Gallaudet University: Office for Students with Disabilities

General Information

Gallaudet University: Office for Students with Disabilities
Hall Memorial Building, Room S-135
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 651 5256


Patricia Marie Tesar, Director,

James Akridge, Coordinator Office for Students with Disabilities,

Services Offered

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • Offers alternative print services for students, faculty, and staff by reformatting printed materials such as textbooks, brochures, journals, magazines, memos/letters to the specifications of the requester in formats including braille, audiocassette, and large print.

  • Assessment
    • Assesses the needs of students.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides information and referral services.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision equipment and computers.

  • Reading Services
    • Provides support services for students, such as notetaking and reader services.