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PLAN your VISIT to Gallaudet, either in person or online.
The best way to learn about our campus is to visit Gallaudet yourself. You can take a tour of our campus in person or virtually from the comfort of your own home. You’ll be amazed by the blend of modern DeafSpace facilities right alongside historical buildings from the 1800s.
Stop by the Maguire Welcome Center.
Schedule an appointment with an Admissions Counselor.
Get driving directions and parking information.
Upon leaving campus, the bilingual environment doesn’t end there! One may order food, get coffee, do their banking, and get customer support using American Sign Language.
Washington DC is a cultural center, the hub of political, social, historical, and artistic action. Mere blocks away from campus you’ll find national monuments and Smithsonian museums, free for your enjoyment. With over 90 theatre and dance companies and a booming food scene in the metropolitan area, you’ll never run out of stimulation
Walk and bike around the neighborhood with ease!
No city is complete without the action of collegiate and professional sports. Check out your favorite sport and team, catch a game while in town.
Just under 7 miles, and 13 minutes via car from Gallaudet University. This is the closest airport to downtown Washington DC. Visitors can either take a bus, or a taxi, or a subway from DCA to Union Station or NoMa/Gallaudet U Metro Station.
Located 26 miles from Washington, DC in Chantilly, Virginia. It is about a 40-minute drive from downtown Washington, DC. In addition to the newly opened Silver Line train taking you to the heart of DC, there are plenty of shuttles and taxis to transport visitors around the region.
Commonly known as BWI Airport is located south of Baltimore. The MARC and Amtrak train station is nearby offering train service to Union Station in Washington, DC from BWI Airport.
is located under the western end of the main Union Station on the Red Line, where visitors can make connections to Amtrak intercity trains, Virginia Railway Express, and MARC commuter rail trains to Maryland, West Virginia, and the suburbs.
NoMa/Gallaudet Metro Station is an elevated platform station on the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) Metro system. It is in the Red Line network and positioned between Union and Rhode Island Avenue – Brentwood stations. It is just a short, 12-minute walk (0.6 miles) from our campus.
From the parking lot at Union Station to multiple drop-off points on campus, a daily shuttle runs multiple times. Have a look at the schedule that offers free daily service to Union Station for our guests, students, faculty and staff.
SHUTTLE BUS SERVICES
In addition to the Metro station, the city’s 09/92 bus lines have a stop right in front of the campus’ main entry.
WMATA SCHEDULE AND TRIP PLANNER
The Kellogg Conference Center has everything you need for a comfortable stay at Gallaudet. Best of all–it’s located right on campus!
Gallaudet University, chartered in 1864, is a private university for deaf and hard of hearing students.
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