JumpStart

July 21 - August 18, 2019

Gallaudet University offers JumpStart: ASL, a four-week pre-orientation program for deaf and hard of hearing first-year and transfer students who have been admitted as new undergraduate students at Gallaudet University. JumpStart is an interactive on-campus program for students who are new to the Deaf community and would like to improve their American Sign Language (ASL) skills prior to the start of the academic year.

The program fee of $425 includes four weeks of intensive ASL and visual-gestural courses, workshops, and activities. Room and board are provided at no cost to the student.