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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.

Program Goals

  • Provide programs and services that directly address commuter students’ needs
  • Share up-to-date information about off-campus housing, transportation, and parking
  • Alert students to campus events, policies, and procedures
  • Advocate for commuter students


Meet the Team


Michelle Gerson-Wagner

Director, Student Engagement and Leadership


Isabelle Joy Carrillo

FWS - Front Desk Assistant

Margaret Jones

FWS - Front Desk Assistant

Jonathan Gomes

FWS - Front Desk Assistant

Moosa Al-Hadifi

Front Desk Assistant

Maryam Kharusi

Front Desk Assistant


Campus Operations
Commuter Lounge staff are available to assist you with your issues. Please check out our Resources page and contact us for more information.
Gallaudet University has an off-campus jurisdiction for policy violations that occur off-campus. Metropolitan Police Department may refer an issue to the Department of Public Safety or Office of Student Conduct. The following link provides helpful tips on how to be a good neighbor.
Commuter Lounge has a bulletin board at Ely B02 that lists available rental spaces. Send your information to us, and we will post it for you.
Commuter Lounge offers free lockers for all registered students. Stop by at the Commuter Lounge in ELY B02 to sign up for a locker. Commuter Lounge also offers a kitchen complete with microwaves and refrigerators.
Yes, the Commuter Lounge has a play area for children. Parents or guardians must be present and able to supervise their child or children at all times. They cannot be left unattended.

Contact Us

Commuter Programs

I King Jordan Student Academic Center (JSAC) 1000

(202) 250-2600

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