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GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY

Celebrating The years, Impacting The future.

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OCTOBER 2024

91福利导航’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 17-19, 2024. 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.
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Homecoming 2023 Event Calendar

Frequently Asked Questions

Bison Shop
Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Starbucks Java Corner
Monday – Saturday: 8:00 am – 4:00pm
Rathskellar
Monday – Thursday: 6:00pm – 12:00 am
Friday: 6:00 pm – 1:30 am
Saturday: 4:00 pm – 1:30 am
Marketplace
Monday – Friday: 7:00 – 10:30am; 11:00am – 6:00pm
Cafeteria
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Archives
Wednesday – Friday: 9:00 am – 4:00pm
National Deaf Life Museum at Chapel Hall
Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Ko Nam Art Exhibition 鈥 45 Years through Time and Space at Linda K. Jordan Gallery, Washburn Arts Center Gallery
Monday & Tuesday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am – NOON, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Thursday & Friday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The general admission rate for the event is $12.00, with a wristband issued at the gate in lieu of a ticket. Admission will open at 11:00 a.m.听

Kids 12 and under can come in for free, along with Gallaudet and MSSD students.听

EVENT GUIDELINES:

  • No smoking or tobacco products of any kind are allowed inside the event zone.听
  • No dogs or pets are allowed inside the event zone or any building (other than service animals).
  • No artificial noisemakers are allowed (air horns, whistles, balloons, and so on).
  • Please stay in the appropriate designated spaces for spectators – do not enter or step onto the athletic facilities or fields.听
  • Alcoholic beverages will not be permitted within the event zone and at the stadium; there will be a designated zone for attendees who are 21 and over.听
  • There will be no private tailgating parties.

TAILGATING:

  • There will be a designated zone for 21 and over attendees who would like to consume alcoholic beverages while watching the game. Attendees cannot bring their own alcoholic beverages to the game or the zone.听
  • That zone will be located at Hoy Field near the flagpole. Steel barricades will form the zone, and there will be monitors at the entrance checking IDs and issuing wristbands.听
  • You will be allowed to consume said beverages in the zone but will not be allowed to take them outside of the zone.听
  • The 鈥渢ailgate鈥 zone will be the only zone with alcoholic beverages on hand. It will begin at 12:00 p.m. and conclude at 4:00 p.m.

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听.

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:听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).

Yes! A block of rooms has been reserved at both the Hilton Garden Inn – NOMA and Homewood Suites – New York Avenue听

Hilton Garden Inn

Cut off date: September 19, 2023

Homewood Suites

Cut off date: September 21, 2023

Download our Homecoming Media Kit!

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

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