
If the person you made a report on is a faculty, staff, or community member, the report will go to Sharrell McCaskill, Director, Equal Opportunities Programs.
If the person you made a report on is a student, the report will go to Amy Rousseau, Director, Student Accountability and Restorative Practices.
Your confidentiality and trust is very important to us. We will make every effort to respect your privacy. Please be aware, however, in certain circumstances involving safety or the immediate threat to members of the University community, we may not be able to guarantee complete anonymity. Regardless of the situations, matters are generally handled discretely and in conformity with University privacy policies, and information about individuals or situations will only be shared with individuals with a legitimate need to know. The University also has an anti-retaliation policies that protect individuals who report incidents or cooperate in an investigation.
Either the Equal Opportunities Program (EOP) or Student Accountability and Restorative Practices (SARP) will reach out to you directly to discuss the options available for resolution of your report, what resources are available to support you, and how you would like to proceed.
There are a number of resources available to support you, please feel free to reach out to any of these resources:
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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