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GU Homecoming


Gallaudet University’s annual Homecoming event for the campus community and alumni to celebrate Gallaudet’s past, present, and future students, athletes, and alumni.

Homecoming this year will take place on October 20-22, 2022, and will be the first in-person Homecoming since October 2019. Save the date!

Join us for Bison pride this October 2022!

In the spirit of campus health and safety, Homecoming 2021 events will be held virtually for all alumni October 22-24.

Homecoming 2022 Event Calendar

Frequently Asked Questions

We are excited to host our longstanding annual tradition in person after two years! Most of our Homecoming events will be in person on campus. We will live stream three events for our alumni and friends to view afar: Alumni BisonTank, pep rally and the football game. Be on the lookout for more details!

Accommodations can be made for above events. For any accommodation requests such as close-vision, tactile, or ProTactile interpreting, please contact Alumni relations.

There are several ways you can get to our campus!

There is a metro stop nearby, NoMA/Florida Avenue station, which is a walking distance from our main entrance on Florida Avenue. To learn more about the metro system in Washington, DC, go to

Gallaudet provides a shuttle bus service from Union Station and to the campus. Union Station serves as a big hub for our metro system and also is an Amtrak train station stop. To learn more about the shuttle bus service and its schedule: Continuous Shuttle Schedule

The nearest airport to the campus is Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). Other large airports serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area are Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI) and Dulles International Airport (IAD).

We have reserved a block of rooms at two hotels for your convenience. This is on a first come, first served basis.

Hilton Garden and Inn
1225 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002

Marriott Courtyard
1325 2nd Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002

To stay updated and informed about the university’s protocols, please check the current policy

Visitor Policy

Download our Homecoming Media Kit!

Create your own digital assets using our media kit, from templates to email signatures, you’ll have everything you need to celebrate Homecoming!