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The Commuter Program is committed to provide commuter students with a link to the campus community through programs, advocacy, and social events. Commuter Program also provides resources to assist students with their lives “outside” of Gallaudet.
OFF-CAMPUS HOUSING IN EIGHT EASY STEPS Step One: Begin with broad options and narrow down as you go. Step Two: Prioritize what type of housing you want to live in Apartment/Condo Duplex/Multiplex – two or multiple levels Townhouse/House Room & Board – live in a...
Off-Campus Living: Being a Good Neighbor Tips on living peacefully with your neighbors and hosting successful parties The neighborhood outside of Gallaudet includes a wide variety of people living in close proximity to each other, probably like your neighborhood at home – senior citizens, young...
The image on the right shows the floor plan, or map of each floor in Union Station on the right side. To the left are the stores and restaurants, grouped by specialty or product type. Visit Union Station's online directory for a more interactive experience.
The Commuter Lounge, in the basement of Ely Center, is one of the favorite on-campus hangouts for commuter students. Opened in the Fall of 1995, it offers a variety of amenities such as a place to rest, to watch TV, and to work at the...
Living with someone is a great way to gain independence and even to make friends for life, but it can also be difficult, especially if you've never had to share living space before. By communicating effectively with your roommate(s), you can avoid unnecessary conflict and...
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When you are looking for off-campus housing, consider the following questions so you can be confident your new accommodation is safe and secure. Are the buildings and grounds well maintained? Are the entryways, sidewalks, and parking areas well lighted? Are entryways visible from the street?...
Before you sign a rental agreement, you should make sure you have read the agreement thoroughly and you understand the responsibilities involved with the terms mentioned below. You should also make sure these terms are clearly identified in your lease and compare any lease you...
Studio, 1-, 2-, 3-, or 4-bedroom apartment Apartment in a private home Room in a shared or private home Within walking distance On a Gallaudet shuttle route On a Metro bus/rail route Using carpool or vanpool Near a shopping center or job site Furnished or...
A person with a disability is defined as any person who: has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of such person's major life functions; has a record of such impairment; or is regarded as having such impairment The Fair Housing...
In the United States, more than 4,000 people die and 25,000 are injured every year in fires. Many of these casualties occur in the home. Often, surviving a fire is not a question of luck, but of planning ahead. The U.S. Fire Administration, part of...
Consider these questions before signing a rental agreement: Are smoke alarms installed, and do they work? How old are the smoke alarms? How often are the smoke alarms checked and batteries changed? Are there at least two ways to exit your living space and building?...
The U.S. Fire Administration, part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, recommends taking the following steps to keep safe if you live and/or work in a high-rise building. NEVER lock or obstruct a fire exit, doorways, halls, or stairways. Fire doors provide a safe way...
Your landlord must fit deadbolt locks on all exterior doors If you would like any additional security, such as an alarm, additional lighting, window bars or similar, talk with your landlord. You may be responsible for the cost of these upgrades. Talk to current residents...
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