Inspire every Jewish student to make a meaningful and enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning and Israel.


To enrich the lives of Jewish undergraduate and graduate students so they many enrich the Jewish people, Israel and the world.

The mission of Hillel at Gallaudet University is to promote inclusive Jewish educational, religious, social, cultural, and communal activities at Gallaudet University by creating opportunities for diverse expressions of Jewish life among students. Through these activities, Hillel at Gallaudet University seeks to enrich the lives of its students, increase their sense of their Jewish self, and empower them to enrich the Jewish people and all humanity.

Current Gallaudet students may serve as officers and committee members, as well as sit on the board of directors. The board of directors consists of Gallaudet students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the Washington-area Jewish community.

Hillel at Gallaudet University is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible.